55+ driver discount refresher courses offered in Brainerd lakes area


The Minnesota Highway Safety Center will offer three 55+ driver discount courses locally in February.

  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 3, at the Crosslake Community Center.
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 4, at Lutheran Church of the Cross in Nisswa.
  • 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 22, at Pequot Lakes High School.

Courses are also available online at

This class will save eligible drivers 10% on their auto insurance. Completion of an eight-hour course qualifies some drivers for the discount. To maintain the discount, they must complete a four-hour refresher every three years.

A Minnesota Highway Safety & Research Center certified instructor will update drivers on defensive-driving tips, changes in laws, vehicle technology and traffic safety.

Cost of the four-hour refresher course is $24. For more information or to register, visit or call 1-888-234-1294.

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