The Minnesota Highway Safety Center will offer 55+ Driver Discount Courses in April.

Four-hour refresher courses will be available from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, at the Crosslake Community Center and from 5-9 p.m. Friday, April 19, at Pequot Lakes High School.

An eight-hour first-time course will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, at Pequot Lakes Baptist Church.

Courses are also available online at

This class will save participants up to 10 percent on their auto insurance. Completion of an eight-hour course qualifies participants 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 participants on defensive driving tips, changes in laws, vehicle technology and traffic safety.

The cost of the four-hour refresher course is $22, and the eight-hour course is $26. For more information or to register, visit or call 1-888-234-1294.