BELLOWS FALLS, Vt. – This curriculum addresses the normal physical changes brought on by the aging process, how these changes can affect driving ability, and then offers ways to compensate for those changes. The course also addresses changes in vehicles, regulations, and roads. Participants will also learn how to interact with other road users, including truckers, bikers, pedestrians, and distracted drivers. Many insurance companies offer a discount to drivers who have completed the class. Drivers who have qualified for a discount by taking the course must take a refresher course every three years. There are no tests.
The program will be held Monday, May 21 from 9:30 a.m. -2:30 p.m. There is a program fee for members and nonmembers. Pre-registration for this course is required. You may register by mailing a check made out to AARP to the senior center at 18 Tuttle Street, Bellows Falls VT 05101.
The center is handicap accessible and ample parking is available. For further information, please call the center at 802-463-3907.