Defensive Driving                
(Frequently Asked Questions) FAQs

Q. Is Ballard Defensive School State Approved?
A. Yes, we are certified and approved by the State of Texas and Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.

Q. Do I have to contact the Court before taking the class?
A. You must get permission from the Court before taking the class for ticket dismissal.

Q. Will taking the course get me a reduction on my automobile insurance premium?
Most insurance companies offer a 10% discount.  Contact your company to see what they offer.

Q. If I take defensive driving for the insurance discount, may I take it again for ticket dismissal the same year?
A.Yes. If you take a class for insurance only, you can take it again in the same year for ticket dismissal.

Q: How do I reserve my seat for Defensive Driving Class?
A: Click Here to Reserve your seat for Defensive Driving Class.

Q. Can you expedite my certificate?
A. Yes, we have two different services to get your certificate fast.

Q. What should I bring to class with me?
A. Your drivers license, copy of your ticket OR court papers; pen; cash or check or money order.

Q. What should I do when I receive my Certificate?
A. Follow the court instructions.  Every court is different.  Read your instructions carefully and follow them.

Q: What are some links I can visit that relate to defensive driving?

Ballard Defensive Driving School
(972) 222-6088