October 25, 2011 > Free Class for Veterans, Military Personnel
Free Class for Veterans, Military Personnel
Submitted By Steve Cho
AARP wishes to acknowledge, recognize and thank veterans and all military personnel (active duty, retired, guard or reserve regardless of age) for their dedication and commitment to service.
AARP's Driver Safety Program (DSP) is being offered to all veterans and military personnel free of charge for the month of November, 2011. Spouses also qualify for the free class as well. Non-veterans may also sign up for the class but there is a nominal charge of $12 (AARP members) and $14 (non AARP members),
The DSP class is an 8 hours class (2 classes of 4 hrs each). Participants who complete the class and who are at least 55 qualify for a special discount on their auto insurance policy. Discounts will vary depending on the insurance company.
Classes will be offered at the Crossroads Church in Fremont (41386 Fremont Blvd, Fremont, CA 94538, Irvington District):
Friday: Nov 4 & Nov 11 from 8:15am - 12:15pm
Saturday: Nov 5 & Nov 12 from 8:15am - 12:15 pm
Volunteer instructors for the classes are Carol Rostamic and Steve Cho
To register for either of the classes, please call Steve Cho at (510) 797-6426. Registration must be completed by Wed, Nov 2.
To qualify for the free class, veterans need to present a valid form of military ID (i.e., Military ID, discharge papers - DD Form 214, American Legion card, dependent ID card, VFW card). Spouses need to present a valid military spouse ID (i.e., Dependent ID card - DD Form 1172, membership card to organizations such as the American Legion or VFW).