Defensive Driving

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Welcome to the Official State of Arizona Defensive Driving Web Site

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This web site contains information of specific interest to the public, defensive driving schools, and to those individuals who desire to attend a defensive driving school in the state of Arizona.

To access a list of certified defensive driving schools by phone, call: 1-888-334-5565.

 If you have questions, email to:


TO:                 Interested Persons

FROM:           Certification and Licensing Division

DATE:           January 7, 2014

RE:                Defensive Driving Board Member Recruitment


The Arizona Supreme Court is currently seeking interested candidates for appointment to the Defensive Driving Board. The Defensive Driving Board is comprised of eleven volunteer members appointed by the Chief Justice for three-year terms. The Defensive Driving Board meets every other month to consider and make decisions regarding certification and disciplinary matters involving defensive driving schools and instructors.  The Board also makes recommendations to the Arizona Supreme Court regarding defensive driving issues.   Applications are being sought for the following Board position:


Limited Jurisdiction Court Administrator Member - This seat has recently become vacant due to resignation.  The new member will finish the current term which will expire on December 31, 2015.

Additional information may be obtained by contacting the Defensive Driving Program by email to  The deadline to apply is January 24, 2014.  Interested persons may submit a resume and an application form to:

 Certification and Licensing Division
Attention: Debbie MacDougall
Arizona Supreme Court, Administrative Office of the Courts
1501 West Washington, Suite 104
Phoenix, Arizona 85007
FAX – (602) 452-3958