Arizona Judicial Branch

School and Instructor Certification Information



Sunday Maintenance Schedule

The AS/400 systems (DDTS II), will be down Sunday, September 18th from 9:30 p.m. until 6:00 a.m., September 19th for the full system save. 

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Support Center.


The AOC Information Technology Division (ITD) has a new email address.  The old email, is no longer in service.  If you need IT assistance please send an email to

When requesting user access for DDTS, please submit a User Access Request Form (UARF).  You can access the UARF from the Defensive Driving Forms and Documents webpage, found here: .

If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact the Division at . 

Instructor Training 2016

Instructor training will be held on August 19, 2016 and September 23, 2016.

Register here:

Enter password: 2016DDI

School Owners Meeting

2017 - To Be Determined 

To view Agenda


Congratulations on your decision to join the team of elite professionals which make up the Defensive Driving School organization in Arizona.

The following documentation provides information about starting an Arizona certified defensive driving school and/or becoming a certified defensive driving instructor.  Please read all materials before completing an application. The applications are form-fill documents which require you to open the documents, complete the forms online and print them out to send in to the Arizona Supreme Court, along with any required attachments.  You cannot submit these forms electronically.

PLEASE NOTE:  The Certification and Licensing Division  will only accept the current application listed below.

New School Certification Information and Applications

Initial Application for Business Certification

School Member Application

ADM for current Certified Schools

Application Addendum for Initial application-ADM Schools

Instructor Certification Information and Applications

*You must pass the examination before applying for instructor certification*

Study Guide

2017 Certification Examination Schedule

2016 Certification Examination Schedule

Police Instructor Waiver

School Complaint Form

Download the Complaint Form for a Defensive Driving School or Instructor

Reference Documents

ADA Toolkit: Chapter 1, Statutes & Regulations

Click here to view Administrative Order 2013-13 Affecting ACJA 7-205 On 1-30-2013

ACJA 7-201
ACJA 7-205
Administrative Orders 
ARS Sections