Arizona Judicial Branch

School and Instructor Certification Information



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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 2017


Certification and Licensing Division (CLD) Presentation

 Materials for the December 14, 2017 AJC  Meeting

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 April 1, 2018 School Fee Change Memo/Form
School Fee Change Memo-April 2018
 School Fee Change Form - April 2018

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

2018 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