Alive at 25 | Frequently Asked Question’s
Who can take the course? Anyone between the ages of 14-24 is welcome to take the course. You do not have to have a learner's permit or a driver's license.
What happens during the course? The course provides important information about the dangers facing young motorists and how to remain safe on the road. The course is 4.5 hours long, takes place in an interactive classroom setting, and includes instructional videos and class discussion. You will receive a certificate of course completion at the end of the course.
How much does it cost? The course costs $35 per student. There is a $3.00 processing fee to pay with Credit Card.
Will this course reduce my insurance rates? It depends on your insurance provider. Please contact them directly to see if completion of the course provides any benefits.
Is this a driver education course? Alive at 25 is a four and a half hour defensive driving program which focuses on the behaviors of driving not necessarily the mechanics which is different from driver's education. This course does not offer behind the wheel, it is all class room instruction. Alive at 25 is designed to teach young drivers to be aware of many of the typical driving hazards facing young motorists.
Can I register for a course that's happening today? Due to the demand of the class we do not accept walk-ins but you can contact our office at 803.732.6778 to see if the class has seats available.
I don't have a credit or debit card to pay online and my class date is coming up, what should I do?
You may make a payment at our administrative office, located at 121 Ministry Drive, Irmo, SC 29063. Normal office hours are 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Our office is closed for all State holidays. You can pay by cash or money order.
How do I change or transfer my registration to a different course? If you have previously registered for a course and want to transfer to a new course date or location, please call us at 803.732.6778.
I wasn't able to make my scheduled class what should I do?
You must call our office to re-register. Depending on your situation, you may be required to pay the tuition fee again to re-register.
How do I get a new certificate of completion for my course? Replacement certificates are issued for a $10 fee. Simply call us at 803.732.6778 to request a new certificate.
How do I pay the tuition? You have two payment options:
1) Send a money order to our office.
Please include the student name and ID number provided on the confirmation letter:
South Carolina National Safety Council
121 Ministry Drive
Irmo, SC 29063
No payments are accepted at the course location. Payments must be received prior to the scheduled course.
2) Pay with credit or debit card. You may either call our offices to pay by phone at 803.732.6778, or pay online with a credit and debit card payments please note that there is a $3 processing fee.
121 Ministry Drive Irmo, SC 29063
803.732.6778 | Fax: 803.732.6757
South Carolina Chapter National Safety Council
is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.