Requesting Driving Safety Course If you received a ticket for a moving violation, under the Subtitle C, Transportation Code, you may request permission to take a driving safety course (DSC). Eligible defendants qualifying for the driving safety course must submit payment and all completed forms. Note: Do not start a driving safety course online until you have requested and received approval from the municipal court.
The Defendant has not taken a driving safety course or motorcycle operator's training course within thelast 12 months preceding the date of this offense or is currently not taking a course to dismiss a ticket.
The Defendant provides proof of vehicle insurance.
The Defendant presents a valid Texas Driver's License, permit, or active duty military ID.
The Defendant pays the Court Costs and administrative fees, $144.00 (regular zone) or $169.00 (schoolzone).
The Defendant signs a sworn affidavit that he/she hasn’t had defensive driving in last 12 months.
REASONS NOT TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR DRIVING SAFETY COURSE:
If you hold a Commercial Driver’s License.
Speeding 25 miles per hour above posted speed limit.
Passing a School bus.
Speeding in a construction zone with workers present.