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CHP is offering a free class for new teenage drivers

Driving a Car
Posted at 2:56 PM, Aug 27, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-27 17:56:47-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KERO) — CHP is offering a “start smart” program for current or soon-to-be teenage drivers and their parents.

The class is two hours and completely free. It discusses important issues such as, safe driving habits, consequences of a poor choice behind the wheel, and tips on how to avoid a collision. The goal is to make teens and parents more aware and more prepared to handle the stress of a new driver.

The class is on Aug. 31 at 6 p.m. at Bakersfield CHP 420 Club, 3910 Alfred Harrell Hwy.

Call (661) 396-6600 to sign up, at least one parent must accompany the student.