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CHP offering free "Start Smart" class for new drivers

Posted at 8:40 AM, Aug 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-14 11:43:32-04

The California Highway Patrol is hosting a "Start Smart" class Tuesday, August 14. 

The class is free and offered to current and prospective teenage drivers and their parents or guardians. It's a two-hour class to talk about safe driving habits, making good decisions behind the wheel, tips on avoiding a collision and more. 

The class is at 6 p.m. Tuesday evening at the Bakersfield CHP officer at 9855 Compagnoni Street. Call Bakersfield CHP at 661-396-6600 to sign up.