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Sarasota is a great place to live and drive. And the number of drivers is growing all the time. Regardless of where you drive in Sarasota from I75 to Fruitville road or Washington Blvd to Tamiami trail there's plenty of traffic and plenty of law enforcement writing traffic tickets.

If you get a traffic ticket in Sarasota you do have some options to avoid any negative impact on your Florida drivers license and your auto insurance. If you just pay the full fine you will have the points on your license and your insurance could go up. But if you take our Florida DMV approved traffic school course either online or on video you can avoid points and protect you insurance.

The easiest solution is to complete an online traffic school course. For a ticket in Florida the course is called Basic Driver Improvement.

Florida 4 Hour Basic Driver Improvement Course - $27.39

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If you received a traffic ticket in Florida then this course is for you. The 4 hour Basic Driver Improvement (BDI & TCAC) Florida traffic school course makes you eligible for:

  • No points on your drivers license for the current violation
  • No auto insurance increase as a result of violation
  • This course is also known as DDS (Defensive Driving School)

How does this work? Read "How Traffic School Works"

Approved by the State of Florida in all 67 counties - more details

$27.39 is your total cost - complete your course and select how to receive your certificate. First class mail is no charge or elect to get it via email for $9.95. Emails typically arrive within a few minutes but allow up to 2 hours.

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Florida Traffic School Classes

All courses are approved by the Florida DMV in all Florida counties.


Florida 4 Hour Basic Driver Improvement Course - $27.39

For speeding tickets, moving violations, and other civil traffic violations that will result in points on your drivers license.


Florida Learners Permit | First Time Driver (DATA) - $29.95

Required class to get your learner permit or first drivers license as an adult in Florida


DMV Test Online for Learners Permit - $24.95

The 40 question test required to get your drivers license or leaner permit


Florida 8 Hour Traffic School - $60

Florida court or judge to take an 8-hour driver improvement/defensive driving course. Also for drivers in certain counties that allow 8 hour traffic school to be taken for a second infraction in the same 12 month period.


Insurance Discount for Drivers Over 55 _ $14.95

Drivers over 55 that take this course are entitled by Florida law to get a 10 percent reduction on their auto insurance for 3 years.


Florida Drivers License Record

Get a copy of your Florida driving record - 3 year, 7 year or full driving history.


12 Hour (ADI) Traffic School - $99

Take your ADI - 12 hour traffic school all online. No class room required.


Traffic School Made Easy

Gone are the days of going down to a motel on a Saturday morning for 4 hours. Now you can complete a traffic school class from home on your schedule. Start when you want, come and go, and clean up your ticket easily.


Sarasota Online Traffic School Information


Traffic School Guide for Sarasota

Our courses are approved by the Florida DMV in all Florida counties. Read our guide for working with the Sarasota County Clerk of Court.

Taking an online driving course is the quickest and easiest way to avoid points for a traffic ticket.

Note that you pay your fine and send your traffic school certificate to the clerk of court in the county where you received your traffic ticket. For Sarasota that is the Sarasota County Clerk of court.

Online Traffic School Benefits:

  • Start when you are ready (available 24x7), retake free until you pass
  • Complete the traffic school online course all at once or take your time (come and go)
  • Certificate by first class mail is free, email your certificate for $9.95

Common Questions about Sarasota Florida Traffic School

How do I know if I should select TCAC when I signup for the four hour traffic school course
If a judge ordered you to take the 4 Hour traffic school or defensive driving course then select TCAC during signup.

Note: if you were ordered to complete an 8 hour traffic school (defensive driving) course then click here.

If you elected (decided on your own) to take traffic school to avoid points do not select "TCAC" and enter the citation number and county for the ticket instead.

Is your traffic school course approved by the state of Florida?
Yes, all of our traffic school courses are approved in all Florida counties.

How do I receive my traffic school certificate
When you complete your course you will be offered several options for receiving your certificate.

The options are as follows:
First Class Mail - Free
Email - $9.95
UPS Overnight or 2nd day - price determined by your location

How does the email certificate work?
We will generate a PDF file of your traffic school certificate and send you an email with the PDF attached.

In addition to the PDF file which you open and print with Adobe Acrobat the email will include a link to your traffic school certificate.

The goal is for you to print your traffic school certificate so you can turn it into the clerk of court.

Do I have to do the 4 hours of my traffic school course for Sarasota all at once?
No, you can logout at any time and the system will save your time. When you log back into the system you will start where you left off.

More Questions - go to our florida traffic school help page

Sarasota County Clerk of Court website.