The Utah Safety Council is now offering a four-hour defensive driving course for individuals in the Heber area. The course will take place on Tuesday, January 12th at the Wasatch Senior Center at 465 East 1200 South, from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

The four-hour course consists of classroom instruction and focuses on accident prevention, driving confidence, awareness of hazards and improving driving skills.

Drivers may complete the course for a 50-point reduction from their Utah driving record, once every three years. Individuals 55 years of age and older, may qualify for insurance discounts after completing the course.

Registration is $40 per person, or $10 for those age 55 and over that are only seeking a reduction in their insurance rate. For additional information or to register, please contact the Utah Safety Council at 800-933-5943 or visit