Tampa - Florida Defensive Driving Courses

We offer Defensive Driving Courses, also known as Traffic School Courses in traditional classrooms and online 24/7 for your convinience. Our instructors are certified and approved by the National Traffic Safety Institute and the Department of Motor Vehicles to teach in the counties of Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, Polk, Osceola, Orange, Dade, Broward, Lee, and in the rest of the 67 counties of the state of Florida. We also provide online courses in New York, New Jersey, Delaware and Virginia.

ADES is on vacation through 08-17-2018

ADES - Academic Defensive Driving Courses
English & Spanish Courses
Tampa – Florida

We are your traffic school in Tampa Florida. We offer defensive driving courses or traffic school courses in traditional classrooms and 24/7 online for your convinience. All our defensive driving courses and instructors are certified and approved to teach in the counties of Hillsborough, Pinellas, Polk, Osceola, Orange, Miami – Dade, Broward, Lee, and in the rest of the 67 counties of the state of Florida. Drivers can also take a defensive driving course at our traffic school for tickets received in other states including Arizona, Georgia, Texas, North Carolina, and Virginia. The following are our traffic school courses:

4-Hour Drug and Alcohol (TLSAE/DATA) for new drivers or for drivers from other countries who do not have their driver license with them or it has been expired. Drivers with a valid driver license do not need to take this class to get a Florida Driver License.

4-Hour BDI (Basic Driving Improvement) to avoid points in your driving record for: being involved in an accident, careless driving, red light running, passing school bus, highway racing, reckless driving, auto insurance discounts. This is the most common driving school course.

8-Hour IDI (Intermediate Driving Improvement is usually required for traffic tickets received in other states.

8-Hour Aggressive courts order this class to people whose driving behavior put at risk other drivers.

12-Hour ADI (Advanced Driving Improvement) is a court ordered traffic course for: many tickets in 12 months period, habitual traffic offenders, suspended driver licenses.

Welcome to ADES Traffic Courses!

ADES - Academic English and Spanish Courses

ADES has been offering English and Spanish courses for adults in Tampa since 2003 with excellent outcomes. ADES English and Spanish courses are tailored to assure effective learning experiences in an enjoyable academic environment. All our face-to-face and online language courses are designed and developed by Mrs. Leonor Mendiola Adams, a Certified TESOL Instructor and Master of Science in Instructional Design and Technology from the University of Tampa.

Who we are and what people say about us

ADES is a team of professional educators who believe in academic development as means of improving driving behavior, human communication and cultural integration

  • Bradley Bourque
    "Best driving course I've attended. Very good instructor and very fair course price. I would highly recommend it to anyone who wants to have a kind and helpful learning environment."
    Bradley Bourque
  • Alex Rodriguez
    "Amazing class even when in a bad spot. I'd highly recommend this location."
    Alex Rodriguez
  • Chimene Rivera
    "Class was very informative. Live class help gain much experience and the instructor is very educated on how people react from her own experience. great class, wasn't a bore that I anticipated it would be. Great activities"
    Chimene Rivera
  • Ben Orr
    "This is by far the best traffic school I have attended. The instructor (Leonor Adams) is very attentive, makes the class interesting in addition to educational..."
    Ben Orr
  • Andrew Ollom
    "One of the best driving courses I've ever taken. Very thorough, feel like I will be a much better driver and person now."
    Andrew Ollom
  • Darcy Fak
    "I called every school in both Hillsborough and Polk county. Lenora was awesome. I recommend ADES for all your traffic school needs."
    Darcy Fak

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Whether you need to attend traffic school or are interested in learning English or Spanish, we have the right courses for you.