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Maryland driving classes for at risk audiences

Positive Alternatives to Dangerous and Destructive Decisions

PADDD develops and implements educational programs that are designed to prevent impaired and unsafe driving. The content is tailored to at risk audiences. Our programs incorporate local law enforcement, the medical field, the funeral services industry, as well as victims and offenders. We offer one of the most comprehensive prevention programs in the state of Maryland, by bringing together the best speakers in the prevention industry.

See calendar below for current classes.

PADDD Mission

Our mission is to provide the best 'Impaired and Reckless Driving Prevention' classes in the State of Maryland and the surrounding Mid-Atlantic, with the sole intent of preventing traumatic injury and death due to motor vehicle crashes. 

Programs Available

  • Prevention Seminars for Adults and Adolescents Referred by the Court
  • Prevention Assemblies for High Schools and Youth Groups
  • Lectures for Colleges & Universities
  • Presentations for Employers

If you would like to discuss our programs further and learn more about how it could be put to work for you, please contact us at: info@paddd.org or 410-530-7455.

Upcoming classes

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Upcoming PADDD classes

    • 14 Dec 2019
    • 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Jarrettsville Volunteer Fire Department, 3825 Federal Hill Road, Jarrettsville, MD 21084
    • 29
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as private clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program. We work very close with the Drunk Driving Monitoring Program (DDMP) in Maryland. 
    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. 

    Special Instructions:

    1- Eat a good breakfast before attending.

    2- Only water is allowed in the classroom.

    3-You should arrive by 7:45 am, no admittance after 8am.






    • 04 Jan 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Greater Laurel Regional Hospital, 7300 Van Dusen Road, Laurel, MD 20707
    • 43
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention.

    • 06 Jan 2020
    • 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center, 110 E Airport Drive, Frederick, MD 21701
    • 20
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. Registration will start at 4:30pm. 


    FYI: The 130.00 lawyer fee for class reflects that includes a $30.00 free that court ordered clients pay at the court house. Both court ordered and lawyer clients pay the same amount. 



    • 18 Jan 2020
    • 9:45 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center 110 Airport Drive East Frederick, MD 21701
    • 30
    Register

    Positive Choices 4 Life is created as an alternative sentencing program for teens who can benefit from practical lessons in injury prevention. The leading cause of death in teens is accidents (unintentional injuries).  According to the CDC, one-third of all deaths is due to motor vehicle crashes and overdoses. A new trend among teens is vaping. According to the NIH vaping devices are popular and the most commonly used form of nicotine among youth in the United States. The new trend is vaping marijuana and presents a new group of health concerns including serious lung injury and in a few cases death. This is a 2 ½ hour class taught by professional staff with a background in injury prevention. Parents are encouraged to attend as well as siblings at no additional charge.


    Registration states at 9:45am

    Class starts at 10 am



    • 18 Jan 2020
    • 9:45 AM - 12:30 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center 110 Airport Drive East Frederick, MD 21701
    • 27
    Register

    Positive Choices 4 Life is created as an alternative sentencing program for teens who can benefit from practical lessons in injury prevention. The leading cause of death in teens is accidents (unintentional injuries).  According to the CDC, one-third of all deaths is due to motor vehicle crashes and overdoses. A new trend among teens is vaping. According to the NIH vaping devices are popular and the most commonly used form of nicotine among youth in the United States. The new trend is vaping marijuana and presents a new group of health concerns including serious lung injury and in a few cases death. This is a 2 ½ hour class taught by professional staff with a background in injury prevention. Parents are encouraged to attend as well as siblings at no additional charge.


    Registration states at 9:45am

    Class starts at 10 am



    • 10 Feb 2020
    • 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center, 110 E Airport Drive, Frederick, MD 21701
    • 25
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. Registration will start at 4:30pm. 


    FYI: The 130.00 lawyer fee for class reflects that includes a $30.00 free that court ordered clients pay at the court house. Both court ordered and lawyer clients pay the same amount. 



    • 22 Feb 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Jarrettsville Volunteer Fire Department, 3825 Federal Hill Road, Jarrettsville, MD 21084
    • 48
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as private clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program. We work very close with the Drunk Driving Monitoring Program (DDMP) in Maryland. 
    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. 

    Special Instructions:

    1- Eat a good breakfast before attending.

    2- Only water is allowed in the classroom.

    3-You should arrive by 7:45 am, no admittance after 8am.


    Please park in back due to Fire Dept events for February class





    • 02 Mar 2020
    • 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center, 110 E Airport Drive, Frederick, MD 21701
    • 25
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. Registration will start at 4:30pm. 


    FYI: The 130.00 lawyer fee for class reflects that includes a $30.00 free that court ordered clients pay at the court house. Both court ordered and lawyer clients pay the same amount. 



    • 07 Mar 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Greater Laurel Regional Hospital, 7300 Van Dusen Road, Laurel, MD 20707
    • 50
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention.

    • 21 Mar 2020
    • 9:45 AM - 12:30 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center 110 Airport Drive East Frederick, MD 21701
    • 30
    Register

    Positive Choices 4 Life is created as an alternative sentencing program for teens who can benefit from practical lessons in injury prevention. The leading cause of death in teens is accidents (unintentional injuries).  According to the CDC, one-third of all deaths is due to motor vehicle crashes and overdoses. A new trend among teens is vaping. According to the NIH vaping devices are popular and the most commonly used form of nicotine among youth in the United States. The new trend is vaping marijuana and presents a new group of health concerns including serious lung injury and in a few cases death. This is a 2 ½ hour class taught by professional staff with a background in injury prevention. Parents are encouraged to attend as well as siblings at no additional charge.


    Registration states at 9:45am

    Class starts at 10 am



    • 06 Apr 2020
    • 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center, 110 E Airport Drive, Frederick, MD 21701
    • 25
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. Registration will start at 4:30pm. 


    FYI: The 130.00 lawyer fee for class reflects that includes a $30.00 free that court ordered clients pay at the court house. Both court ordered and lawyer clients pay the same amount. 



    • 25 Apr 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Jarrettsville Volunteer Fire Department, 3825 Federal Hill Road, Jarrettsville, MD 21084
    • 50
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as private clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program. We work very close with the Drunk Driving Monitoring Program (DDMP) in Maryland. 
    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. 

    Special Instructions:

    1- Eat a good breakfast before attending.

    2- Only water is allowed in the classroom.

    3-You should arrive by 7:45 am, no admittance after 8am.



    Please park in back due to Fire Dept events for April class




    • 02 May 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Greater Laurel Regional Hospital, 7300 Van Dusen Road, Laurel, MD 20707
    • 50
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention.

    • 04 May 2020
    • 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center, 110 E Airport Drive, Frederick, MD 21701
    • 25
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. Registration will start at 4:30pm. 


    FYI: The 130.00 lawyer fee for class reflects that includes a $30.00 free that court ordered clients pay at the court house. Both court ordered and lawyer clients pay the same amount. 



    • 16 May 2020
    • 9:45 AM - 12:30 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center 110 Airport Drive East Frederick, MD 21701
    • 30
    Register

    Positive Choices 4 Life is created as an alternative sentencing program for teens who can benefit from practical lessons in injury prevention. The leading cause of death in teens is accidents (unintentional injuries).  According to the CDC, one-third of all deaths is due to motor vehicle crashes and overdoses. A new trend among teens is vaping. According to the NIH vaping devices are popular and the most commonly used form of nicotine among youth in the United States. The new trend is vaping marijuana and presents a new group of health concerns including serious lung injury and in a few cases death. This is a 2 ½ hour class taught by professional staff with a background in injury prevention. Parents are encouraged to attend as well as siblings at no additional charge.


    Registration states at 9:45am

    Class starts at 10 am



    • 01 Jun 2020
    • 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center, 110 E Airport Drive, Frederick, MD 21701
    • 25
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. Registration will start at 4:30pm. 


    FYI: The 130.00 lawyer fee for class reflects that includes a $30.00 free that court ordered clients pay at the court house. Both court ordered and lawyer clients pay the same amount. 



    • 27 Jun 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Jarrettsville Volunteer Fire Department, 3825 Federal Hill Road, Jarrettsville, MD 21084
    • 50
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as private clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program. We work very close with the Drunk Driving Monitoring Program (DDMP) in Maryland. 
    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. 

    Special Instructions:

    1- Eat a good breakfast before attending.

    2- Only water is allowed in the classroom.

    3-You should arrive by 7:45 am, no admittance after 8am.







    • 06 Jul 2020
    • 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center, 110 E Airport Drive, Frederick, MD 21701
    • 25
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. Registration will start at 4:30pm. 


    FYI: The 130.00 lawyer fee for class reflects that includes a $30.00 free that court ordered clients pay at the court house. Both court ordered and lawyer clients pay the same amount. 



    • 11 Jul 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Greater Laurel Regional Hospital, 7300 Van Dusen Road, Laurel, MD 20707
    • 50
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention.

    • 03 Aug 2020
    • 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center, 110 E Airport Drive, Frederick, MD 21701
    • 25
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. Registration will start at 4:30pm. 


    FYI: The 130.00 lawyer fee for class reflects that includes a $30.00 free that court ordered clients pay at the court house. Both court ordered and lawyer clients pay the same amount. 



    • 22 Aug 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Jarrettsville Volunteer Fire Department, 3825 Federal Hill Road, Jarrettsville, MD 21084
    • 50
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as private clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program. We work very close with the Drunk Driving Monitoring Program (DDMP) in Maryland. 
    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. 

    Special Instructions:

    1- Eat a good breakfast before attending.

    2- Only water is allowed in the classroom.

    3-You should arrive by 7:45 am, no admittance after 8am.







    • 05 Sep 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Greater Laurel Regional Hospital, 7300 Van Dusen Road, Laurel, MD 20707
    • 50
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention.

    • 14 Sep 2020
    • 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center, 110 E Airport Drive, Frederick, MD 21701
    • 25
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. Registration will start at 4:30pm. 


    FYI: The 130.00 lawyer fee for class reflects that includes a $30.00 free that court ordered clients pay at the court house. Both court ordered and lawyer clients pay the same amount. 



    • 19 Sep 2020
    • 9:45 AM - 12:30 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center 110 Airport Drive East Frederick, MD 21701
    • 30
    Register

    Positive Choices 4 Life is created as an alternative sentencing program for teens who can benefit from practical lessons in injury prevention. The leading cause of death in teens is accidents (unintentional injuries).  According to the CDC, one-third of all deaths is due to motor vehicle crashes and overdoses. A new trend among teens is vaping. According to the NIH vaping devices are popular and the most commonly used form of nicotine among youth in the United States. The new trend is vaping marijuana and presents a new group of health concerns including serious lung injury and in a few cases death. This is a 2 ½ hour class taught by professional staff with a background in injury prevention. Parents are encouraged to attend as well as siblings at no additional charge.


    Registration states at 9:45am

    Class starts at 10 am



    • 05 Oct 2020
    • 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center, 110 E Airport Drive, Frederick, MD 21701
    • 25
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. Registration will start at 4:30pm. 


    FYI: The 130.00 lawyer fee for class reflects that includes a $30.00 free that court ordered clients pay at the court house. Both court ordered and lawyer clients pay the same amount. 



    • 24 Oct 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Jarrettsville Volunteer Fire Department, 3825 Federal Hill Road, Jarrettsville, MD 21084
    • 50
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as private clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program. We work very close with the Drunk Driving Monitoring Program (DDMP) in Maryland. 
    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. 

    Special Instructions:

    1- Eat a good breakfast before attending.

    2- Only water is allowed in the classroom.

    3-You should arrive by 7:45 am, no admittance after 8am.


    Please park around back due to an fire department event. 





    • 02 Nov 2020
    • 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center, 110 E Airport Drive, Frederick, MD 21701
    • 25
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. Registration will start at 4:30pm. 


    FYI: The 130.00 lawyer fee for class reflects that includes a $30.00 free that court ordered clients pay at the court house. Both court ordered and lawyer clients pay the same amount. 



    • 07 Nov 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Greater Laurel Regional Hospital, 7300 Van Dusen Road, Laurel, MD 20707
    • 50
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention.

    • 21 Nov 2020
    • 9:45 AM - 12:30 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center 110 Airport Drive East Frederick, MD 21701
    • 30
    Register

    Positive Choices 4 Life is created as an alternative sentencing program for teens who can benefit from practical lessons in injury prevention. The leading cause of death in teens is accidents (unintentional injuries).  According to the CDC, one-third of all deaths is due to motor vehicle crashes and overdoses. A new trend among teens is vaping. According to the NIH vaping devices are popular and the most commonly used form of nicotine among youth in the United States. The new trend is vaping marijuana and presents a new group of health concerns including serious lung injury and in a few cases death. This is a 2 ½ hour class taught by professional staff with a background in injury prevention. Parents are encouraged to attend as well as siblings at no additional charge.


    Registration states at 9:45am

    Class starts at 10 am



    • 07 Dec 2020
    • 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Frederick County Law Enforcement Center, 110 E Airport Drive, Frederick, MD 21701
    • 25
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as non court ordered clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program.

    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. Registration will start at 4:30pm. 


    FYI: The 130.00 lawyer fee for class reflects that includes a $30.00 free that court ordered clients pay at the court house. Both court ordered and lawyer clients pay the same amount. 



    • 12 Dec 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Jarrettsville Volunteer Fire Department, 3825 Federal Hill Road, Jarrettsville, MD 21084
    • 50
    Register
    This class is for anyone who needs to attend an educational program that is listed with the alternative sentencing programs for the State of Maryland. PADDD accepts court ordered as well as private clients who have had DWI, DUI, Speeding tickets, and or traffic violations and could benefit from and educational program. We work very close with the Drunk Driving Monitoring Program (DDMP) in Maryland. 
    The class is 3-hours and is full of good information from experts in the field of Emergency Medicine and Injury Prevention. 

    Special Instructions:

    1- Eat a good breakfast before attending.

    2- Only water is allowed in the classroom.

    3-You should arrive by 7:45 am, no admittance after 8am.


    Please park around back due to an fire department event. 





Address: 255 Clifton Blvd #313, Westminster, MD 21157

Phone: 410-530-7455

Email: info@paddd.org

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