Desoto Traffic School
Desoto County Driving School
If you're a resident of Arcadia, have a Florida Driver's license, or you received a traffic
ticket in Florida, then traffic school may be for you! By electing traffic school you may be able to avoid points on your
driver's license, and maintain your clean driving record.
If you are interested
in electing traffic school you must download this form, and return it to the Clerk of Court within 30 days of the issuance of your citation. Failure to pay the fine and attend
traffic school will result in suspension of your driver’s license and the assessment of late fees.
are many Driver School Course Providers in Florida. You can find a traffic school online, or you can enroll in a Florida DHSMV
and Court approved online traffic school course with The Emilio School, Inc.
Desoto County Traffic School Benefits
1. Your insurance rates cannot go up and your policy cannot be canceled unless you are at fault in a crash.
F.S. 626.9541(1)(o)12; 318.14(9) and(10)
Points may not be added to your driver's license record, adjudication of guilt is withheld, safe driver status is maintained
F.S. 318.14(9); s .322.27; 318.18(3)
3. Available at home (Internet or Video/DVD) or in the Classroom
4. If you caused a crash that required someone, including yourself, to be transported to a medical facility,
the election would satisfy the statutory requirement to attend a Traffic Collision Avoidance Course.