Defensive Driving

Traffic Safety Classes

The Traffic Safety Program at Parkland College offers Defensive Driving courses for either 1) drivers of all ages who have received a single ticket violation, or 2) drivers ages 16-21 who have had a license suspended by the Secretary of State.  


Meet Your Instructor Jeremy Canales:

After earning a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice at Ferris State University in Michigan, JEREMY CANALES took a position with the Rapid City Police Department as a patrolman before taking a position with the Champaign Police Department.  Officer Canales has been involved with the Police Training Institute as a Emergency Vehicle Operator, Physical Trainer, and Role Player.  

Jeremy has been with Champaign Police Department since 2001.  He has taught multiple classes through the Community Outreach Program, and is currently a School Resource Officer.