Defensive Driving School

If you have been ordered by the Judge of the Belle Meade City Court to attend a Defensive Driving School:

  • You must attend and complete a Tennessee Department of Safety approved 4-hour Defensive Driving School Classroom or Online Class
  • Names and links to several Tennessee approved online schools are below. This is  not an all-inclusive list. You may choose a different online school, but you must verify that the course provider is on the Tennessee Department of Safety’s approved list.
  • On your court date, you will be given instructions to complete the Defensive Driving School requirements and return your certificate of completion to the Belle Meade Court Clerk. Certificates must be received  in the Clerk’s office at or before 4 pm on the deadline date.

Return by mail or hand delivery to:

City of Belle Meade Court Clerk
4705 Harding Road
Nashville, TN 37205

Return by email to

Tennessee Department of Safety Approved 4-hour Defensive Driving School Online Classes:

WARNING: If you do NOT pass the course or complete the course within the completion date given in court, you will not be able to retake the class, and you will not be given a refund for the class fee. Also, your driver license may be suspended, and your ticket will appear on your driving record as a guilty verdict.