NOTE: Prior to starting a traffic school you must contact your court to request a traffic school option. Traffic School option must be selected prior to your appearance date and any continuances.
It may take up to 21 days for a ticket to appear on court’s website. Courts /Police departments are not required to send you courtesy reminder notes.
You can sign up for approved Traffic School in California online if you are eligible.
- First locate your California court. Have your traffic ticket and driver license and credit card ready as you will need to provide certain information and make payment.
- Follow court’s instructions to Select Traffic School Option
- Make Payment – You will need to pay your entire bail + any assessments + traffic school processing fee. Note this does not include a fee paid to the licensed traffic school.
- Your date court appearance date will be extended to allow sufficient time to comply with traffic school completion, typically 30-60 days.
YOU MUST COMPLETE CA DMV APPROVED TRAFFIC SCHOOL PRIOR TO THAT DATE. FAILURE TO COMPLETE TRAFFIC SCHOOL BEFORE COURT’S DUE DATE, WILL RESULT IN YOUR BAIL FORFEITURE AND RESULT IN UNMASKED CONVICTION ON YOUR DRIVING RECORD.