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Become an AARP Driver Safety Volunteer

Become a part of the safe driving solution in your community! Join more than 5,000 AARP Driver Safety volunteers nationwide teaching and organizing the award-winning AARP Smart Driver classroom course curriculum.

As a volunteer, you will:

  • Organize and teach classroom courses in your area at locations such as community centers, hospitals and libraries 
  • Get all the training and tools you need to make your volunteer experience the best it can be.
  • Be part of a local Driver Safety community of dedicated volunteers.
  • Have fun and feel good knowing you’re making a difference in your community.

Many additional volunteer opportunities are available

Do you have a background in marketing or are you good at organizing and managing data? Many options to assist are available: course instructor, data manager, marketing & recruitment specialist, tech adviser or volunteer leader.

Interested in new vehicle technology?

Sign up to teach tech as an AARP Smart DriverTEK presenter. You’ll be helping drivers age 50-plus gain the confidence to use their vehicles’ important, new safety features and giving back to your local community.

Become a Smart DriverTEK Volunteer

Impact of Volunteering

9 out of 10 Drivers Improved

9/10 participants changed at least one driving behavior due to what they learned

16 Million Smart Drivers

Over 16 million Smart Drivers to date

92% Satisfied Course Participants

92% of course participants say they’d recommend the AARP Smart DriverTM course to a friend


*All AARP Driver Safety volunteer positions are unpaid. However, volunteers are reimbursed for approved, program-related, out-of-pocket expenses, such as mileage and postage.