ATTENTION: Please read this notice carefully for important information about ADAPT/ABC’s current class dates, cancellations, and operating procedures.

For everyone’s safety, ADAPT/ABC’s operations and program schedules have been modified to comply with the most recent COVID-19 Executive Order issued by Governor Abbott, and rules for safe practices published by the national Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

Classes are offered on a restricted basis, limited as to group size to facilitate social distancing practices. An appointment and pre-registration are required until further notice. Students must contact ADAPT/ABC to pre-register and receive instructions prior to attendance.

Precautionary measures and mandated social distancing are observed on the premises. Only symptom- free persons who have not had contact with a sick person will be allowed to attend. Class size is restricted to allow at least 6 feet of space between students. The use of a mask or face covering is urged for all persons at all times while conducting business on the premises or attending classes at ADAPT/ABC.

Whether you are a student, employer, probation officer, parole officer, attorney, or court official, we are here to assist with offender education needs and answer your questions. Please contact us at 361-985- 8598 for additional information.


DEFENSIVE DRIVING (6-hour
Driving Safety Course, TDLR CP206,C0673)

  • For the time being, due to significantly reduced class-size limits, Defensive Driving (Texas Driving Safety Course) is offered every Saturday from 9am to 3pm, and on weekdays by appointment only. Defensive Driving is currently not available on Sundays. Contact us for information or to make an appointment.
  • In the meantime, if you want to take a driving safety course online, you can check out the recommended online classes listed at the end of the home page on this website.

DWI REPEAT OFFENDER
INTERVENTION PROGRAM (DWII/DROP 1354)

  • The next Repeat Offender Intervention Program is set to begin May 25, meeting on Mondays and Tuesdays, 6:30 to 8:30pm.
  • Contact ADAPT to pre-register for this program, as space will be limited.

VICTIM IMPACT PANEL (V.I.P.)

  • Until further notice, the Victim Impact Panel (V.I.P.) is conducted as a live, facilitated presentation of recorded video testimonials by victims of drunk driving.  The presentation is available throughout the week on an as-needed appointment basis.
  • In addition, the V.I.P. is also offered approximately once a month on a Sunday in multiple-group seatings to accommodate demand.  You must pre-register for this program and reserve a time slot.  The next upcoming Sunday V.I.P. day will be May 31, 2020.

DRUG OFFENDER EDUCATION
PROGRAM (DOEP 806)

  • The Drug Offender Education Program is offered by appointment only, to maintain safe class-size limits.  We are scheduling approximately two classes per month.  Contact us for availability or to make an appointment.
  • Contact ADAPT to pre-register for this program, as space will be limited.

DWI EDUCATION (DWIE 880)

  • The DWI Education Program is offered by appointment only, to maintain safe class-size limits.  We are scheduling approximately two classes per month.  Contact us for availability or to make an appointment.
  • Contact ADAPT to pre-register for this program, as space will be limited.

ANGER MANAGEMENT PROGRAM
(NCART)

  • Anger Management is currently being offered by appointment only, to maintain safe class-size limits.  We are scheduling Anger Management approximately once per month.
  • Contact ADAPT to pre-register for this program, as space will be limited.

ALCOHOL EDUCATION PROGRAM FOR
MINORS (MIP/AEPM 639)

  • All scheduled dates for this program are canceled until further notice.


Which Classes or Programs Do You Need?

  • It was a good class. Glad I took it here.

  • I was dreading this, but it ended up being highly enjoyable and useful.

  • The driver safety course (defensive driving) made me realize how complacent I've become.

  • Learned about quite a few new traffic laws.

  • Very nice facility. Good staff and instructor.

  • Course was challenging but not too hard, and to the point.

  • Anger Management saved my relationship! Started using what I learned when I went home the first night.

  • Good classes. No judgment or bias and very informative. Life changing even.

  • The DWI instructor is excellent. I honestly enjoyed this class and learned a lot.

  • Comfortable classroom & environment. Professional staff and instructor. Good job.

  • It made me really think about personal responsibility and using better judgment in the future.


 

 

Online Classes

Driving Safety Class

Adult Driver

 DMV Permit

Mature Driver