FAQ’S

What is the purpose of the class? Re-education for those who have Shoplifted or have been accused of Theft in an attempt to give you information that you can use to change your behavior.

What is the cost and how do I pay? $50.00, paid at registration by credit or debit card or $80.00 EXACT CASH ONLY at the classroom.

What if I don’t have a credit card? You can mail a money order but it must be received before the class date or pay $80.00 EXACT CASH at the classroom.

Where is the class held? Two Locations to choose from:

In Stillwater, he class is held about two miles from the Washington County Courthouse at 5801 Neal Av N, Stillwater, MN 55082. It is in the Safeway Driving School building (5813) in the Oak Park Ponds Shopping Center. Kowalksi’s Market is at the end of the strip mall.

In Blaine, the class is held in the Northgate Shopping Center, at the Safeway Driving School location.  the address is 1512 125th Ave NE Blaine, MN 55449

Is SATA class associated with Safeway Driving School? No. The SATA class rents the classroom space from Safeway. Do not contact Safeway for any reason.

How do I get additional information about the SATA class? You can email Jim@sataclass.org or call 651-800-5488 during normal business hours. Messages will be returned the same or next day.

What if I cannot make the class I registered for? If you Jim at least 24 hours before the class, you can either move to another class or we will refund $75.00 ($20 retained for admin fee). If you miss the class without notifying us, there will be no refund.

Are there any discounts? No.

Do I have to bring anything? You have to bring identification – driver’s license, school ID, etc.

If the class is full, do you have a wait list? Yes, we will call you if there is a cancellation.

How long is the class and are there any breaks?  Two hours with one 10 minute break

Can I be late or leave early? No. The door is locked once the class starts. The full two hours are required to receive the certificate.

If the weather is bad, do you cancel class? Unless we call you, the class will be held as scheduled.

Do I have to talk in the class? No, but you must be paying attention.

Will I have to tell everyone what I did? No, that is your private matter.

Will it be really boring? The class will be boring only if you choose to see it that way. This class, like life, is about attitude as much as information. The material is delivered through PowerPoint lecture, videos and discussion.

During class, can I text, talk, read emails, update my Face Book page while in class? No. Zero tolerance on this issue. You may retake the class if you choose to violate this rule.

Can I sleep or have my head down? No, you are required to listen and pay attention during the class.

Can I have food and drink in the classroom? Yes, as long as you clean up after yourself.

What will I get at the end? Knowledge that will help save you from having to repeat the mistakes that made you take this class, plus a Certificate of Completion for the courts.

Who is the instructor? Your instructor is either a law enforcement or correctional officer in the State of Minnesota and is also nationally certified to present this material.