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Defensive Driving Online Course Modules

Set yourself apart to Contracting Carriers by taking these easy, quick (20 minutes) and effective online defensive driving courses at deeply discounted rates. More and more Contracting Carriers require proof of ongoing safety training. Your membership in the Association gives you access to comprehensive defensive driving courses with certificates of completion to provide to Contracting Carriers.

As professional drivers, you can demonstrate that you embrace safe driving practices and hold yourself to a higher safety standard while driving a motor vehicle for business purposes. Not to mention, you can’t earn a living if you are badly injured – or worse – in an auto accident. Most accidents can be prevented by smart, defensive driving on your part. Just like doctors, lawyers and engineers benefit from continuing education to improve their skills, so can you!!!

The Association has partnered with the National Safety Council to provide our membership these online safe driving modules at discounted rates. Upon completion of each training course, you will receive instructions on how to obtain a certificate.

Each module presents real life driving scenarios and hazard recognition exercises that will educate you about safe driving practices. Approximately 20 minutes in length, the modules offer a convenient “bookmark” feature to allow you to learn at your own pace.

Online Course Topics

Lane Management

Provides drivers the knowledge to use traffic lanes properly and safe driving techniques to prevent lane-related collisions in various driving circumstances and situations.

Speed Management

Addresses one of the most prevalent factors contributing to traffic crashes and the tremendous cost to businesses and society. Provides the knowledge to manage driving speed and in the most common driving conditions and situations.

Avoiding Impaired Driving

Teaches practical, common sense techniques how to avoid and respond to reckless, impaired driving on our highways.

Avoiding Fatigued Driving

Learn the warning signs of drowsy driving and how to change your sleeping habits and decisions to help ensure your safety and health.

Avoiding Aggressive Driving

Learn how to respond to and avoid aggressive drivers and keep from becoming an aggressive driver in the most stressful driving situations.

Intersections

Analyzes the reason why drivers collide at intersections and offers defensive driving procedures to avoid these deadly crashes.

Weather and Road Conditions

Learn the proper defensive driving techniques to maneuver your vehicle in extreme weather and road conditions.

Backing and Parking Lot Strategies

Offers safe driving techniques to help drivers avoid preventable collisions in multiple backing and parking conditions and situations.

Avoiding Collisions with Fixed Objects

Identifies the reasons why drivers collide with fixed objects and offers key safety practices and safe driving techniques that can eliminate these preventable collisions.

National Safety Council Credentials

NSC is the premier provider of defensive driver training in the nation.  NSC’s defensive driving modules are designed and written with the assistance of a select group of devoted highway traffic safety trainers and related specialists who volunteer their time and talents to the research, development and updates.