Defensive Driving (DDC)
This is a 6.5 hour Alberta Transportation approved Defensive Driving Course designed for those who drive personal vehicles. Participants who score at least 80% on the written multiple-choice exam will be eligible for a 3 demerit reduction on their driver’s license. Students learn the latest in Defensive Driving theory where good driving habits and behaviors are reinforced.
Professional Driver Improvement Course (PDIC)
This course is designed for the Professional Driver and is approved by Alberta Transportation. This course is appropriate as a refresher course for senior drivers or a skill building course for less experienced drivers. This program includes instruction using a combination of textbooks, PowerPoint, and videos.
The course deals with the following topics, among others:
- Defining Defensive Driving
- FSI SAFER™ approach to driving
- Developing a Positive Approach
- Dealing with Adverse Conditions
- Understanding Collisions
- Driver Fatigue
Students who successfully complete the course and score 80% or higher on the 40-question multiple choice exam will be eligible to submit the course completion document to a license centre to deduct 3 demerits from their license (provided they have 2 – 14 demerits on their license). The course may be completed every two years.
This is a classroom-based course, and to qualify for the demerit reduction, the registrant must pass an exam at the end of the class.
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 6.5 hours
- Skill level All level
- Language English
- Students 0
- Assessments Yes