On Road Defensive Driving Course
Participants are taught the principles of Defensive Driving: how to minimise risks and improve safety margins. It contains both an information component and a hands-on driving component. Participants learn to identify hazards, read traffic conditions, and how vehicles behave in emergencies and various conditions, e.g. skids, stopping distances, etc.
This half-day course is best done with one trainer to one participant but can be done with up to 3 participants.
We deliver this training course at our driver training facility located at:
- Yatala, Queensland
(halfway between Brisbane and the Gold Coast)
Designed for all levels of driving ability and ages 17 and above. Participants must have P-plate licence or above.
The practical component can be done in participant’s vehicle IF the brake is located in the centre console area and readily accessible by the driving instructor sitting in the front passenger seat.
This course consists of two components: an information session, followed by an in-vehicle practical lesson.
The following topics will be covered:
- Know your vehicle: Safety tips about your car
- Braking distances under various conditions
- Emergency conditions: What to do, and how your vehicle responds
- Driving under different conditions: Rain, night, city, motorway
- How to drive more economically