BC Safe Driving

This online course is a comprehensive defensive driving program designed to teach responsible driving practices and help drivers of all experience levels become better drivers. This course covers rules of the road and driver responsibilities.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

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  • : English
  • : Yes
  • : Yes
Categories
  • Commercial Driving
  • Defensive Driving

Course overview
This BC Safe Driving course is a comprehensive defensive driving program designed to teach responsible driving practices and to help drivers of all experience levels become better drivers. This course covers the rules of the road and the obligations of drivers.The material for this course was developed in consultation with police officers, driving instructors, traffic engineers, psychologists, professional drivers, and driving lawyers. The material is specifically designed to dismantle the attitudes poor drivers use to justify their driving behaviour.Exam questions are interspersed throughout the course to ensure that attention is given to the course material. The exam has a minimum of 50 questions which are different for each student. The passing grade is 70%. Participants are able to repeat the course twice if the pass mark is not achieved on the first attempt. This course is conducted entirely online. It takes approximately 3.5 hours to complete. Stringent procedures are maintained to ensure compliance with the course rules.

Participants who achieve a passing grade receive a Certificate of Completion.

 

BC SAFE DRIVING ONLINE COURSE TOPICS

  • Components of your vehicle
  • Attitude
  • Hazards
  • Activities of attentive driving
  • Observation
  • Signalling
  • Basic traffic rules
  • Traveling near other vehicles
  • Traffic lights
  • Traffic safety laws
  • Distracted driving
  • Driving conditions
  • Parking
  • Emergencies
  • Skidding
  • Brake malfunction
  • Accelerator malfunction
  • Sudden tire deflation
  • Headlight burn out
  • Vehicle fires
  • Dropping off pavement
  • Collisions
  
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