Training & Development

Defensive Driving

4-hour class - Cost: $72
AFE # for DOT- 7701

Course Description: This course is a defensive driving crash-avoidance program. It is designed to help drivers reduce or prevent injuries and collisions. Topics covered include:
  • Aggressive driving and road rage
  • Fatigue and drowsy driving
  • How driver behavior and mental conditions affect driving
  • Defensive driving techniques
  • The crash impact on passengers
  • How to avoid a collision and case study scenarios
  • Personal driving style evaluation
  • Hazard recognition and collision avoidance
  • Emotional impairment, common driving irritation and "Pet Peeves"
  • The "Fatal Four" causes of a crash
  • Driving skills inventory and assessments
  • Occupant protection laws and graduate driver’s licensing
  • Vehicle malfunctions and maintenance

Training Objective: The goal is to help our State Employees drive "smarter" - increasing their knowledge and influencing their attitudes - in order to save lives.

Competencies addressed:
  • Composure
  • Continuous Learning
  • Decisiveness
line Accountabilities regarding:
  • Driving


Register by sending an email to BHR Training Registration with the course title, date, time, location and employee number.

Defensive Driving- Online Class