Important Notices & Accommodations

Program Description

In a classroom setting, defensive driving techniques are presented with the aid of various audio-visual devices. These courses are designed to involve participants in group discussions of common driving problems that are encountered by drivers each day.

 

Program Content

 

Module 1—The Law (Legal Element)

  • Rules and regulations that apply to personal vehicle operation
 

Module 2—The Driver (Human Element)

  • The human elements that affect our ability to drive safely including attitude, mental/emotional state, complacency, physical well-being, nutrition, sleep, vision, and knowledge
 

Module 3—The Vehicle (Mechanical Element)

  • Vehicle inspection, basic vehicle control, and factors that affect steering, stopping, and handling
 

Module 4—The Environment

  • Inside the vehicle, road surface conditions, traffic conditions, and weather conditions
 

Module 5—Driving Defensively

  • Collision prevention; use of mirrors, signs, and signals; passing; intersections; turning procedures; expressway driving; and backing procedures
 

Who Should Attend?

Any driver of a light-duty vehicle who wants to improve their on-road knowledge and learn defensive driving techniques.

 

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

 

Learning Evaluation

At the end of the program, a final knowledge evaluation is administered.

 

Participant Course Evaluation

At the end of the training, participants will have the opportunity to evaluate and provide comments about the training they received.

NOTE

This course is also available in an eLearning format.

IMPORTANT NOTICE

Registration fees for IHSA’s in-class training courses will be increasing. If you are registering for a course scheduled to take place prior to March 31, 2024, the price is unchanged. If you are registering for a course scheduled for April 1, 2024 or later, the price will be higher. Please see the tables below for more information.

Sessions After April 1, 2024

The new pricing listed below will come into effect on April 1st 2024

Program
Details
Price Per Participant at
IHSA Facility
Total Course Price at
Your Facility
Program Duration
1/2 Day
Member Fee
$97.50
Member Fee
$695.00
Max Participants
20
Non-member Fee
$97.50
Non-member Fee
$695.00
 

Session Details


From: Jun 18, 2024 - To: Dec 19, 2024
City: Any
Region: Any

ihsa_EventNumberCourseNameDateCityLocation 
E109198Defensive Driving - G Class Driver6/18/2024 8:00:00 AMSimcoeTravelodge - Simcoe Register
E105620Defensive Driving - G Class Driver7/11/2024 8:00:00 AMBowmanvilleIHSA Training Centre - Bowmanville Register
E110370Defensive Driving - G Class Driver7/11/2024 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E110305Defensive Driving - G Class Driver7/15/2024 8:00:00 AMOttawaOttawa Skills Development Centre Register
E111162Defensive Driving - G Class Driver8/13/2024 8:00:00 AMCambridgeChristian Labour Association of Canada-Cambridge Register
E105621Defensive Driving - G Class Driver10/1/2024 8:00:00 AMBowmanvilleIHSA Training Centre - Bowmanville Register
E111864Defensive Driving - G Class Driver10/7/2024 8:00:00 AMTorontoVoyager Training Centre - IHSA Register
E109400Defensive Driving - G Class Driver10/22/2024 8:00:00 AMBrantfordBest Western Brantford Hotel & Conference Centre Register
E111773Defensive Driving - G Class Driver10/31/2024 8:00:00 AMKingstonKingston Construction Association Register
E109403Defensive Driving - G Class Driver11/7/2024 8:00:00 AMWindsorThe Safety Village - Windsor Register
E109204Defensive Driving - G Class Driver11/21/2024 8:00:00 AMSimcoeTravelodge - Simcoe Register
E109489Defensive Driving - G Class Driver12/10/2024 8:00:00 AMCambridgeChristian Labour Association of Canada-Cambridge Register
E112276Defensive Driving - G Class Driver12/19/2024 8:00:00 AMOttawaOttawa Skills Development Centre Register