Safer Drivers Course youtube play

Module 1: 3 hours classroom facilitation

Module 1 will help young drivers develop a better understanding of safe driving, which in turn will help develop safer driving behaviours. The workshop will explore risks associated with young drivers and help to develop strategies to become a safer driver.

Outcomes:

By the end of the workshop, learners will:

  • Understand that they are at the highest risk of crashing when transitioning from supervised to independent driving
  • Learn how to reduce the risk of crashing by adopting safe driving behaviours, minimising risk taking and making low risk decisions on the road
  • Understand and build resilience to the impact that peer influence and passenger behaviour can have on crash risks
  • Understand the most common crash types and how to avoid them

Module 2: 2 hours on roach coaching

Module 2 involves practicing safe driving behaviours and low risk driving strategies discussed in Module 1.

Outcomes:

At the conclusion of coaching, learners will:

Have a better understanding of low risk driving strategies including speed management, crash avoidance space, decision making, gap selection and responding to hazards