Blended Defensive Driving Program

Consists of: Classroom, Active Demonstrations on Simulator

Location: DrivingMBA Site

Time: 4 hours

Participants: Minimum of 8; Maximum of 12

Classroom Course Content:
• Physics Of Driving
• Vehicle Dynamics
• Weight Transfer
• Driver Input
• Cornering Principles
• ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System)
• Tires And Tire Safety
• Defensive Driving Principles
• Space Cushion
• Driving Awareness
• Driving Distractions
• Hazard Assessment
• Influence Of Drugs/Alcohol On Driving
• Role Of The Company Driver As “Road Ambassador”

Simulation Using the MPRI L3 Driving Simulator
• Observation of simulator session
• Indirect learning through group participation

Topics covered through group discussion and observation including:
• Personal Limitations
• Vehicle Limitations
• Scanning
• Vision Path
• Space Cushion
• Stopping Distances
• Hazard Avoidance
• Proper Steering/Braking Principles
• Impact Of Driver Input On Vehicle Reaction

Classroom Instruction
Instruction using the L3 Simulator