Defensive Driving Instructor Development Course - DDC 4

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DDC 4, an instructor-led classroom course, offers the greatest flexibility for organizations who would like to customize session blocks. The multimedia production creatively integrates the 4-hour classroom presentation with technical content, videos, knowledge checks, skills and technique reviews, 2-D animation and a Guide. This course will motivate participants to change their behind-the-wheel behaviors and attitudes. It will give your students key understanding, skills and techniques to avoid collisions and reduce future violations. The result is a more responsible driver who grasps best practices to prevent injury and death while operating a motor vehicle.

This course will teach:
The stages, causes and prevention of collisions
How to reduce collision risk with defensive driving strategies
How driving distractions such as talking and texting affect driving ability
The definition of impairment and its related dangers
The impact of physical, weather, road and traffic conditions
How to identify and minimize aggressive driving activities
The four fatal driving behaviors

During the Instructor Development Course youll gain the confidence and knowledge to become an effective DDC 4 instructor. This course provides both the technical information you will need to teach DDC 4 as well as effective facilitation methods and presentation techniques for teaching adults. Our instructor trainers will show candidate instructors how to determine the needs of the audience, improve classroom participation and interaction, handle objections, and use activities effectively.

Upon completion of the Instructor Development Course, the candidate must teach a minimum of two DDC 4 courses. After teaching your two probationary classes, your DDC Training Centers administrator will sign and return the Universal Certification Form issued to you during the Instructor Development Course to the National Safety Council. You will receive a serialized Instructor Credential which is good for one year. The first year of the credential was paid when you enrolled in the Instructor Development Course. After that it is renewable on a yearly basis. Your registration fee includes the DDC Instructor Certification Package only. Additional teaching materials, must be leased separately, call the CRSC at 410-298-4770 for additional details.


PRICE: $415


price includes

Continental Breakfast, Lunch and Student Materials