Driver Course Descriptions
Passenger Service & Safety
This is an 8 hour course with 6 ½ hours classroom and 1 ½ hour of hands on training lift operation and wheelchair securement.
Defensive Driving Training
The DDC is an 8 hour interactive class that works off of several topics pertaining to Transportation Providers.1) Personal and Professional Excellence a) Responsibility to Drive Defensively 2) The Fatal Four 3) Factors that Contribute to collisions 4) Risk Management a) Will include class/open discussion, real-life scenarios, videos b) Defining, Reducing, and Managing Risk c) 'Defensive' vs. 'Offensive' Driving d) Attitude and Behaviors 5) Van Driver Liability 6) SIPDE 2013 Defensive Driving System 7) Discussion of Vehicle Dynamics a) Momentum, Weight Transfer, Differences in Vehicles, etc. 8) Managing and Eliminating Distractions 9) Restraints and Airbags 10) Safe Vehicle Operations 11) Driving and the Environment
CPR-AED & First Aid Training
CPR-AED training will be conducted by Certified Instructors from the National Safety Council. Each person that successfully completes the training will receive certification for the class(s) they took; CPR-AED and First Aid.The course time length is 4.5 hours for First Aid and 3.5 hours for CPR-AED. Students will also have the option to receive certification in pediatric CPR-AED and choking if they desire. Class outline is as follows: 1. Acting in an Emergency 2. Preventing Disease Transmission 3. Checking the Victim 4. Basic Life Support 5. Recovery Position 6. Choking 7. Heart attack and Chest Pain 8. Bleeding and Wound Care 9. Shock 10. Burns 11. Serious Injuries 12. Bone, Joint, and Muscle Injuries 13. Sudden Illness 14. Allergic Reactions 15. Poisoning 16. Cold and Heat Emergencies 17. Rescue and move Victims 18. Course Exam