BC Safe Driving
This BC Safe Driving course is a comprehensive defensive driving program designed to teach responsible driving practices and to help drivers of all experience levels become better drivers. This course covers the rules of the road and the obligations of drivers.
The material for this course was developed in consultation with police officers, driving instructors, traffic engineers, psychologists, professional drivers, and driving lawyers. The material is specifically designed to dismantle the attitudes poor drivers use to justify their driving behaviour.
Exam questions are interspersed throughout the course to ensure that attention is given to the course material. The exam has a minimum of 50 questions which are different for each student. The passing grade is 70%. This course is conducted entirely online. It takes approximately 3.5 hours to complete. Stringent procedures are maintained to ensure compliance with the course rules.
Participants who achieve a passing grade receive a Certificate of Completion.
BC SAFE DRIVING ONLINE COURSE TOPICS
Components of your vehicle
Activities of attentive driving
Basic traffic rules
Traveling near other vehicles
Traffic safety laws
Sudden tire deflation
Headlight burn out
Dropping off pavement
This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.