Online Defensive Driving Course – 3 Demerit Reduction
This 6 hour online Defensive Driving program is approved by the Alberta Government for reduction of 3 demerits points from an Alberta operator’s license. A minimum mark of 80% must be obtained on the final exam to qualify for the demerit point reduction.
This program contains audio, video and interactive exercises. If you are looking for a comprehensive defensive driving program that also is approved for demerit reduction, then this is it. This program teaches the trademarked SAFER System of Defensive Driving.
In order to receive a reduction in demerits, you are required to successfully complete this course and then register your information online at DriversRegistration.ca. A government notice-of-completion form will be mailed to you within 7 business days. Bring your notice-of-completion form together with your online Defensive Driving program certificate of completion to a local registry office in the province of Alberta. Alberta residents are eligible for a 3 demerit reduction once every 2 years.
Non-Alberta residents can take this program, but they will not qualify to receive the 3 demerit point reduction; they only receive an online course completion certificate.
ONLINE DEFENSIVE DRIVING 3 DEMERIT REDUCTION PROGRAM OUTLINE
Driver competency model
SAFER system of defensive driving
Most common collisions
Rear end collisions
Vehicle in front collisions
Passing and being passed collisions
Head on collisions
Drinking, driving and drugs
Cellular phone related collisions
ONLINE DEFENSIVE DRIVING 3 DEMERIT REDUCTION COURSE DURATION:
Minimum 6 hours as per Alberta Government regulations
ONLINE DEFENSIVE DRIVING 3 DEMERIT REDUCTION COURSE TEST:
Testing conducted in this online Defensive Driving 3 Demerit Reduction Program is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to qualify for a 3 demerit point reduction from an Alberta operator’s license.
ONLINE DEFENSIVE DRIVING 3 DEMERIT REDUCTION PROGRAM CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION:
Alberta residents who achieve the required passing mark will receive a Government Certificate in the mail. This certificate will be mailed between 3 – 5 business days after passing this course. Take your government certificate to a local registry office within the province of Alberta to receive a 3 demerit point reduction.
Non Alberta residents can download and print a course completion certificate online immediately upon successful completion of the program.