27 hours (15 hours in online classroom, 12 hours in vehicle)
This new driver training program extends past the basic driving programs by providing more time in the vehicle and additional track training, including skid control, emergency braking, collision avoidance and other essential track skills.
The S.A.F.E.R. ™ Pro Program also includes:
1. Curriculum developed by Dr. Randy Flemmer.
2. "A" Driving School is Government Approved and registered with Alberta Transportation.
3. "A" Driving School has been in business for over 30 years.
4. Skid Control Training is included in every program.
5."A" Driving School's 2.5 Acre Paved Track.
Dr. Flemmer has over 30 years of Driver Training experience and a Doctoral Degree in Adult Education. Students benefit from Dr. Flemmer's vast educational background and understanding of the Adult learning process.
Students are assured that all "A" Driving School programs meet and exceed all Government standards and regulations. Programs qualify for a reduction in insurance premiums.
Customer satisfaction is FIRST with FSI! Students are assured that all "A" Driving School programs and instructors are of the highest caliber to meet the needs of every client and customer.
Students learn not only how to control their vehicle in normal conditions but also learn how to control skids in a safe, controlled and fun way.
Students learn and practice complex driving maneuvers in a safe, controlled environment.
Crash vs Accident
Senses and mental components of driving
Driver competency model
Licensing, registration, demerit points
Graduated driver's licence (GDL)
S.A.F.E.R.™ System of Defensive Driving including: The route, visual lead times, ground search, traffic tactics, escape route, intersection scanning, offset turns, point of no return, rear crash avoidance
City driving including:Signs, traffic lights, right of way,stopping and turns
Road and traffic conditions
Drinking and driving
Seatbelts and airbags
Basic driving skills including:
Walk around, control use, hand over hand, signals, backing, road position, speed control, braking control, left turns, right turns
Traffic Lights including:
Left turns, right turns, advanced lights, offset turns
Merging, weave lanes, exiting, overtaking
One way streets
Left turns, right turns, lane choice
Parking skills including:
Angle, parallel, uphill, downhill
Advanced driving skills including:
S.A.F.E.R. ™ defensive driving skills including: Space, attitude, foresight, eyesight, responsibility
"A" Track skills including: Skid control, rear crash avoidance, collision avoidance, brake & avoid