Safer Driver Course
This course is designed to prepare learner drivers to become safer drivers, To build awareness of safe driving behaviours and attitudes that lead to better resilience and low risk driving choices when transitioning to a provisional licence and independent driving. Statistics show that young drivers are at greatest risk of crashing in the first 6 months of independent driving.
It is important that learner drivers gain as much supervised on-road driving experience as possible in a wide range of driving conditions while on their learner licence.
Safer Driver Course eligibility:
This course is available for learner drivers who have held their ACT learner licence for and be under 25.
What is involved:
The Course is broken up into 2 modules.
- Module one: Learners will gain a better understanding of risks and how to manage them to be safer drivers. This will be conducted online - 2.5 hours.
- Module two: Learners will practice how to apply low risk strategies when driving. Students will undertake this component with the driving instructor - 1 hour.
The Safer Driver Course is designed to be interactive and engaging. It is important that learner drivers gain as much supervised on-road driving experience as possible in a wide range of driving conditions while on their learner licence.
Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive 20 hours towards their required 100 logbook hours.
Cost of the program is $150.00