Driving a car may be the riskiest activity many of us will ever undertake.
Our Low Risk course is normally delivered at the workplace, but can be delivered at other centres. The courses are not designed to teach high level car control skills such as skid control or high speed cornering. Research has shown that can, in fact, lead to an increase in crash incidence. We focus on:
Motivating drivers to be safer drivers
Identifying and measuring risks (Why do we take risks? How do we manage them?)
Self-assessing driving performance (Where can I improve?)
Modifying driver behaviour – dealing with emotions. “I think I’m a safe driver, how can I be even safer”
What’s safe? – can I stop in time, am I travelling to fast for the conditions
The 1 day course includes some classroom time followed by a practical session on the road to experience real life driving situations including: