Defensive Driving Course for Kansas – City of Wichita Traffic Diversion


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This course is for the sole use of traffic violators who, as part of a City of Wichita traffic diversion, have been ordered to complete this online Defensive Driving Course.

Traffic Diversion Program for City of Wichita, Kansas

Defensive Driving Course Take this course if you have received a traffic citation and have been ordered to take the National Safety Council online Defensive Driving program. You must provide a copy of the certificate to the Wichita City Prosecutor’s Office. It is your responsibility to complete this course within the time frame provided by the diversion agreement. Curso de Manejo Defensivo Tome este curso si ha recibido una citacion de trafico y si tiene una orden de tomar el curso DDC online de National Safety Council. Debe de proveer una copia del certificado a City of Wichita Traffic Diversion, es su responsabilidad de completar este curso en el lapso del tiempo provisto por la corte.
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Defensive Driving Course Topics:

  • RUA defensive driver
  • Recognize the hazard
  • Understand the defense
  • Act correctly, in time

  • Road sign shapes and colors
  • Understanding lane markings

  • Speeding
  • Violating right-of-way
  • Distracted driving
  • Turning improperly
  • Driving left-of-center
  • Following too closely

  • Visibility
  • Techniques for handling these factors
  • Winter driving
  • Fog, dust, smoke
  • High winds
  • Road conditions

  • Stressful driving situations
  • Aggressive driving
  • Impaired driving
  • Drowsy driving

  • The three stages of a collision
  • Seat belts and air bags
  • Brakes – anti-lock vs. non-anti-lock
  • Mirrors
  • Pre-trip inspection

  • Passing and overtaking
  • Blind spots
  • Multi-lane roads
  • Railroad crossings
  • Work zone dangers

  • Larger vehicles
  • School buses
  • Emergency vehicles and the “move over” law
  • Motorcycles, pedestrians and pedal cyclists
  • Slow-moving vehicles
  • Animals

  • The Six Deadly Choices
  • The importance of choosing the right behaviors
  • Your driving plan

Certificate Process

Upon completion of the Defensive Driving Course the student will be able to print a personalized Certificate of Completion from the National Safety Council. As a condition of diversion, the student will need to present the Certificate of Completion to the Wichita City Prosecutor’s office or mail to City Prosecutor’s Office, Diversion Coordinator, 455 N. Main, Wichita, Kansas 67202 within the time specified in the diversion agreement.