This course is for the sole use of traffic violators of Memphis/Shelby County who have been court ordered to complete this online Defensive Driving Course.
Approved Defensive Driving Course for Memphis/Shelby County Traffic Diversion
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 Memphis/Shelby County 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 Memphis/Shelby County Prosecutor's Office, es su responsabilidad de completar este curso en el lapso del tiempo provisto por la corte.
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
Following too closely
Techniques for handling these factors
Fog, dust, smoke
Stressful driving situations
The three stages of a collision
Seat belts and air bags
Brakes – anti-lock vs. non-anti-lock
Passing and overtaking
Work zone dangers
Emergency vehicles and the “move over” law
Motorcycles, pedestrians and pedal cyclists
The Six Deadly Choices
The importance of choosing the right behaviors
Your driving plan
Upon completion of the Defensive Driving Course the student will be able to print a personalized Certificate of Completion from the National Safety Council.