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DDC-4

The Defensive Driving Course is a fast-paced, four-hour driver improvement program, developed by the National Safety Council, that offers practical strategies to reduce collision-related injuries, fatalities and costs. DDC addresses the importance of attitude in preventing collisions and reinforces the good driving skills you already have.

Course qualifies for insurance discount, point reduction and WSI Safe Driver program.

RATES: NDSC members - $45, Non-members - $50, Seniors (55+) - $35, Additional family members (same household, same course) - $25, Court referred - $75

Call 701-223-6372 to request rates for private classes for your business.

Click here for the DDC-4 schedule or to register.


DDC-4 - Train-the-Trainer 

During this 2-day instructor development course, you'll gain the confidence to be an effective trainer for the basic 4-hour defensive driving course. This instructor course features updated curriculum and facilitation methods and allows the instructor to confidently adapt his or her teaching style to meet the unique needs and characteristics of the audience. Let our experienced trainers provide you with the tools and knowledge to become an excellent trainer.

RATES: NDSC members - $350, Non-members - N/A.
Must be an NDSC member to participate.

Call Terry Weaver to learn more or register for the class.

 


DDC - Online

Train individuals, or any size group, at their own pace anywhere a PC and internet connection are available. No computer experience or software is required. And, it’s cost effective! Train all your drivers for less than what it would cost to send them out for instruction and far less than the cost of one preventable collision! The interactivity, real-life driving simulations and updated statistics help students comprehend driver distractions, fatigue, stress and road rage. Qualifies for insurance discount, point reduction and WSI Safe Driver program.

Please allow up to one business day from time of purchase to receive your course login information.

RATES: NDSC members - $45, Non-members - $55

*All online courses are non-refundable.

To register, fill out this form.


DDC Attitudinal Dynamics of Driving (3rd Addition)

DDC ADD is an 8-hour diversion rogram designed to help participants make a direct connection between their attitude and their choice to make poor decisions. They will learn how to take responsibility for their actions, and see how the choices they make have financial, legal, and personal consequences. The course guides participants to ask questions, share opinions and join in non-threatening, non-judgmental discussions. Attitudinal Dynamics of Driving is used extensively for court referrals, and also as a diversion program for people with DUI violations, excessive points, or any violation of law including minor alcohol violations, theft and other poor decisions.


Course qualifies for
insurance discount and point reduction.

RATES: NDSC members - $125, Non-members - $150, Court referred - $175

Call 701-223-6372 to request rates for private classes for your business.

Click here for the DDC Attitudinal Dynamics of Driving public course schedule or to register.


DDC Attitudinal Dynamics of Driving, Train-the-Trainer 

During this 3-day instructor development course, you'll gain the confidence to be an effective trainer for the Attitudinal Dynamics of Driving course. This instructor course features updated curriculum and facilitation methods and allows the instructor to confidently adapt his or her teaching style to meet the unique needs and characteristics of the audience. Let our experienced trainers provide you with the tools and knowledge to become an excellent trainer.

This course addresses the attitudes of problem drivers and DUI offenders to change their driving behaviors. Participants will see how the choices they make have financial, legal and personal consequences, and they’ll learn to take responsibility for their actions. This course is used extensively for court referrals, as a diversion program for drivers with DUI, excessive violations or poor driving habits. Helps participants ask questions, share opinions and join in non-threatening, non-judgmental discussions.

Candidate Instructors for DDC Attitudinal Dynamics of Driving are required to pass a pre-certification test prior to taking the instructor development course. This helps ensure instructors understand the concepts behind the course and can motivate participants to change their driving behaviors.

RATES: NDSC members - $525, Non-members - N/A

Call 701-223-6372 to request rates for private classes for your business.

Click here for the public course schedule or to register. 


Professional Truck Driver - Online

Keeping your drivers safe is now easy and convenient with the Professional Truck Driver online course. This online course is an effective alternative to a classroom course and is approved for personal insurance discounts. Train individuals or any size group - even at remote locations - for less than the cost of one preventable collision. Participants will learn the most common causes of truck-related collisions and practical techniques to avoid them. They’ll also learn about the challenges of driving large vehicles, dealing with uncontrollable conditions and hazards, and how to protect the safety of the motoring public. Qualifies for insurance discount and WSI Safe Driver program.

Please allow up to one business day from time of purchase to receive your course login information.

RATES: NDSC members - $55, Non-members - $65

To register, fill out this form.


Professional Truck Drivers Train-the-Trainer

Prerequisite: DDC Train-the-Trainer

If you have attended the DDC Train-the-Trainer, you qualify to attend this course. This course will teach you to be a thorough and versatile facilitator and provide you with the skills, knowledge, and materials to successfully teach the Defensive Driving Course for Professional Truck Drivers. Our instructor will show participants how to determine the needs of the audience, improve classroom participation and interaction, handle objections, use activities effectively, and more. This course is for facilitators, fleet and safety managers, and driving school instructors who want to develop or enhance the effectiveness of their overall training delivery.

RATES: NDSC members - $175, Non-members - N/A.
Must be an NDSC member to participate.

Call Terry Weaver to learn more or register for the class.


Public Transportation and School Bus Driver 

A minimum of 3 hours of bus driver training is required annually in North Dakota. Choose from more than eleven modules to customize a training workshop to fit your needs. Modules include: Defensive Driving, Basic First Aid, Driver Fatigue, Adverse Weather, Severe Passenger Disruptions, and more. As required by the Department of Public Instruction, all bus drivers must take the 4-hour Defensive Driving Course at least once every five years.

RATES: NDSC members - $550, Non-members - $1,100

To register or to learn more, call the NDSC.




Slippery Slope

Reduce your risk in winter driving! Slippery Slope is a 4-hour DRIVER SAFETY COURSE designed to help you make better driving decisions when winter strikes. It makes a great winter driving refresher for experienced drivers and is an eye-opener for those who are new to North Dakota's roads. Slippery Slope covers THE DRIVER and how to reduce your risk and make better decisions; TOP FACTORS that cause crashes in bad weather; TYPES OF ROADS AND CONDITIONS and how weather affects them; and VEHICLE TYPES & WINTER PREPARATION for when bad weather strikes. Qualifies for insurance discount.

RATES: NDSC members - $45, Non-members - $50, Seniors (55+) - $35, Additional family members (same household, same course) - $25

Call 701-223-6372 to request rates for private classes for your business.

Click here for the Slippery Slope Schedule or to register.