MTO 'Approved BDE Course provider

Since 1987

Next 2 weekends course.

Mar 4 5 11 12
March Break Crash course.
Mar
13 14 15 16

Curriculum

Day 1

Rules of the road


1.1 Traffic laws and Regulations

  • Type of driver's licenses
  • Graduated licensing program
  • Getting your license
  • Maintaining a valid driver's license
  • Demerit points system
  • Emission testing

1.2 Reason for Traffic laws and regulations

  • Current road safety issues
  • Seat belts
  • Mirrors
  • Blind spot
  • Child safety
  • Speeding
  • Impaired driving
  • Emergency vehicles
  • Insurance

1.3 Levels of traffic laws

  • Federal
  • Provincial
  • Municipal

1.4 Road Control Devices

  • Signs
  • Signals
  • Marking

Day 2

The Vehicle and its components


2.1 Basic vehicle components

  • Control Devices
  • Instruments and Warning devices
  • Safety and Security devices
  • Anti-theft devices
  • Visibility devices
  • Communication devices
  • Comfort devices

2.2 Vehicle Safety

  • External checks
  • Internal checks

3.1 Controlling the Vehicle safely

  • Visual tracking
    • Smith System
  • Steering
  • Seating and positioning
  • Starting and acceleration
    • Optimal Lane position
  • Deceleration and braking
  • Speed control
  • Parking
    • Uphill
    • Downhill
    • Angle
    • Reverse
    • Parallel
  • Changing direction
    • Backing
    • Merging
    • Lane changes
  • Right of way manoeuvres
  • Turns
  • Highway and Freeway driving

3.2 Traction

  • Speed and time
  • Space management
  • Following distance
  • Stopping distance

3.3 Friction



3.4 Collision Avoidance

  • Critical Situations
  • Wheel off road
  • Head-on collision avoidance
  • Rear-end collision avoidance
  • Brake limit

3.5 Skid Control

  • ABS

4.1 Adjusting driver behavior

  • Risk perception

4.2 Emotions effecting driving

  • Emotions and decision making
  • Dealing with emotions

4.3 Positive driving attitude and behaviors

  • Values and Beliefs
  • Motives
    • Driving as thrill seeking
  • Social factors
    • Advertisements and media
    • Peer pressure
  • Positive attitudes
    • Driving is a privilege
    • Cooperative driving

Day 3

Respect and Responsibility

5.1 Responding to emergency situations

  • Collisions
  • Arriving at the collision scene
  • Dealing with police
  • Emergency vehicles
  • Vehicle malfunction
    • Brake fail
    • Tires blowout

5.2 Safety and Responsibility

  • Safety Measures
    • Seat belts
    • Child restraints

5.3 Conflict avoidance

  • Respecting others
  • Road rage

5.4 Environmental Responsibility

  • Fuel efficiency
    • Idling
    • New technologies
  • Proper and regular vehicle maintenance
    • Oil change
    • Tune up
  • Emission testing

5.5 Lifelong learning

  • Changing skills
  • Age and driving
  • Changing laws and regulations

6.1 Cooperative driving

  • Other road users and their needs
    • Cyclist
    • Motorcycles
    • Transit vehicles
    • Emergency vehicles
    • Trucks
    • Pedestrians
    • School buses

6.2 Communication among road users

  • Vehicle signals
  • Hand signals
  • Horn
  • Headlights

Day 4

Attention

7.1 Impaired driving

  • Types of impairment
    • Alcohol
    • Fatigue
    • Medical conditions
    • Drowsy driving

7.2 Effects of impairment

  • Impaired judgement

7.3 Consequences of impairment

  • Collision
  • Legal issues

7.4 Distraction

  • Inside the vehicle
  • Outside the vehicle

8.1 Where to observe

  • 360 vision
  • Distance scanning
  • Peripheral vision
  • Blind spots

8.2 How to observe

  • Active attention
  • Shoulder check
  • Mirrors

8.3 Scanning

  • Distinguishing hazards

8.4 Perception of personal limits

  • Types of drivers

8.5 Dangerous driving

  • Aggressive driving
  • Street racing

8.6 Risk tolerance

  • Confidence

8.7 Accurate risk perception

  • Reaction time
  • Proactive vs. Reactive action

8.8 Factors effecting perception

  • Age
  • Experience
  • Environment
  • Mental factors

8.9 Factors of collision

  • Common causes of collision

8.10 Driving Hazards

  • Common driving hazards

Emergency Manoeuvre

Emergency Maneuver

Here at All Star Driving School we like to insure that our students get the best in quality during their on the road training sessions. To ensure their safety on the road we offer an emergency maneuver package to go along with the basic 10 hours that is offered with the standard course.


Make over the missed class


 As a policy of MTO it is advised that a student should finish the program within a one year period or else the MTO will not be able to certify you, we follow this policy. We offer a variety of schedules to fit all needs of the student, if you ever miss a class you may make it up on any day give us a call and we can address the proper class to come in to make up. We are flexible to suit your needs for the classroom portion: Classes offered year round in condensed 4

 
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