Beginners Driver Education Curriculum (B.D.E.) Curriculum

Curriculum classroom details:

Lessons have topics regarding:

  • Expectations,
  • Information Materials & Resources,
  • PowerPoint presentations for each lesson,
  • Handout suggestions,
  • Demonstrations,
  • Teaching Strategies for the in-class instructor.

The lessons are laid out in such a manner that it requires no training if you have experienced teaching the “Roadworthy” criteria in your classes.

Course Outline for the Beginner Driver Education Curriculum

The  lessons cover the following topics:

  1. Rules & Regulations
    • Highway Traffic System
    • Administrative Laws
    • Traffic Control Devices
  2. Physical Health
    • Physical Health
    • Distractions
    • Attitude
    • Social Factors and Influence
  3. Alcohol & Drugs
    • Alcohol
    • Drugs
  4. Basics & Vehicle Knowledge
    • Preliminaries
    • Know Your Car
    • Basics
    • S.I.P.D.E.
  5. Urban Roads & Parking
    • City Driving
    • City Parking
    • Oddities
  6. Rural Roads & Expressways
    • Rural Roads
    • Expressways
  7. Laws of Physics
    • Laws of Physics
    • Stopping Distances
    • Safety Technology
    • New Technologies
  8. Adversities & Emergencies
    • Introduction
    • Light Conditions
    • Weather Conditions
    • Road Conditions
    • Traffic – Sharing the Road
    • Vehicle – Mechanical Emergencies
    • Emergency Vehicles