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Advanced Driving Skills Course

The course is designed to develop deep understanding of advanced crash-prevention concepts and techniques, crash-mitigation strategy and tactics, and to practice skills associated with evasive action maneuvers during high-stress driving situations.

  • Theory
  • Professional Driving Skills Methods
  • Behavior-based Driving Skills Coaching (Commentary Drive)
  • Vehicle Inspection Techniques
  • Driver Improvement Monitor Technology and Use
  • Coached Skills Practice for low-frequency/high severity emergency driving situations
  • Evasive Maneuvers Practice on closed tracks.

This course is conducted at Schlumberger's Kellyville, Oklahoma Driving Safety Track.

    Day 1
    • Crash-Free Driving
      • Concept
      • If Only Video
    • DriveSMARRT
      • Journey Management
        • Local Journey Management Plan
        • Convoy Management Plan
        • Pre-trip vehicle inspection
          • Driver ergonomics
            • Alertness management
              • Driving monitors
                • Adverse conditions
                  • Imminent crash avoidance
                    • Skill Assessment & Commentary Drive (Behavior-Based Driving Coaching)
                      • Finish Day 1 with Student Driving to perform the Commentary Drive technique with Driving Coach
                        Day 2
                        • Driving Safety Management Policies & Standards
                        • Fatigue Management
                        • Seat Belt Issues
                        • In-Vehicle Coached Driving Practices
                          • Emergency Skid Response
                          • Head-on Collision Avoidance Evasive Actions
                          • Dropping-a-Wheel Reaction and Control
                        Day 3
                        • Emergency Response Practice
                        • Commentary Drive #2
                        • Final Assessment
                        Learning activity mix

                        The Course is designed for Drivers of Light Vehicles -- defined as standard sedans and light trucks, up to pickup trucks of 10,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight.  This particular course does not include training for towing trailers.

                        This course is conducted at Schlumberger's Kellyville, Oklahoma Driving Safety Track.

                        An existing valid Driver’s License from a recognized authority is required.  There is an assumption that the candidate has driving experience, adequate hand-eye coordination and motor skills commensurate with the task of high-speed vehicle control during high-stress simulations.


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