Defensive and Courteous Driving

A Planned System Of Drive using Information, Position, Speed, Gear & Acceleration, helps to play a part in producing a safe and courteous driver

The module introduces drivers to a “Planned System Of Drive”.  Through a continuous process of all round observation, identifying hazards – fixed, moving, temporary and permanent, it sets out the basic features of the system.

The course includes:

  • Forward observation, anticipation and perception
  • Types of Hazards
  • Planned System Of Drive
  • Vehicle technology & safety devices
  • Roadside prohibitions and fixed penalty notices


This course can be combined with any of our other 3½ hour courses to complete the required 7 hours of Driver CPC training.

Course Objective:

By the end of the session, drivers will be more aware to the factors that contribute to collisions both on and off road, highlighting the central role of human behaviour and will introduces the concept of Defensive and Courteous Driving.

Course Duration:

3½ hours