<img height="1" width="1" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=737313050390762&amp;ev=PageView &amp;noscript=1">
Avartar Logo

Professional Safe Driver Course Intro

The A-Fleet Professional Safe Driver Course is here to help - it's edu-train-ment!

Understanding Safety and Risk

Presents the definitions of safety, accidents, and risk, and teaches drivers how to use that knowledge to avoid unsafe behaviors (taking chances) and eliminate accidents.

Pre-Trip Inspections 

Discusses the importance of conducting a consistent pre-trip inspection and documenting the condition of the truck, so that potential safety hazards can be identified and addressed.

LLLC™ Defensive Driving

Educates drivers how to drive defensively and prevent accidents by using the Four Driving Principles of Safety™: Look Ahead, Look Around, Leave Room, and Communicate.

Following Distance

Educates drivers about the importance of always using a minimum five-second following distance on dry road conditions, and discusses how to adapt to different driving conditions.

Backing Basics

Covers the potential dangers of backing a truck and how to avoid backing whenever possible; focuses on the changing environment, using spotters and standard hand signals, and using G.O.A.L. - Get Out And Look.


Educates drivers about the risks associated with intersections and the best methods for negotiating a heavy truck through controlled and uncontrolled intersections; covers left and right turns and using the Rock and Roll technique.

Changing Lanes, Merging and Passing

Informs drivers of the correct procedures to follow when changing lanes and while merging onto and exiting a highway. The intended outcome is to reduce the rate of accidents involving lane changes.

Railroad Crossings

Educates drivers about the potential dangers of railroad crossings, the commonality of accidents at railroad crossings, and the procedure to follow when crossing tracks; covers Federal laws concerning HAZMAT-carrying vehicles.