Center for Continuing Studies - Innovative Leadership for Lifelong Learning

Center for Continuing Studies - Innovative Leadership for Lifelong Learning - St. Cloud State University

Advanced Driving Skills Public

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ADS Public schedule (PDF)

Map to MHSRC (PDF)

Advanced Driving Skills for the Public (ADS) 8:30 am – 3:30 pm: 1.5 hours classroom and 5.5 hours of in vehicle. Most of the day is spent behind the wheel in radio contact with the MHSRC professional advanced training instructors. Exercises include:

  • Air Bags - This is a classroom exercise pertaining to driver and passenger safety.
  • Collision Avoidance
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Anti-Lock Brakes - This is classroom exercise explaining the need, use and operation of this system.
    • ABS & non-ABS Braking
    • Braking Steer/Brake Combination
    Evasive Steer - This is a behind the wheel exercise where the driver is trained to steer rather than brake.
  • Control Brake - This is a behind the wheel exercise where the driver is taught the proper use of the brake-threshold braking and ABS braking.
  • Steer and Brake - This is a behind the wheel exercise where the driver is taught how to steer and brake at the same time.
  • Backing -
  • Skid Control - This is a behind the wheel exercise where the driver is put into a deliberate skid and shown how to recover and regain control.
  • Off Road Recovery - This is a behind the wheel exercise where the driver is shown how to recover and regain control of the vehicle after hitting the shoulder of the road.
  • Serpentine - This is a behind the wheel exercise driving through a series of cones to get the feeling of vehicle placement, weight transfer and driver positioning.
  • Vehicle Airbag Awareness
  • Human Physical effects

Additional Advanced Driving Skills courses.

Customized courses at your facility or at the MHSRC facility are available upon request

Contact MHSRC: mhsc@stcloudstate.edu 320.255.3123 or 1.888.234.1294

 

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