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National Safety Council Defensive Driving DDC-4


Course Description

DDC-4 is a fast paced, NSC-certified-instructor led, interactive, four-hour, driver-improvement program that makes an ideal refresher course. After completing the course attendees will receive both a certificate and wallet-sized card that many auto insurance companies honor by offering an annual premium discount.* 
*Please contact your auto insurance carrier to determine if a discount will be provided.


  • Aggressive driving and road rage
  • Fatigue and drowsy driving
  • How driver behavior and mental conditions affect driving
  • Defensive driving techniques
  • The crash impact on passengers
  • How to avoid a collision and case study scenarios
  • Personal driving style evaluation
  • Hazard recognition and collision avoidance
  • Emotional impairment, common driving irritation and “pet peeves”
  • The “fatal four” causes of a crash
  • Driving skills inventory and assessments
  • Occupant protection laws and graduate driver’s licensing
  • Vehicle malfunctions and maintenance
"Accident Prevention Through Education"