WHAT OUR DRIVING SCHOOL CAN OFFER YOU:
Lo Cost Driving School is committed to help you become a very good defensive driver. We teach you how to read and apply traffic signs and symbols, as well as stopping techniques, the correct stopping distance, entering/exiting ramps, and driving ethics, etc.
We provide in-class lessons to help prepare individuals, groups and new immigrants for the theory aspect of the written test (16 years and older). We provide services to companies seeking driver’s licences for their employees. We also offer refresher courses to seniors.
AREAS OF SPECIALTIES:
· Correct way to make Right and Left turns
· Establishing and clearing intersections
· Lane change and Yield signs
· Parallel parking (made easy)
· Proper stops at stop signs
· Residential and City driving
· Highway and defensive driving
· Pre-Road test drills
We deliver unparalleled training and the most competitive pricing in town.
Introduction & Basics
This section covers many common misconceptions regarding everyday traffic situations and driving in general. After completing this introductory section, students should know all pertinent information regarding acquiring a learner’s licence.
Road Signs, Lines and Traffic Controls
An explanation of shapes and colors of road signs along with a discussion of each particular sign. Also discussed are the consequences of failing to obey specific road signs.
A discussion about seat-belts, child seats, airbags and other safety features which save lives.
Discussed are merging and merge lanes, rights of way, uncontrolled intersections, pedestrian hazards, buses, parking, signalling, traffic congestion, traffic tempo, one-way streets and traffic patterns, among other factors.
Driving with Fuel Efficiency:
In the interests of environmental awareness, a discussion regarding methods of driving economically and areas in which students can improve their efficiency as it relates to their tires, brakes, fuel and wearable moving parts.
The effects of drinking and drugs on a driver’s abilities, reaction times and decision-making abilities and the responsibilities of drivers as road-users. Also discovered are the ways that things like stress, anger and fatigue can impair driving ability.
Discussion on collision avoidance techniques and the skills necessary to avoid putting yourself into a position where you are in danger of a collision. Students learn to be proactive in their driving and to practice the See-Think- Do methods which keep them out of trouble in the first place.
Students discover how their attitudes towards driving develop through outside influences such as peer pressure, advertising, etc. and discuss ways to have a better driving attitude.
Adverse Driving Conditions
Weather, road conditions, night driving and other situations are discussed and students learn ways to drive more safely and effectively in them. We also discuss ways to deal with emergency situations as they occur during driving.
Freeway and Highway Driving
Methods for safe entry and exit onto freeways and highways are discussed, including the use of HOV lanes.
Being prepared and feeling confident for the road-test.