Police Driving Skills

Blended Course View Schedule
6 hours

This course is offered to commissioned personnel only.

This course is designed to enhance the safe operation and basic driving skills required by the student in their daily operation of their patrol unit. This course will explain the laws of physics and motion as well as the dynamics of operating a fleet vehicle.  The student will be able to understand the three axes of motion and the different forces acting upon a vehicle during movement.

Safely maneuver a variety of coned courses, road courses and skid pad which include:

  • apexing
  • evasive lane change
  • proper steering techniques
  • 90 and 180 degree turns
  • straight line braking
  • serpentine
  • two/three point turns
  • backing techniques
  • controlled braking
  • diminishing alley
  • parking exercises

Course Prerequisites

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