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Defensive Driving Training & Certification

Hard Hat Training courses meet all training requirements set by OSHA or CSA.

We Offer Three Differnt Types of Safety Trainings

Whether you want defensive driving training and certification in as little as two hours with our online training (a great defensive driving training for employees option) or a more robust, customizable option like you get with our DIY training kits or on-site training, we can help you get the defensive driving training you want in the way you want it and at a price you can afford.

You may have ended up here after searching for "defensive driving class near me". Our OSHA-Compliant courses are built to be used anywhere you are. Whether with our defensive driving classes online or offline with our training kit. Whatever your needs are, we have the defensive driving training you need to get compliant.

Online Training

Online is for those who prefer self-paced training from any location or for employers who need to assign and monitor employee training progress and exam scores.

Training Kits

The training kit is for those who want the freedom of doing the training themselves. It is an OSHA Competent Presentation the you can present yourself to a group of trainees.

Train the Trainer

Train the trainer courses are online and meant to certify a individual to use the training kit to train others. The kit is included with the train the trainer online course for no additional cost.

Onsite Training

Onsite training is for companies looking for hands on training on your own equipment at your location. We come to you (from Rexburg, Idaho) so travel expenses are included, because of this onsite training is best for groups of at least 5-10+ trainees.

What's in the Training Course?

Our Defensive Driving safety training course is regulation compliant. Each class contains sections on proper vehicle care, law and controls, weather conditions, preparedness, and more.

This presentation includes intermittent practice quiz questions to prepare for the final written exam included with the course. In addition to the written exam, this course also includes a checklist for employers to use when administering a practical exam.
Though we include some basic traffic and driving laws, you will still need to familiarize yourself with all other applicable federal, state, provincial, territorial and local laws and regulations.

Train the Trainer Certification

The train the trainer option is used to certify a trainer to teach others using the included training kit. It incorporates the online course with an additional train the trainer module, as well as the training kit. This option results in an OSHA compliant lifetime trainer certification from Hard Hat Training. This certification is not company-specific, meaning you can take it with you should you change employers.

Why Do I Need Safety Training?

With driving being such a commonplace activity, it is easy to become complacent and develop bad habits. Roughly 3,000 people die in road crashes every day—that’s about 1.25 million each year, according to the Association for Safe International Road Travel. While it’s impossible to know the exact conditions of every accident, many accidents could have been prevented had the drivers practiced safe, defensive driving techniques.

This training can help remind drivers of both commercial or passenger vehicles of the basics of driving on public roads, company property, or other locations where an accident is possible.

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Did You Know?

In 2016, transportation incidents caused more fatal work injuries than any other event.

Roughly 30% of work-related transportation accidents during 2016 occurred on a roadway.

About 3 in every 100 fatal transportation incidents involved multiple fatalities. (Source: BLS).

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