Online Driver Ed

1 - 5 Importance of driver education



Purpose: Introduce the student to some of the general responsibilities associated with driving, the meaning of a driver license, the importance of driver education, and the impact of the automobile on society.
 
 Issue         Learning Objective     References
         
         

01.E.01

Driver education, purpose of

01.E.01(1)

    Understand that the main purpose of driver education is to help you learn the skills, knowledge, and attitudes needed for greater safety both as an operator of an automobile and as a pedestrian.     CDH: p.58 CDH: p.78
         
         

01.E.02

Driver education, accident savings

01.E.02(1)

    Using the knowledge, skills, and attitudes you learn in driver education lowers your chances of being involved in costly, injurious, and sometimes deadly accidents.      
         
         

01.E.03

Driver education, other savings

01.E.03(1)

  Using the knowledge, skills, and attitudes you learn in driver education also reduces the costs of law enforcement, property replacement, and results in a much more pleasant driving environment.