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SPECIAL COURSES FOR PUBLIC AND PRIVATE BUSES, HEAVY VEHICLES AND TRUCKS

SPECIAL COURSES FOR PUBLIC AND PRIVATE BUSES, HEAVY VEHICLES AND TRUCKS - GUIDA SICURA SUPERCAR

COURSES PROGRAMME

Courses’ programs can be personalized in accordance with the specific exigencies of the different public and private Transport Companies. Below, as an example, a standard program:

Topics discussed during the theoretic part of the course:

 

1)     Statistic data about road traffic in Italy and the most common causes of accidents – Traffic Code and the relating responsibilities for public transport’s drivers

2)     Dynamics of the vehicle

3)     Weights distribution

4)     The importance of concentration. Use of the mobile phone during driving or stops at lights

5)     Psychophysical, motivational and emotional conditions of the driver. Driving times: correct movements of the driver to avoid traumas to the joints connected with the driving; “correct diet”; consequences of medicines, alcohol or narcotics on driving

6)     Psychophysical conditions during driving and correct diet

7)     Communication and dialogue techniques with passengers

8)     Techniques to keep attention and concentration during driving

9)     Tyres: structure, features, efficiency and maintenance

10)  Transport of heavy loads

11)  Transmission

12)  Electric systems: Anti-Slip Regulation and Electronic Stability Control

13)  Steering wheel

14)  Braking and ABS system

15)  Emergency braking and factors involving its efficacy (speed, road, ground conditions, vehicle weight, tyres, road slope)

16)  Trajectories and bends (oversteer, understeer and centrifugal force)

17)  Correct use of safety devices of the vehicle included the firefighting ones

18)  Current norms for safety on the road

19)  Safe Travel: maintenance, precautionary control, planning of times and breaks

20)  DEFENSIVE DRIVING: preheating of the vehicle;  air-conditioning unit; motor’s turning off during stops, wear of the vehicle, fuel consumption; correct use of the accelerator while departing and approaching a stop

 

Topics discussed during the simulation part and the test

21)  Checks to carry out on the vehicle before start driving

22)  Define and adopt the correct driving posture and the correct position of the seat belts

 

Exercises accomplished during the practical part:

 

23)  Simulations

24)  Slow and fast slalom with different speed

25)  Complicated movements even in reversing

26)  Avoiding of obstacles with steady speed

27)  Avoiding of obstacles and stop of the vehicle in a situation of wet road

28)  Braking on a wet road with different grip

29)  Taking over and relating problems

30)  Driving techniques in case of snow or ice and use of snow chains

31)  Understeer

 

Our courses are handled by a high quality staff and professional pilots - issue of a certificate valid by Law and Company Safety D.M. 388/03 and Legislative Decree 81/08


 

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