This Florida-approved class dives deep into driver safety and focuses on the three main tools of defensive driving: preparation, anticipation, and response. Topics covered in-depth in this course include proper use of safety equipment, avoiding DUIs, avoiding distracted driving, crash dynamics, the psychological factors of driving, space cushions and stopping distance, driving in urban and rural areas, sharing the road with motorcycles, bicycles, and pedestrians, Florida road laws, school and work zones, and more. This class is only available to drivers whose citation was issued in Miami-Dade County.
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- Approved By: Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV)
Rob Robison is the Subject Matter Expert for At Your Pace Online’s Driver Safety courses. He has a Bachelors degree from Master’s College and spent 37 years in the oil industry, traveling throughout the West. He has driven, in his words, “a million miles” on all types of roads, from dirt tracks to L.A. freeways. It was during these years that he developed a true respect for the privilege of driving and came to understand the need and value for safe driving education. Being exposed to highway conditions both on a motorcycle and in autos and other vehicles gave him valuable lessons in traffic safety. Rob holds a teaching certificate from the state of Arizona for Driver Safety, as well as multiple state course presentations for At your Pace Online Driver Safety.