• I. COURSE AND TITLE
    • DRIVERS EDUCATION ( ENTRY LEVEL DRIVER)
  • II. PREREQUISITES
    • MUST BE 15 YRS OLD BY START OF CLASS
    • CURRENT SCHOOL ENROLLEMENT
    • PASSED 8TH GRADE READING PROFECINCY TEST
    • COPY OF BIRTH CERTIFICATE
  • III. DESCRIPTION OF COURSE
    • 10 HOURS OF CLASSROOM INSTRUCTION COVERING THE OKLAHOMA DRIVERS MANUAL, KEYING ON SAFETY, SUBSTANCE ABUSE, AND DRIVERS AWARENESS.
    • 6 HOURS OF ONE ON ONE, BEHIND THE WHEEL INSTRUCTION, KEYING ON SAFETY, AND VEHICLE KNOWLEDGE.
  • IV. COURSE OUTLINE
    • A. INTRODUCTION
    • B. OUTLINE OF COURSE
    • C. COVER THE OKLAHOMA DRIVERS MANUAL INSTRUCTION SHALL INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING:
      • 1. Signs, signals, highway markings, and highway design.
      • 2. Rules of the road, state laws, and local ordinances.
      • 3. Driving attitude toward motorcyclists, bicyclists, and pedestrians.
      • 4. Basic Driving maneuvers.
      • 5. Operation of motor vehicle on streets and highways.
      • 6. Familiarity with the Oklahoma Driver’s Manual, distributed by the Oklahoma Department of Public Safety.
      • 7. Insurance laws of the State.
      • 8. Financial responsibility.
      • 9. Seat belt use and laws.
      • 10. Effects of natural laws on driving.
      • 11. Alcohol and drug substance abuse and the effect on driving.
      • 12. Basic vehicle maintenance including fluid levels, tire pressure and lighting systems.
      • 13. Skills:
        • (i) Starting
        • (ii) Backing
        • (iii) Parallel parking
        • (iv) Hill parking
        • (v) Starting on a hill
        • (vi) Intersection movement and observance
        • (vii) Lane observance and changing
        • (viii) Left and right turns
        • (ix) Pedestrian and vehicle right-of-way
        • (x) Proper use of automatic and/or standard transmission
        • (xi) Use of brake and accelerator
        • (xii) Traffic lights or signals
    • D. VIDEO OF PITFALLS OF DRUNK DRIVING
    • E. TEST OVER CLASSROOM WORK
    • F. INTRODUTION TO AN AUTOMOBILE (INCLUDING CHECKING THE OIL, AIR PRESSURE, JACK LOCATION, MANUAL LOCATION AND HOW TO READ IT).
    • G. REAL WORLD DRIVING EXPERIENCE, ONE ON ONE BEHIND THE WHEEL, 60-90 MINUTES A SESSION, TOTAL, MINUMUM 6 HOURS.
    • H. FINAL TEST OVER DRIVING
  • V. INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS
    • OKLAHOMA DRIVERS MANUAL
    • ASSORTED VIDEOS OF TEEN DRIVING PROBLEM