Aviation industry best practices that are applicable to professional driving are identified and considered. As with Pilot's, focus is on developing good driving habits in order to sustain safe vehicle operation.
A clear and simple explanation is discussed regarding vehicle physics, driver capabilities and environmental challenges to better understand and manage Behind the Wheel emergencies.
Exercises include multiple braking methods and advanced vehicle operation to reinforce and master advanced driving techniques.
Students begin with an in-depth analysis and discussion on the importance of tires and their proper maintenance.
This module contains a series of reality-based exercises which are proven to elevate driver confidence and double driving capabilities.
The exposure to both forward and reversing exercises provides totality when responding to vehicle emergencies.
Most evasive/defensive driving programs found in driving schools, security courses and law enforcement academies spend more than 98% of their training focused on preparing for events that occur less than 2% of the time on average. Little or no attention is place on the day to day challenges encountered by driving professionals. EPI modifies those percentages with substantial focus on those soft skills.
EP Behind the Wheel is a client based driving experience, addressing the reality of normal vehicle operation when focus is shifted to a concierge level of driving. This includes discussing etiquette, customer service, tactical communications and route planning.
Students will learn arrival & departure techniques through unique exercises that highlight smooth, controlled navigation as well as precision driving.
The Protection Driving Program (PDP) concludes with a technically advanced and realistic skid control exercise, complimented by a comprehensive and challenging combined skills exercise which replicates all the previous days of training.