Emergency Maneuvers: Driver Training Series - Online Course

Interactive Training
20 minutes
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Course Description

Emergency Maneuvers: Driver Training Series - Online Course



  • The Driver Training Series is a collection of training programs which emphasize the essential skills necessary for staying safe on the road. This series is appropriate for all levels of drivers, from the entry-level to the veteran driver.
  • The J. J. Keller's Emergency Maneuvers: Driver Training Series eLearning course covers the following topic:
    • Anticipating Trouble & Recognizing Dangerous Situations
      • Defensive Driving
      • Pre-Trip Inspection
      • Proper Driving Position
      • Ignoring Distractions
      • Maintaining a Safe Distance
    • Avoiding Incidents & Accidents
      • Emergency Maneuvers
      • Escape Routes
    • Recovery Techniques
      • Reentering Traffic Safely
      • Regaining Your Composure
  • After viewing this program, learners will be able to:
    • Discuss ways to anticipate and prepare for trouble while on the road
    • Recognize situations that may increase risk of an incident or accident
    • Identify the various escape routes to help avoid dangerous situations
    • Explain how to recover after completing an emergency maneuver
  • Intended Audience: All drivers of vehicles that require a CDL
  • Length: 20 minutes
  • Copyright Date: 2016


System Req.

This course can be completed using a tablet device, such as an iPad or Android tablet. We do not recommend nor support using a mobile device with a screen size of fewer than seven inches, such as a smartphone.

To ensure full course functionality, your computer will need to meet or exceed the following requirements:

  • Windows XP operating system, or later
  • 128 MB of RAM
  • Speakers or headphones, soundcard or onboard audio source
  • Video card and monitor capable of a resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels
  • Internet Explorer 8.0 and higher for PC / Mozilla Firefox 19 and higher for PC / Google Chrome 25 or higher for PC. If using a Mac desktop or laptop, Safari, Chrome, and Firefox typically work, however it is advised you install the latest version of those browsers as well as the latest version of Flash. 
    • Pop-up blockers must be disabled
    • JavaScript must be enabled
    • Flash Player 10, however, the latest version is STRONGLY RECOMMENDED
    • Cookies must be allowed
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0 or higher
  • Minimum bandwidth availability of 1.5 Mbps. 3.0 Mbps or higher recommended.


Emergency Maneuvers is designed to help drivers understand the techniques that will help them avoid an accident or incident while operating a CMV. Specifically, it covers how to recognize danger, react appropriately, and recover after performing an emergency maneuver, protecting themselves and those around them.
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