Thinking Driver Winter Emphasis / 040

NIT Alaska - Winter Defensive Driving Course in Alaska
Our Location
Anchorage, AK
3700 Centerpoint Dr, Suite 102
907-743-7700
Palmer, AK
1740 N. Terrilou Ct.
907-357-6400, 1-888-367-6482
Classroom Theory Training

Participants will receive classroom instruction on defensive driving techniques and applications specific to Alaskan winter conditions. The classroom session includes training on basic cold weather vehicle maintenance and awareness of seasonal hazards, developing knowledge and skills of how to deal with them. The main teaching points include, winter safety gear, extreme weather driving, skid avoidance, skid recovery, threshold and ABS braking systems, driving attitude, and accident prevention.

Practical Driver Training

  • Preparation & Planning
  • Vehicle Inspection & Equipment
  • Cold Weather Equipment
  • Driving on Snow and Ice
  • Basic Skid Rules
  • Surviving a Blizzard
  • Driving Attitude

*Please note: This course consists of 2 parts, Classroom and Practical. Students can choose to take one or both sections.

Please contact our office for additional dates or on-site training. Minimum of 4 students required.

  • Individual Classroom Cost: $100
  • Individual Practical Driving Cost: $200

Upcoming Dates

Course Cost: $300