Safe and Smart New Driver
Training Program: Control Systems
Online Course

Driver Training Program: Control Systems

This course is designed for professional drivers. It is designed to help drivers understand the functionality of the vehicle’s controls and instruments that are essential to basic operation, safety, and maintenance.
After completing this course, learners will be able to:

  • Explain the purpose of a vehicle’s engine controls
  • Locate a vehicle’s primary controls and discuss the function of each
  • Describe the purpose of a vehicle’s secondary controls and identify their locations
  • Recognize all vehicle instruments and explain the acceptable operating range for each
  • Identify warning devices commonly found on a vehicle

Safe and Smart New Driver Training Program:
Control Systems Course Topics

The course topics include:
Primary Controls

  • Engine Controls
  • Primary Vehicle Controls

Secondary Controls

  • Secondary Vehicle Controls

Vehicle Instruments

  • Vehicle Instruments
  • Warning Devices

Universally Compatible

This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.


Average Completion Time

Completion times vary depending on the number of times the information is viewed prior to finishing the course. The average completion time is 15 minutes.


Knowledge Assessment

Testing is conducted in this online course to reinforce the information presented. You are provided three opportunities to achieve a passing mark of 80% or greater.


Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of this course, a certificate will be available to download and print. You can access your certificate through your online account.