Van/High Profile Vehicle
The National Traffic Safety Institute developed the Van/High Profile/Vehicle Program as a one hour course that can be taught as an additional module to the SAFER Driver Program or as an independent training unit. This program is available online, in a classroom setting, or Train the Trainer. Van/High Profile Vehicle introduces van operators to the dangers of operating a van or SUV. The program explores how speed, weight ratio, and the center of gravity of the vehicle play an important role in the operation of a large vehicle.
- To help them become safe and responsible van drivers
- To inform van drivers of the hazards of driving a van and how to minimize those hazards
- To introduce van drivers to the concepts of the dynamics of van operation
- To discover the importance of pre-trip inspection
The Van/High Profile Vehicle Program was developed for use by organizations who want to limit their risk exposure. Anyone who operates a van, SUV, or light truck is encouraged to complete this thought provoking course.