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Driving Defensively for CDL/Large Vehicle Drivers: Handling Adverse Conditions

Product Line: Regulatory Compliance

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Driving defensively isn’t just about your driving skills or your experience. It’s about being aware of what is going on around you, anticipating what could happen and knowing what to do in any situation. Because trucks behave differently than other vehicles, truck drivers need to react differently when they encounter unusual or emergency situations.

MARCOM’s course on “Driving Defensively for CDL/Large Vehicle Drivers: Handling Adverse Conditions” discusses how drivers can prepare for and drive defensively when encountering bad weather, work zones, distracted and aggressive drivers and more.

Topics covered in the course include:
• Driving Safely in Bad Weather
• Handling a Blowout
• Sharing the Road with Other Trucks and Buses
• Dealing with Distracted and Aggressive Drivers
• Pedestrians, Work Zones and Emergency Situations
• …and more.

Like all MARCOM courses, “Driving Defensively for CDL/Large Vehicle Drivers: Handling Adverse Conditions” uses a powerful combination of full-motion, high-definition video filmed in real world locations, along with audio, text, and colorful graphics to provide the most cost-effective training available today.

The “Driving Defensively for CDL/Large Vehicle Drivers: Handling Adverse Conditions” MicroLearning curriculum includes the following 3-5 minute courses:
"Driving Safely in Bad Weather"
"Handling a Blowout"
"Sharing the Road with Other Trucks and Buses"
"Dealing with Distracted and Aggressive Drivers"
“Pedestrians, Work Zones and Emergency Situations”

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Interactive Online Course

Model Number: rck_395_int_en
Runtime: 45 minutes
Interactive Online Course

MARCOM's mobile-friendly online delivery makes a consistent level of engaging interactive training available to each employee, regardless of their schedules or physical location… and new hires can be trained as soon as they walk in the door.

With no setup, library or subscription fees, this training is available under a number of convenient and affordable licensing and delivery plans.

For a demo on MARCOM's Online Training System,
or to preview any of the available topics click here.

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Adaptive Learning

Model Number: rck_395_adl_en
Runtime: 10-45 minutes
Adaptive Learning

“Adaptive Learning” takes advantage of an employee’s existing knowledge to create training courses that are customized for that employee, and don’t “reteach” them things that they already know. In other words, the Adaptive Learning process determines what an employee already knows about a topic, then structures courses that contain only the information that the employee needs to complete their knowledge of the topic.

These individually customized courses eliminate the largest employee complaint about safety training (“I already know most of this stuff, so why do I have to go through this training again?!”), while potentially recapturing thousands of hours of lost productivity.

MARCOM’s Adaptive Learning courses test employees before they take the course. Then based on the questions that they answer correctly, the course itself determines if the employee knows enough about the information in each chapter in the course to “test out” of that chapter… and if they do, automatically reconfigures the course to skip those chapters.

Reconfiguring the courses in this way typically saves about 50% of an employee’s time in taking a course. Over a year’s time this can recapture a significant amount of lost productivity time for a company of any size, and result in hundreds of thousands of dollars of annual savings.

 

For a demo on MARCOM's Online Training System,
or to preview any of the available topics click here.

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VOD/Video Streaming

Model Number: rck_395_vid_en
Runtime: 16 minutes
VOD/Video Streaming
MARCOM's online VOD/video streaming provides a consistent level of training to each employee, whatever their schedules or physical location… and new hires can be trained as soon as they walk in the door.

Available without setup, library or subscription fees, this training is available under a number of convenient and affordable licensing and delivery plans.
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MicroLearning Curricula (SCORM)

Runtime: 3-5 minutes per course
Number of Courses: 5
MicroLearning Curricula (SCORM)
MARCOM’s new MicroLearning courses get employees the training they need, when and where they need it. Built specifically for smartphones and organized into 170 curricula, the more than 1,000 three-to-five-minute micro-courses are available in “Video-Only” or SCORM “Video-Plus-Test” formats.

With no setup or library fees, this training is available under several attractive licensing and delivery options.

To take a look at one of the “Video+Test” MicroLearning curricula and its courses, just click here. For more information or to get a quote on implementing micro-learning at your facility call 800/654-2448.
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MicroLearning Curricula (VOD)

Runtime: 3-5 minutes per course
Number of Courses: 5
MicroLearning Curricula (VOD)
MARCOM’s new MicroLearning courses get employees the training they need, when and where they need it. Built specifically for smartphones and organized into 170 curricula, the more than 1,000 three-to-five-minute micro-courses are available in “Video-Only” or SCORM “Video-Plus-Test” formats.

With no setup or library fees, this training is available under several attractive licensing and delivery options.

To take a look at one of the “Video-Only” MicroLearning curricula and its courses, just click here. For more information or to get a quote on implementing micro-learning at your facility call 800/654-2448.
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DVD Program

Model Number: V0003959EO
Price: $229.00
Runtime: 16 minutes
DVD Program

DVD programs include an easy-to-use leader's guide, as well as a training certificate, scheduling and attendance forms, and an employee quiz.  These materials are available in PDF format and are stored in a folder on the DVD.