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By the time you leave this class you will improve your driving abilities and have a greater understanding of vehicle handling and gain the experience to prevent, detect, and correct loss of vehicle traction. Whether you are new to the road or a veteran driver, this defensive driving course will give you the skills to handle a vehicle in adverse conditions like hydroplaning or hitting a patch of black ice. You will gain the skills to drive in all types of road conditions using the Skid Monster, a specially equipped vehicle that simulates adverse driving conditions at highway road speeds up to 60 mph. Law enforcement and other public safety personnel use the same simulators in car handling trainings. Note: You must have a valid driver’s license. If under 18 years of age you must have a parent or guardian sign a waiver. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PQa11Kp9XsQ" onclick="window.open(this.href, 'SkidMonsterVideo', 'resizable=yes,status=no,location=no,toolbar=no,menubar=no,fullscreen=no,scrollbars=no,dependent=no,width=600,height=400'); return false

Start date: 05/28/16

End date: 05/28/16

Tuition:$89.00



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By the time you leave this class you will improve your driving abilities and have a greater understanding of vehicle handling and gain the experience to prevent, detect, and correct loss of vehicle traction. Whether you are new to the road or a veteran driver, this defensive driving course will give you the skills to handle a vehicle in adverse conditions like hydroplaning or hitting a patch of black ice. You will gain the skills to drive in all types of road conditions using the Skid Monster, a specially equipped vehicle that simulates adverse driving conditions at highway road speeds up to 60 mph. Law enforcement and other public safety personnel use the same simulators in car handling trainings. Note: You must have a valid driver’s license. If under 18 years of age you must have a parent or guardian sign a waiver. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PQa11Kp9XsQ" onclick="window.open(this.href, 'SkidMonsterVideo', 'resizable=yes,status=no,location=no,toolbar=no,menubar=no,fullscreen=no,scrollbars=no,dependent=no,width=600,height=400'); return false

Start date: 06/11/16

End date: 06/11/16

Tuition:$89.00



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By the time you leave this class you will improve your driving abilities and have a greater understanding of vehicle handling and gain the experience to prevent, detect, and correct loss of vehicle traction. Whether you are new to the road or a veteran driver, this defensive driving course will give you the skills to handle a vehicle in adverse conditions like hydroplaning or hitting a patch of black ice. You will gain the skills to drive in all types of road conditions using the Skid Monster, a specially equipped vehicle that simulates adverse driving conditions at highway road speeds up to 60 mph. Law enforcement and other public safety personnel use the same simulators in car handling trainings. Note: You must have a valid driver’s license. If under 18 years of age you must have a parent or guardian sign a waiver. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PQa11Kp9XsQ" onclick="window.open(this.href, 'SkidMonsterVideo', 'resizable=yes,status=no,location=no,toolbar=no,menubar=no,fullscreen=no,scrollbars=no,dependent=no,width=600,height=400'); return false

Start date: 07/30/16

End date: 07/30/16

Tuition:$89.00



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By the time you leave this class you will improve your driving abilities and have a greater understanding of vehicle handling and gain the experience to prevent, detect, and correct loss of vehicle traction. Whether you are new to the road or a veteran driver, this defensive driving course will give you the skills to handle a vehicle in adverse conditions like hydroplaning or hitting a patch of black ice. You will gain the skills to drive in all types of road conditions using the Skid Monster, a specially equipped vehicle that simulates adverse driving conditions at highway road speeds up to 60 mph. Law enforcement and other public safety personnel use the same simulators in car handling trainings. Note: You must have a valid driver’s license. If under 18 years of age you must have a parent or guardian sign a waiver. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PQa11Kp9XsQ" onclick="window.open(this.href, 'SkidMonsterVideo', 'resizable=yes,status=no,location=no,toolbar=no,menubar=no,fullscreen=no,scrollbars=no,dependent=no,width=600,height=400'); return false

Start date: 08/13/16

End date: 08/13/16

Tuition:$89.00



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By the time you leave this class you will improve your driving abilities and have a greater understanding of vehicle handling and gain the experience to prevent, detect, and correct loss of vehicle traction. Whether you are new to the road or a veteran driver, this defensive driving course will give you the skills to handle a vehicle in adverse conditions like hydroplaning or hitting a patch of black ice. You will gain the skills to drive in all types of road conditions using the Skid Monster, a specially equipped vehicle that simulates adverse driving conditions at highway road speeds up to 60 mph. Law enforcement and other public safety personnel use the same simulators in car handling trainings. Note: You must have a valid driver’s license. If under 18 years of age you must have a parent or guardian sign a waiver. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PQa11Kp9XsQ" onclick="window.open(this.href, 'SkidMonsterVideo', 'resizable=yes,status=no,location=no,toolbar=no,menubar=no,fullscreen=no,scrollbars=no,dependent=no,width=600,height=400'); return false

Start date: 08/27/16

End date: 08/27/16

Tuition:$89.00



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Tuition:$65.00

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Moped Safety 

ID:22022
Gain the understanding and skills to become a safe and responsible moped driver in just six hours of classroom instruction. Classroom instruction includes operator and moped preparation, basic control skills, safe riding practices, how to handle complex situations, and moped care. This course does not include hands-on moped instruction. This course meets Iowa Department of Transportation requirements to obtain a moped license at 14. All students must be at least 13-1/2 years of age to take this class. Registered person must be the class participant.

Start date: 06/04/16

End date: 06/04/16

Tuition:$39.00



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Moped Safety 

ID:22023
Gain the understanding and skills to become a safe and responsible moped driver in just six hours of classroom instruction. Classroom instruction includes operator and moped preparation, basic control skills, safe riding practices, how to handle complex situations, and moped care. This course does not include hands-on moped instruction. This course meets Iowa Department of Transportation requirements to obtain a moped license at 14. All students must be at least 13-1/2 years of age to take this class. Registered person must be the class participant.

Start date: 06/18/16

End date: 06/18/16

Tuition:$39.00



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Moped Safety 

ID:24843
Gain the understanding and skills to become a safe and responsible moped driver in just six hours of classroom instruction. Classroom instruction includes operator and moped preparation, basic control skills, safe riding practices, how to handle complex situations, and moped care. This course does not include hands-on moped instruction. This course meets Iowa Department of Transportation requirements to obtain a moped license at 14. All students must be at least 13-1/2 years of age to take this class. Registered person must be the class participant.

Start date: 07/09/16

End date: 07/09/16

Tuition:$39.00



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Moped Safety 

ID:24844
Gain the understanding and skills to become a safe and responsible moped driver in just six hours of classroom instruction. Classroom instruction includes operator and moped preparation, basic control skills, safe riding practices, how to handle complex situations, and moped care. This course does not include hands-on moped instruction. This course meets Iowa Department of Transportation requirements to obtain a moped license at 14. All students must be at least 13-1/2 years of age to take this class. Registered person must be the class participant.

Start date: 07/23/16

End date: 07/23/16

Tuition:$39.00



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Moped Safety 

ID:24845
Gain the understanding and skills to become a safe and responsible moped driver in just six hours of classroom instruction. Classroom instruction includes operator and moped preparation, basic control skills, safe riding practices, how to handle complex situations, and moped care. This course does not include hands-on moped instruction. This course meets Iowa Department of Transportation requirements to obtain a moped license at 14. All students must be at least 13-1/2 years of age to take this class. Registered person must be the class participant.

Start date: 08/06/16

End date: 08/06/16

Tuition:$39.00



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Moped Safety 

ID:24846
Gain the understanding and skills to become a safe and responsible moped driver in just six hours of classroom instruction. Classroom instruction includes operator and moped preparation, basic control skills, safe riding practices, how to handle complex situations, and moped care. This course does not include hands-on moped instruction. This course meets Iowa Department of Transportation requirements to obtain a moped license at 14. All students must be at least 13-1/2 years of age to take this class. Registered person must be the class participant.

Start date: 08/20/16

End date: 08/20/16

Tuition:$39.00



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