The mission of the Driver's Training Section is to develop a foundation for drivers to make sound decisions and to ensure safe and effective vehicle operation under all conditions.
This foundation is based on each individual's knowledge of their own skill sets and their understanding of the vehicle they operate.
Precision Driving 1:
Students are trained in basic slow speed vehicle placement (NEVO), basic skid control, and basic controlled braking. This one day course includes classroom instruction, practical exercises and evaluation. At this level, the instruction will take place on the combined skills/training area of the facility. Course size limited to 6 - 8 students. Cost for outside agencies is $299.00 per student. To register contact PO Mike Moats at Michael.Moats@kcpd.org
2013 DATES: November 6, 13, & 14. December 3, 4, 10, & 11.
Precision Driving 2:
Students are trained in the core class of emergency response driving along with vehicle dynamics, advanced skid control, and advanced controlled braking, utilizing the full road course as well as intersection clearing. This course consists of two days of instruction including classroom instruction, practical exercise and evaluation. Course size is limited based on vehicle availability. Class size is 6 -10 students. The prerequisite for this course is completion of Precision Driving 1. Cost for outside agencies is $799.00 per student. To register contact PO Mike Moats at Michael.Moats@kcpd.org
2013 DATES: September 23-24, October 16-17, October 23-24,
October 28-29 & October 30-31.
Precision Driving 3:
Students will be trained in the core class of pursuit driving and night pursuit driving. In addition, students will be instructed in the areas of evasive driving, accident avoidance and general night driving. This course consists of two days of instruction including classroom instruction, practical exercise and evaluation including day and night time hours. The prerequisite for this course is completion of Precision Driving 1 and 2. Class size is 6 -10 students.
To register or inquire about classes contact - Mike Moats at Michael.Moats@kcpd.org