16 Yr Old GDL Program
(Check list of High schools we serve for $240.00 special on 'High school' page)
The purpose of this introduction is to arouse awareness among teenagers and parents about the excellent program offered by NJDMV. It is the GDL
Graduated Driver License Program
GDL has been proven to save lives among new drivers and their passengers
It is designed to give new drivers better instructions and more experience driving
Topics of Discussion
-Obtaining a permit
-Behind the Wheel Training
-What you can expect from a Driving Instructor
-Parent and Student awareness
-Graduated License Handbook
-“Parental Consent” Card
-Take teenager student to DMV with: (Six Points of ID)
-Original Birth Certificate or US Passport
-Original Social Security Card
-HSW-Certificate (Small Blue Card) issued by HS she/he completed the 30 Hrs classroom instruction and passed the written test.
-If glasses or contacts are regularly worn they should be worn to DMV
Applying for Permit
-When the eye test is completed, the driving instructor receives the learning permit from the DMV
-The learning permit is then valid for a licensed driving instructor to teach
Contract / Agreement
Contract- Instruction agreements are made, which need to be signed by both parties and after which driving lessons may be initiated
Six Hours behind the wheel
-Introduction to the instrument panel and mechanical functionality of the vehicle
-Adjusting Seat, mirrors and seat belts
Behind the wheel FUN Starts!
Starting and Take Off
Steering / Hand position and movement – killing the root of bad turns
Warning signs, Regulatory signs and Construction signs
Curb Judgment and Left & Right Turns
Brake & Gas Control
K & U Turns
Traffic signal control
Flow of traffic, the right of way
Traffic Lights – Red, yellow and green and turn arrow lights and lane signs
Parallel Parking, Park Recovery and adjustment
Highways, Safe distance
What if you are being tail gated?
Acceleration and deceleration
On the Road, Dividing in lanes, passing, changing lanes, which lane to use for turns
Pedestrians walking, when to stop
Snow and rain conditions
Pre-Road Test / Warm-up lessons
Review of all lessons
Simulated Road Test
Instructor's next step
After Six hour lesson behind the wheel, driving instructor will have to get the permit signed by Driving School Owner
Then go to DMV to schedule a Road Test Date on Students 17th Birthday or six months after, whichever comes later
What will the student get?
After completion of Six Hours behind the wheel trained Student will get:
Receipt for each lesson
Parent and Student Awareness
-Always shop around for best instruction with reasonable fees
-Driving Instructor will try his/her best to work around your schedule
-Always ask for copy of the contract you signed Money Receipt & what you have learned during the lesson
-PAY AS YOU GO
-NEVER PAY FULL PACKAGE FEE IN ADVANCE.
-ALWAYS ASK IF ROAD TEST FEES ARE INCLUDED OR NOT
-Before the end of sixth hour ask yourself following questions:
-Did you learn everything?
-Are you ready for the road test? Even though road test is far away?
My Message to Students!
-Life is Precious
-Life is gift given by God
-Accidents can happen with the mistakes of others
Knowledge, Alertness, Foresight, Judgment and Skill are the best Five Qualities a Defensive Driver can have
My Message to Parents!
-Always make your child’s learning experience bearable and be positive; have good communication and work well together.
-Go through “Safe Driving – A Parent’s Guide to Teaching Teens”
-When you see Driving School Car:
-Don’t forget your Student Driver days
-Please be patient and co-operative to Student Drivers
-Remember your own child or relative could be in that car learning!
Vision Driving School - www.visiondrivingschool.com 1(866) 9 VISION emergency contact (732) 688-7841