Driver training modules

AutoSense has developed a suite of short e-learning modules designed to reinforce safer driving principles and raise awareness of risk.

Choose from two solutions

All the modules can either drop directly into your existing Learning Management System (LMS) or we can create a LMS solution specifically for your business: 

Use your own LMS​. AutoSense assists to load modules and guide the process for launching and reporting of completion results.

Autosense Dochebo. AutoSense sets up your employees on our LMS system and will manage the implementation process for you; an end-to-end solution.

All results are recorded and stored in your LMS.

The modules

Introduction to safer driving modules

Module 1: Introduction to safer driving – Hazard identification and journey planning


This module covers basic awareness of journey planning, scanning, hazard perception. There is a great video sequence that demonstrates how to identify hazards on the road. The module takes around seven minutes and contains several self-assessment questions.




Module 2: Introduction to safer driving – Distractions and attention diverted


This module covers one of the major causes of accidents “distractions and attention diverted”. The module discusses behaviours and habits that drivers should look out for and how to avoid falling into the common traps. The module takes around fiveminutes and contains several self-assessment questions.




Module 3: Introduction to safer driving – Fatigue


This module covers the dangers of driving when fatigued. Fatigue is emerging as a serious concern especially for shift workers, transport operators and those with a sleep related medical condition. The module raises awareness of what fatigue “feels/ looks like” some basic coping strategies. The module takes around five minutes and contains several self-assessment questions.





Road safety awareness modules

Module 4: Risk factors – Speed and inclement weather


This module investigates the effect that excessive speed has on reducing margins and therefore increasing risk. It also looks at the increased risk when driving in poor weather conditions and strategies to combat this.




Module 5: Drugs and driving


This module discusses the effects that prescription and recreational drugs and

alcohol can have on people ability to safely drive a vehicle. Many people do not realise that certain prescriptions drugs can leave them exposed to a criminal conviction for driving.




Module 6: Alcohol and driving


This module discusses the effects that alcohol can have on people ability to safely drive a vehicle.




Module 7: Advanced fatigue


This module aims to raise awareness and educate participants on the risks of fatigue, how to recognise the signs and strategies to combat fatigue.




Module 8: Advanced journey planning


This module aims to look closely at the factors one must consider when planning more complicated or longer distance trips.




Module 9: Fuel efficient driving styles


This module looks at how we can all drive our vehicles in a more efficient manner. there are many different techniques that are easy to remember and when implemented assist with a safer and more fuel-efficient drive.




Module 10: Safety features in modern vehicles


This module looks at the role modern vehicle play in keeping drivers and pedestrians

safe. The module focuses on how these features interact with the driver and what the diver needs to be aware of to get maximum protection.




Module 11: Welcome to New Zealand (Not Yet Availble) Remove this content?


This module is designed to educate international drivers to the unique conditions that they will encounter when driving in New Zealand. An ideal introduction for drivers visiting New Zealand on business.




Module 12: Rural roads


This module investigates the differences between driving in urban environments and the open roads commonly found outside the major cities. We explore the changing conditions and unexpected hazards like farm animals that often take drivers by surprise.




Module 13: Close quarter manouvering


This module is designed to educate drivers to be more aware of the hazards found in places like carparks. We look to raise awareness of techniques such as reverse parking and pre- drive walk arounds.





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