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Palmer Main Campus
06/10/2024 - 08/09/2024
Highschool Pathways – AAA Defensive Driving

NIT is now offering AAA Defensive Driving High School Pathway.

Designed to teach a new driver the skills needed to successfully pass a Class D road exam.

Length of Program: 8 Weeks

Format of Program:

  • Classroom/Theory
    • Defensive Driving – 12 Hours – taught over 2, 6-hour days
    • ALIVE@25 – 4 Hours
  • Practical Instruction – Behind the wheel training – four 2-hour sessions – scheduled to fit student and instructor availability

Enrollment Requirements:

  • 14 years or older – however student cannot test unless he/she is over the age of 16 and has held permit for more than 6 months
  • Parental Consent
  • State Photo ID

Certifications & Qualifications:

  • Class D Driving Test (if student is over the age of 16 and has held permit for more than 6 months)
  • Alive@25
  • Certificate of Completion

Program Description:

This program is designed for novice drivers, and  provides the knowledge and skills necessary to  successfully pass a Class D road exam.  This course includes both 12 hours of theory/classroom and 8 hours of behind the wheel instruction.

Students must also log a minimum of 32 hours of practice drive time with a licensed driver outside of scheduled class time, be 16 years of age or older, and have held their class D permit for a minimum of 6 months.

Students that meet these requirements are eligible to take their class D road exam at the end of the program.

Tuition Breakdown

  • Triple A Student Manual
  • Alive@25 Student Manual
  • DMV Driver’s Manual

Modules Trained

Basic Vehicle ControlsDefensive DrivingVehicle ReadinessVision and Perception
Rules of the RoadManaging SpaceRisk Reducing StrategiesBasic Maneuvering
Personal Factors Influencing Operator PerformanceDriving at NightAlive@25Vehicle Functions and Malfunctions, and Collision Reporting

Total Cost: $900