Alcohol Drugs Accident Prevention Training Course (ADAPT)
Introduction and Directions:
In 1989, the Florida Legislature passed section 322.095 of the Florida Statute. This Statute requires all First-Time applicants for a Florida Driver's License to attend a Traffic Law and Substance Abuse Education course. The following on-line course meets this requirement. The main goal of this program is to promote safety on the road for young drivers through knowledge of the variety of issues that affect the operation of a motor vehicle. During this four-hour interactive driving program you will explore a range of topics from factors in collisions to the problems associated with drugs and alcohol. There are a number of short quizzes that you are required to complete. Please review the material if you have chosen wrong answers on the quizzes.
There are four 60-minute sessions within this course. At the end of the program, you will be required to take a 40 question final exam. You must score at least 80% on the exam (32 out of 40 correct). If you score below 80%, you will be allowed to take the final exam one more time after you review the material.
Please read all information carefully and scroll back to revisit any information that you do not fully understand.
This session includes the following topics:
* Responsibilities As a Driver
* Statistics About Teen Drivers
* Driving Distractions
* Safety On The Road and Vehicle Safety Equipment
Responsibilities as a Driver
The privilege to drive is one of the most exciting events in a teenager's life. Most can't wait until the day that they turn 16 and reach that magical milestone of being able to drive without an adult in the car. This incredible freedom, however, comes hand in hand with the responsibility of driving safely.
As you begin driving, it is very important to keep in mind that a motor vehicle is potentially a very deadly weapon. Your job as a driver is to operate your... [continues]
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