Guidelines for Driving Lesson

FIRST DAY LESSON:

1.       Smart standard procedures

a.       Door lock and windows

b.      Right sitting position

c.       Adjustment of mirrors

d.      Wearing of seatbelt

2.       Starting of engine

3.       Proper handling and controlling: steering wheel=10:10 position; hand over hand

4.       Proper use of signal lights and horn

5.       Name and uses of pedals:

a.       Clutch

b.      Brake

c.       Gas/acceleration

6.       Changing/shifting gears

7.       Starting procedure

8.       Stopping procedure

9.       Shifting procedure

10.   Left and right turning

 

SECOND DAY LESSON:

1.       Smart standard procedures

2.       Review starting procedure

3.       Review stopping procedure

4.       Review left and right turning

5.       Controlling of steering wheel

6.       Proper changing of gears

 

THIRD DAY LESSON:

1.       Smart standard procedures

2.       Review starting procedure and stopping procedure

3.       Review left and right turning

4.       Controlling of steering wheel

5.       Proper changing of gear

6.       Crossing on intersection

7.       Hanging procedure

8.       Backing procedure

 

FOURTH DAY LESSON:

1.       Smart standard procedures

2.       Maneuvering procedures

a.       U-turn

b.      2pt. Turn or y-turn

c.       3pt. Turn or k-turn

d.      Parallel

3.       Parking procedures

a.       Diagonal

b.      Horizontal

c.       Perpendicular

d.      Parallel

 

 

FIFTH DAY LESSON:

1.       Smart standard procedures

2.       Highway driving

3.       Crossing and turning at intersections

4.       Review changing of gears from lower to higher and vice versa

5.       Smart check (blowbagets)

6.       Driving assessment and recommendation

 

SIXTH DAY LESSON:

1.       Defensive driving technique

2.       Road awareness and courtesy

3.       Driving attitude and decision

4.       Right of way rules

 

SEVENTH DAY LESSON:

1.       Overtaking

2.       Proper changing of lanes

3.       Engine brake-use for downhill and uphill

4.       Smart check (blowbagets)

5.       Driving assestment and recommendations

 

EIGHT DAY LESSON:

1.       Review parking=diagonal; perpendicular ( backward and forward); parallel

 

NINTH DAY LESSON:

1.       Review hanging

a.       Uphill

b.      Downhill

2.       Review maneuvering

a.       U-turn

b.      2pt. Turn or y-turn

c.       3pt. Turn or k-turn

 

TENTH DAY LESSON:

1.       Highway driving

a.       Road markings

b.      Lane positioning

c.       Speed limit ( minimum and maximum)

d.      Safe following and stopping distance

2.       Smart check (blowbagets)

3.       Driving assessment and recommendations

 

ELEVENTH DAY LESSON:

1.       Light and heavy traffic

2.       Review changing of gears

 

TWELFTH DAY LESSON:

1.       Review backing

a.       Backing straight

b.      Backing on side street

 

THIRTEENTH DAY LESSON:

1.       Review hanging

a.       Backing straight

b.      Backing on side street

 

FOURTEENTH DAY LESSON:

1.       Highway driving:

a.       Changing of lanes

b.      Attitude and awareness

c.       Defensive driving technique

 

FIFTEENTH DAY LESSON:

1.       Final assessment and evaluation

2.       Smart check (blowbagets)

3.       Driving assestment and recommendations

 

SIXTEENTH DAY LESSON:

1.       Mastering of parking:

a.       Parallel

b.      Backward perpendicular/or reverse parking

c.       Angle forward and backward

d.      Diagonal

e.      Uphill and downhill parking

 

EIGHTEENTH DAY LESSON:

Drive-thru driving

                fast food; toll gate; pay parking

 

NINETEENTH DAY LESSON:

1.       Mastering  of hanging uphill and downhill

 

TWENTIETH DAY LESSON:

1.       Mastering of driving in zigzag and curve (if applicable)

2.       Driving assessment and recommendations

 

TWENTY-FIRST DAY LESSON:

1.       Mastering of driving in flyovers, bridge and tunnel (if applicable)

 

TWENTY-SECOND DAY LESSON:

1.       Mastering of changing gears from lower to higher

 

TWENTY-THIRD DAY LESSON:

1.       Mastering of changing lanes/overtaking

 

TWENTY-FOURTH DAY LESSON:

1.       Hi-way driving:

a.       EDSA

b.      C5

c.       Commonwealth

d.      Quezon avenue

 

TWENTY-FIFTH DAY LESSON:

1.       Entering and existing mall

a.       Basement

b.      Elevated

TWENTY-SIXTH/THIRTIETH DAY LESSON:

(Straight 5 hrs. Driving)

1.       Expresswaydriving: choose one

a.       Coastal

b.      NLEX

c.       SLEX

d.      Skyway

2.       Driving assessment and recommendations