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NSC offers a wide range of online safety training courses for individual consumers and organizations looking to keep their employees safe. These courses offer all the content and quality of our traditional classroom training programs, without the travel expense and time. NSC makes it easy and enjoyable to learn our technically sound content through a well integrated learning experience comprised of full-motion video, animation, interactive user exercises and real-world simulations.
You will receive an official Certificate of Completion, unless otherwise noted, from the National Safety Council that, in many states, may be used to lower automobile insurance rates. Check with your insurance carrier to see if you qualify. Requirements for insurance discounts vary by state. If you intend to take this course for insurance discount, you must verify with your agent or insurance company before you enroll that they will accept the DDC-Online Certificate of Completion issued by the National Safety Council. Since only one certificate will be issued to each account, family members will need to purchase separate accounts to receive the certificates of their own.
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NSC First Aid and Compliance courses adhere to the latest national OSHA standards and CDC, NFPA and 2010 CPR & ECC guidelines.
DDC Online 9.0 Edition
The course takes approximately 4 hours to complete and can be done at your own pace with a convenient "bookmark" feature. DDC Online is based on the same content used in the National Safety Council instructor‐led Defensive Driving Course – the most widely used driver safety program in the world. Through animation, narration, video and interactive exercises the online defensive driving course offers an engaging, interactive learning environment where students analyze real driving situations, spot driving hazards, and identify the correct defenses. For orders of 100 online IDs or more, NSC can create a corporate co-branded website using your company’s logo and graphics. Also available in Spanish.
WARNING: If you are taking a defensive driving course for a traffic citation or insurance discount, click here to find your state approved program. If your state is not listed, contact your local court or insurance provider.
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DDC Online 9th edition, 2-hour Abridged, English
DDC Online Abridged takes approximately 2 hours to complete and contains the primary learning points from our classroom defensive driving course with the convenience of online. Using animation, narration and interactive exercises, this abbreviated edition of our 4-hour DDC Online Course is perfect as a refresher course or post-incident training. Your employees will acquire the basic knowledge and skills to recognize and avoid motor vehicle collisions and violations and identify the benefits of defensive driving. The course will motivate participants to change their driving behaviors and attitudes and help them understand the legal, financial and personal consequences for poor-decision making. For orders of 100 online IDs or more, NSC can create a corporate co-branded website using your company’s logo and graphics.
WARNING: This course does not qualify for an automobile insurance discount, ticket dismissal or point reduction due to traffic violations. If you are taking a defensive driving course for a traffic citation or insurance discount, click here to find your state approved program. If your state is not listed, contact your local court or insurance provider.
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DDC Professional Truck Driver
Keep your drivers on the road – train one or thousands for a fraction of classroom training cost, without scheduling hassles. For more than 20 years, NSC Professional Truck Driver program has been the most comprehensive training of its type, giving professional truck drivers defensive driving techniques that help them avoid collisions, injuries and violations and teach personal responsibility for their driving decisions. For orders of 100 online IDs or more, NSC can create a corporate co-branded website using your company's logo and graphics.
Alive at 25® Parent Program
This highly interactive 2-hour online course helps the parents of young drivers identify the risks their teens face. Learn the risks teen drivers face as well as practical solutions to keep them safe. Partner with your teen through each stage, from learning to drive and independent driving to managing the driving experience.
DDC Motorcycle Safety Program
This 2-hour online course combines top-quality content with state-of-the-art Internet technology for a learning experience that is interactive, motivational and educational. You'll learn about rider awareness, riding risks assessment, preparation for riding, street riding strategies, riding skills and more.
Coaching the Emergency Vehicle Operator II™: Ambulance
This program allows busy emergency vehicle operators to train independently on their own schedule, helping them refresh and improve their driving skills in 4 hours or less. Animation, video narration and interactive screens enhance retention. A flexible bookmark feature lets users log off and return to the same place later. Answers to review questions are immediate as is printing of certificates of completion for passing test scores.
Coaching the Emergency Vehicle Operator II™: Fire
Based on the successful packaged training, this course offers valuable defensive driving techniques to fire apparatus operators. This course teaches fire-apparatus operators how to use defensive driving techniques to maneuver safely through traffic under time constraints and stress.
NSC First Aid, CPR & AED
Designed for emergency response teams, safety personnel, supervisors, individuals requiring certification and the general public, this course teaches how to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies in adults, children and infants; identifying and caring for bleeding, sudden illness and injury and preventing disease transmission. Updated version based on latest guidelines, and Spanish version coming soon!
Online programs teach the knowledge portion of the course, clearly presenting learning points using animation, full-motion video, interactive user exercises and real-world simulations. To receive nationally recognized NSC First Aid, CPR & AED course completion cards, you must attend a skills testing session conducted by an authorized NSC skill tester. Additional charges may apply and may vary by location. To locate a skills testing center near you, visit the training center directory or call (800) 621-7619 or contact your local NSC Chapter.
NSC Bloodborne & Airborne Pathogens
NEW COURSE! Become OSHA compliant online in just 2-hours. NSC Bloodborne & Airborne Pathogens Online provides the most comprehensive training so your employees are prepared to know what measures to take if an exposure occurs. This program is ideal for first responders, dentists, dental hygienists, lab workers, police, EMTs and paramedics, animal handlers and custodians—anyone exposed to blood or other potentially infectious materials will benefit from this program.
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OSHA 10 & 30 hour - Powered by Summit Training Source
Meet regulatory compliance needs without travel costs, scheduling issues or lost productivity. Available courses include OSHA 10-Hour General Industry, OSHA 10-Hour Construction, OSHA 30-Hour General Industry, OSHA 30-Hour Construction
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