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Sanitation & Construction

Safe driving habits are essential in residential areas and in the construction industry.

Drivers working in the sanitation and construction industries often maneuver in close quarters. Safety is key not only for the drivers but also for others on the job site or neighborhood in which they’re working. Smith System solutions can equip your drivers with the skills they need to reduce crashes, lower fuel and maintenance costs, and save lives.

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Your employees encounter enough safety concerns in the field. You shouldn’t have to worry as much about their safety on the roads. Smith System’s DriverDirect course provides classroom and behind-the-wheel training to change driving habits and reduce crashes. Based on The Smith5Keys®, this course will help your company gain ease of mind while your fleet is on the road.

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Smith System DriverDirect Training
safe driving practices course


A great instructor understands that not everyone learns in the same way. We’ll teach your trainers how to tailor lessons to the individual and how to properly correct students’ and weaknesses praise their strengths. For your convenience, DriverTrainer training can be completed in four- or five-day sessions at your location.

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If you’re company is tight on time and budget, SmithE-Learning℠ might be the best option for you. Workers are able to take the courses whenever and wherever it’s convenient for them. They can learn at their own paces, and managers can review results 24/7. The e-learning courses cover an array of fleet driver safety topics, from drowsy and distracted driving to maneuvering in small spaces. Use the SmithE-Learning courses for new drivers or as a supplement for drivers who have completed the DriverDirect course.

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E-learning Online Driving Safety Course

Advanced Backing

Up to 60% of accidents happen while a car is in reverse. Our Advanced Backing course helps companies reduce those crashes by providing drivers with the necessary knowledge and experience to maneuver in close quarters. Whether they’re operating a large cement truck or a work van, our Advanced Backing course can help your drivers feel comfortable on the roads and in tight spaces.

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Safety & Compliance Consulting

Whether you are new to managing DOT compliance or are a seasoned veteran, you may find it difficult to keep up with changing safety regulations. Our safety and compliance courses can help keep your fleet safe and your safety rating high. The courses include education on alcohol procedures, document preparation, driver DQ files, annual reviews, maintenance requirements and much more.

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DOT Compliance Consulting Driver Safety Training