The value of a Skid Control Course
By DRIVETECH | Friday, February 08, 2013, 10:00
The Black Ice is back again and another batch of snow forecast causing treacherous driving conditions for motorists! A Skid Control Course or a 4x4 Off Roading course is a must for all drivers. These types of defensive driving courses are of real value because they offer a unique way to combine learning a skill that could save lives with exhilarating fun. The provision of education and training all help road and driver safety.
During the last batch of snow Ali Vowles the BBC Points West Reporter went to see what Drive-Tech Ltd, who are based at Castle Combe circuit had to offer in terms of learning how to control a car in such conditions. As experts in Skid Control and 4x4 Off Roading Drive-Tech Ltd. have been providing training courses for over 25 years. The Skid Pan is a unique wet surface where drivers can learn how to control cars in a safe controlled environment. The expert instructors will give drivers a set of skills to improve driving performance and safety. For details of the courses available go to www.drivetechltd.co.uk or call a member of the Drive-Tech Team on 01249 783010.
Be Safe this winter, life is a journey, not a race...so take the time to enjoy it!