Behind the Wheel

A Driving Program for Texas

THE PROGRAM

Behind The Wheel is a program designed to educate teen on the dangers of driving while impaired and distracted through experiential learning. Participants get the opportunity to use impairment googles while impaired and distracted through experiential learning. Participants get the opportunity to use impairment googles while driving in a pedal kart to simulate driving while under the influence.

After completing the Behind The Wheel Program, participants will:

  • Know the facts and figures about motor vehicle crashes
  • Understand the importance of seat belts
  • Recognize the dangers of distracted driving
  • Know the consequences of driving while impaired

 

THE LOGISTICS

– This program is for students between the ages of 14-18
– Designed for 16-40 participants per group
– Schedule can accommodate 3 groups
– Course can be taught between 1-2 hours

30-60 minutes of lecture
30-60 minutes of hands-on learning


FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:
Blake Lynch, BSN, RN
Harris Health System
713-873-3406
Blake.Lynch@harrishealth.org
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