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Driving Instructor / State Tester Wanted Description: Primary job duty is teaching inexperienced teens and adults how to drive a vehicle and to ensure the student understands state driving laws. Instructors must be able to explain how to react in all emergency and inclement weather situations. Instructors are responsible for scheduling drive lesson appointments and accurately complete all drivin...
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How Much Can I Afford to Spend on a Car?

As the weather begins to warm up, more and more people are heading out car shopping.  Whether you are a teen buying your first car, a parent buying another car, or buying a car for your teen, here are is an article with some helpful tips for your car buying experience.  We hope you enjoy!   Buying a new car can be exciting. It’s a major purchase, after all. But, to make sure the joy...
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How to Parallel Park and Other Parking Safety Tips

Many people might agree that they struggle with parallel parking, which means a vehicle is parked parallel to a traffic lane and between other cars. It takes some practice to get it right, so if you’ve never attempted to park this way, you may experience some anxiety when it’s the only available parking option at your destination. James Solomon, Director of Defensive Driving Program Development an...
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Tips for Teaching Your Teen Driver

If your teen has a permit and is working toward getting a driver’s license, you’ll likely need to spend some time teaching her how to drive. Many states require teens with learner’s permits to log a certain number of supervised driving hours outside of driver’s education, according to the Governors Highway Safety Association, and that often means parents play the role of driving instructor. Bef...
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Why Driving on New Year’s Eve is Dangerous

As 2018 in coming to an end, many people are making their New Year’s Eve plans with family and friends. Although the 4th of July still tops the “Most Dangerous Driving Holidays” lists in America, New Year’s Eve and the early hours of New Year’s Day require extra caution as well. Drinking and driving is the most troubling factor in roadway accidents around the New Year’s holiday. Traditionally, ...
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The Missing Five Pound Note-A Christmas Story

The Missing Five Pound Note
Chippenham George worked for the Post Office and his job was to process all the mail that had illegible addresses.  One day just before Christmas, a letter landed on his desk simply addressed in shaky handwriting: ‘To God’.  With no other clue on the envelope, George opened the letter and read: Dear God, I am an 93 year old widow living on the State pension.  Yesterday someone stole my purse...
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Florida Poly Students Aim to Reduce Drowsy Driving

Florida Poly Students Aim to Reduce Drowsy Driving
New research by Florida Polytechnic University faculty and students has the goal of detecting and preventing the growing problem of drowsy and distracted driving. The project, under the guidance of Kanwal Gagneja, PhD, assistant professor of computer science, uses a microcomputer, a camera, and a buzzer. The camera aims at the driver’s face to detect if they’re closing their eyes often. “Whe...
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5 Tips To Avoid Fender Benders-Defensive Driving

5 Tips To Avoid Fender Benders-Defensive Driving
When you first start figuring out how to drive, you are going to hear that you need to drive defensively very often. However, it doesn’t mean you should always be in fear or waiting for an accident to happen. It simply means you need to keep an eye on what the other drivers around you are doing,and try to anticipate what they are going to do. Doing this will help you avoid fender benders. ...
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What To Do When You Get Pulled Over

What To Do When You Get Pulled Over
Getting pulled over can be a scary situation.  Especially if you are a new driver.  At Mile High Driver Training, we are not only concerned with making you the best driver possible, we are concerned for your safety.  So we have created an article to help you understand what to do when you get pulled over by the police. Remain Calm Repress your knee-jerk reactions as best as you can. Take a few d...
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