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Safe Winter Driving — Before the Snow Flies!

Driving in winter means cold temperatures, snow, sleet, and ice that can lead to slower traffic and dangerous road conditions. To make it safely through the winter, make sure you and your car are prepared. Use the information in this program to help you prepare.

Course Content:
  • Following distance and reaction time
  • Blind spots and tailgaters
  • Slipping and sliding
  • How to prepare your car for winter
  • Winter travel tips
  • Emergency stops
  • Bridge decks and entrance ramps
Length: One and a half hours

Prerequisites: NONE

Location:
This course will be held at the Minnesota Safety Council Resource Center located at 474 Concordia Avenue in St. Paul. Take the Dale Street exit from I-94. Proceed east on south frontage road (Concordia Avenue) past the American Lung Association. Turn right into our lower level parking lot.

Lodging:
Holiday Inn St. Paul Downtown, 175 West 7th Street in St. Paul. Reservations can be made directly by calling 651-225-1515 or booking online, single or double occupancy. Please make reservations directly with the hotel and be sure to identify yourself as a participant in a Minnesota Safety Council training course to receive the preferred rate.

Cancellation Policy:
Pre-registration and payment are required. Hopefully you won't need to cancel, but if you do, please do so at least three business days prior to the course for a full refund. No refunds will be made after three business days prior to the course. This policy will be enforced, so please plan ahead if you need to cancel your attendance.


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