Safe Driving on Forest Roads Recreation Workshop

Delivery Method:

This course is delivered as an online e-learning course, designed to help you learn at your own pace and in your own environment at your convenience. You will need a computer (desktop or laptop) and access to the internet.

This course reviews the hazards of driving personal or recreational vehicles on forest roads. It covers the unique physical nature of these roads, how to drive safely on them, and how to prepare a vehicle and driver for travelling on them. The course material describes defensive driving techniques for driving on forest roads in all seasons as well as general safety principles on these roads.

The course material covers the following topics:

  • Characteristics and types of logging roads
  • Types of vehicles travelling on logging roads and legislation
  • Safe, defensive, and seasonal driving practices
  • Safe driving techniques for ATVS and snowmobiles.

The course reviews the safety considerations an operator must consider when operating a snowmobile or all-terrain vehicle (ATV).

Intended Audience:

This course is intended for those who use logging roads for recreational purposes, such as operators of snowmobiles and ATVs.

1 day
Forest Products
Equipment needed

A computer (desktop or laptop) with access to the Internet.