Welcome to the National Safety Council site for Professional Truck Driver Online
The Professional Truck Driver Online program (DDC-PTD) is based on the same content used in the National Safety Council's eight-hour, instructor-led Professional Truck Driver class. The goal of the Professional Truck Driver Online program is to train truck drivers in collision prevention techniques while promoting an attitude of mutual understanding, courtesy and cooperation on the road.
With Professional Truck Driver Online you can now receive this training at your convenience on your personal computer. Using state-of-the-art animation and graphics, the online course offers an engaging, interactive learning environment where students analyze real driving situations, spot driving hazards, and identify the correct defenses.
You will receive a certificate of completion from the National Safety Council that, in many states, may be used to lower vehicle insurance rates*. Check with your insurance carrier to see if you qualify by taking this National Safety Council's Professional Truck Driver Online. Click here for more information.
*This online course is not intended nor approved for motor vehicle point reduction or ticket dismissal programs. Requirements for insurance discounts vary by state. If you intend to take this course for insurance discount, you must verify with your agent or insurance company before you enroll that they will accept the DDC-PTD Certificate of Completion issued by the National Safety Council. Only one certificate will be issued to each account.