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Student sheet 2.2.3 - Managing distractions script


This list should be read quite quickly by the SUPERVISING DRIVER (INSTRUCTOR) to simulate a driving situation.

  1. Put on your seatbelt, check mirrors and turn on car (and music system)
  2. Adjust CD/MP3 volume
  3. Shift into gear, release brake
  4. Indicate right and pull out
  5. Shift into 2nd
  6. Shift into 3rd
  7. Shift into 2nd and brake
  8. Shift into 1st and come to a complete stop
  9. Turn left and go from 1st gear to 2nd gear to 3rd gear
  10. Stop at pedestrian crossing (shift to 1st)
  11. Accelerate into 2nd
  12. Shift to 3rd.
  13. Starts to rain, turn on windscreen wipers.
  14. Stop at red light.
  15. Accelerate to 2nd
  16. A tennis ball suddenly bounces in front of the car
  17. Accelerate into 2nd. Accelerate into 3rd
  18. Accelerate into 4th (mobile phone rings)
  19. Enter 40km school zone
  20. Turn off the sound system.
  21. Stop at the traffic lights ahead
  22. After 10 seconds, accelerate in 1st as the light changes to green
  23. Accelerate into 2nd
  24. Driver drops an object (for example, glasses onto floor near pedals)
  25. Approach roundabout and turn right (don’t forget to indicate)
  26. Accelerate into 2nd
  27. Depart 40km school zone accelerate into 3rd
  28. There are pot holes in the road ahead (slow to 2nd)
  29. Accelerate to 3rd
  30. You approach a local park on the left hand side of the road with children playing in the park
  31. NIGHT TIME: Turn on headlights
  32. Arrive at your destination; indicate and pull into a parking spot on your left.

Last update: 27th November 2014