About the courses

By completing a Discovery Insure accredited driving course, you’ll learn new skills and techniques that will help keep you and your family safe on the road.

The Progressive driving course

You’ll start by learning defensive driving techniques and the key elements of hijack prevention. This will be followed by two hours on a skidpan where you’ll learn about collision avoidance, losing and regaining control of a vehicle, emergency lane changes, steering techniques and the uses of safety systems like ABS and ESP.

The course is approximately four hours long and costs R995, inclusive of VAT. You’ll earn 150 Vitality drive Points a month for 24 months for completing the course. 

The course is offered in Gauteng only.

Safety Driving Course

The Advanced Safety course is a full-day course which will start with a lesson in vehicle grip and traction followed by a practical on the skidpan. You’ll learn the various skids and the corrective actions required to handle them. The defensive driving module will ensure that your awareness levels when faced with day-to-day driving situations are heightened. You’ll also learn how to predict and identify hazards and escape routes, in order to place your vehicle in the safest possible position on the road. The Hi-Jack Prevention will help with important information to either avoid the situation or survive the potential possibility of being hi-jacked.

This is a full day course and costs R2300.00, inclusive of VAT. You will earn 150 Vitality drive Points for completing this course.

This course is offered in Gauteng only.

High Performance Driving course

The GTI is a powerful car and the faster you drive, the harder it becomes to react quickly and safely to corners and obstacles on the road. On the High performance course you’ll understand how your actions will affect your vehicle and handling. You’ll have the opportunity to put theory into practice as you experience emergency simulations on the skidpan. You’ll learn about oversteer, and how to keep in control of your vehicle.

This is a full day course and includes skidpan and Track Driving. It costs R2295, inclusive of VAT. You’ll earn 150 Vitality drive Points a month for 24 months for completing the course. 

This course is offered in Gauteng only.

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