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Driver's Education Curriculum

Black Hills State University is offering the Driver Education Program in Summer 2014. This program provides courses needed to obtain the South Dakota 7-12 Driver Education endorsement (24:15:06:30) for school teachers. Students seeking this endorsement must complete the following 3 courses:

IE 450: Occupational and Safety Education (online/internet course)
An introduction to safety awareness and the development of safety programs for schools, homes, businesses, industries and transportation. Accident cause, costs, prevention and research will be studied.

Course Start Date: 06/02/14
Course End Date: 06/27/14
Credit hours: 3

DRED 460: Driver and Traffic Safety Education (face-to-face class)
Recommended policies and practices in driver education and traffic safety. Emphasis on traffic safety. Department of Transportation’s traffic safety program, use of simulators, driver improvement through enforcement.

Course Start Date: 07/07/14
Course End Date: 07/18/14
Credit hours: 3
Meeting Days: M T W Th F
Meeting Times: 8:00am – 12:30pm

Location:
Spearfish High School
1725 North Main Street
Spearfish, South Dakota

DRED 480: Special Methods in the Teaching of Driver Education (face-to-face class)
Driver education and traffic safety course with experience in classroom and behind-the-wheel phases of driver education; lesson plans, films, scheduling and testing techniques.

Course Start Date: 07/07/14
Course End Date: 07/18/14
Credit hours: 3
Meeting Days: M T W Th F
Meeting Times: 1:00pm – 5:30pm

Location:
Spearfish High School
1725 North Main Street
Spearfish, South Dakota

How Much Does It Cost?

Tuition costs are 301.70 per credit, subject to change.

Financial Aid

Financial Aid is offered for this program in the form of a loan. Anyone interested in applying for this program needs to fill out the FAFSA and the summer aid application. This should be done as soon as possible since it takes at least two weeks to process the application. For questions concerning Financial Aid call 642-6145 or bhsufinancial@bhsu.edu.

How to Apply

If you are currently a registered student, enroll through WebAdvisor.
If you just planning to take this endorsement use this online registration page.

Driver's Ed Vacation Package

Room and board is available including various activities throughout the Spearfish area, including summer camps and water park facilities. Contact Hasina Ahmad at Hasina.Ahmad@bhsu.edu for more details.

Register Today!

If you are currently a registered student, enroll through WebAdvisor.

If you just planning to take this endorsement use this online registration page.

Contact Information

Hasina Ahmad

Distance Education Coordinator
Educational Outreach
Black Hills State University
1200 University Street Unit 9508
Spearfish, SD 57799-9508
Phone: 605-642-6427
E-mail: Hasina.Ahmad@bhsu.edu