Online Academy

Introduction to Wisconsin's online driver's education program


History of the Automobile


Using the Highway Transportation System


The Driving Task and Responsibilities


Wisconsin Driver's License


Wisconsin's Rules of the Road


Traffic Signs, Signals, and Roadway Markings


Driver Conditions

     Vision

     Physical Senses

     Emotions

     Physical Conditions and Driving

     Alcohol use and driving

     Drugs, Medications and driving

     Inattentive driving and the effects

     Organ & Tissue Donation


Your Vehicle

     Approaching & Entering, and Exiting the Vehicle

     Vehicle Safety Systems

     Instruments, Controls, & Devices in your vehicle

     Mechanical Problems with your vehicle

     Vehicle Emergencies

     Understanding and Dealing with Vehicle Crashes

     Owning & Maintaining a Vehicle

     Understanding Vehicle Insurance


WI Class D Skill Test (Road Test)


Vehicle Maneuvers

     Lane Changing

     Passing

     Backing the Vehicle

     Y-Turn

     U-Turn

     Driveway Turnabouts

     Parking the Vehicle

     Parking on a hill or slope


City Driving Skills and Tactics


Dealing with Intersections


Right-of-way rules


Space Around your Vehicle and Communication with others


Light Conditions and Driving


Weather Conditions and Driving


Roadway Conditions


Dealing with other Traffic & Roadway Users

     Pedestrians

     Bicycles

     Motorcycles, Mopeds, and Scooters

     Buses

     Emergency Vehicles

     WI Move Over Law

     Maintenance Vehicles

     Delivery and Service Vehicles

     Vehicles with Trailers

     Railroad Crossings & Light Rail Systems

     Animal Drawn Vehicles

     Animals on or near the roadway

     Other types of vehicles


Vulnerable Highway Users


Highway System Driving


Rural Road Driving

     Hazards of Farm Animals and Equipment on the Roadway


Trip Planning and Pulling a Trailer


Course Final Test


WPDSA's Wisconsin online driver's education program will follow the below course outline: