Written by an experienced AA instructor, the Driving Skills Manual includes all of the information needed to improve driving ability and basic manoeuvres. Each skill element is fully explained with a three point chart for every skill or skill set. Advice is given on different parts of the test, with tips to help you remember and the text is cross-referenced to legal points you need to know from the Highway Code. The clear and concise layout makes it easy to revise, with full instructions and easy-to-navigate sections.
Discover the road to success with this new title in the AA's Driving Test Series. Providing essential information at a great format and price, the guide is designed to stand-alone or be used alongside the AA's new Supervising a Learner Driver. Written by an experienced AA instructor, with colour diagrams accompanying basic manoeuvres, the book includes all the information needed to improve your driving skills. Each skill element is fully explained with a three-point chart for every skill or skill set. Advice is given on different parts of the test and there's even tips to help you remember.
"Contains all the information you need on how to improve your teaching skills in line with current practices and established criteria." Approved Driving Instructor Register "Ideal support material to 'The Driving Instructor's Handbook' and gives helpful advice to trainee or new instructors." Driving Magazine Not just useful for new entrants to the driver training fraternity, but a source of knowledge on modern, up-to-date skills that could be usefully absorbed by those who have been around a while but need some updating." John Lepine MBE - General Manager, The Motor Schools Association A companion to the popular best-seller The Driving Instructor's Handbook, this new and revised fifth edition of Practical Teaching Skills for Driving Instructors has been thoroughly restructured to bring it absolutely up-to-date with recent developments in the driver training industry to make it even more user-friendly. For every conscientious instructor keen to communicate well with his or her pupils, this essential book provides all the necessary practical advice and guidance.
This clinical reference and widely adopted text is recognized as the premier guide to understanding and treating frequently encountered psychological disorders in adults. Showcasing evidence-based psychotherapy models, the volume addresses the most pressing question asked by students and practitioners--"How do I do it?" Leading authorities present state-of-the-art information on each clinical problem and explain the conceptual and empirical bases of their respective therapeutic approaches. Procedures for assessment, case formulation, treatment planning, and intervention are described in detail. Extended case examples with session transcripts illustrate each component of treatment. New to This Edition *Incorporates treatment innovations, the latest empirical findings, and changes to diagnostic criteria in DSM-5. *Chapter on acceptance-based treatment of generalized anxiety disorder. *Chapter on comorbid depression and substance abuse, demonstrating a transdiagnostic approach. *Chapter on sleep disorders.
Training courses for initial and in-service training of employees of public or private transit organizations, to be taught by community, junior or technical colleges or by transit organization instructors.
This instructor's manual was designed to help graduates of the California Bus Driver Instructor Course provide effective instruction to school bus driver trainees. It contains enough material for 20-30 hours of classroom training. The information is organized in 12 instructional units that cover the following topics: introduction to the course; driver's license and special certificate requirements; bus operation, use, laws, and regulations; vehicle components; general defensive driving techniques; specialized defensive driving techniques; passenger loading and unloading; emergency procedures; passenger management; activity trips; the special needs passenger; and public and community relations. Each unit includes an outline of the lesson plans in it, notes to the instructor, content information, handouts, and pretests and unit test. A final unit of the guide provides additional information for the instructor on teaching the course, such as materials needed to conduct classes, classroom arrangement, lesson planning and teaching techniques, and tests and answer keys. (KC)
Paperback Version Introduction to Gangsters Anonymous If this is your first introduction to G.A. you are probably wondering if this is for real. Many of us felt the same way. No one here wants to know anything about your crimes. We are here to support each other in our effort to live life free from criminal behavior and street poison. We know the title gangster is very difficult for some. Many consider the word negative. If you identify yourself as an enemy to this title we welcome you and ask that you read this book from beginning to end. We do not claim allegiance to the title. It is only used to describe the mentality we all suffer from. Perhaps you will hear something that sounds familiar to you. Before coming to G.A., we were once afraid to let go of something which had become so much a part of us. It is a relief to discover that the only requirement for membership is a desire to stop committing crimes.
A Doody's Core Title 2012 The thoroughly revised Second Edition of this authoritative reference continues to define the standard of care for the field of spinal cord medicine. Encompassing all of the diseases and disorders that may a!ect the proper functioning of the spinal cord or spinal nerves, this comprehensive volume provides a state of the art review of the principles of care and best practices for restoring function and quality of life to patients with spinal cord injuries. Expert contributors from multiple disciplines cover topics ranging from acute medical and surgical management of specific problems to cutting-edge research, bladder, bowel and sexual dysfunction, neurologic and musculoskeletal issues, advanced rehabilitation techniques and technologies, functional outcomes, and psychosocial care. While comprehensive in scope, Spinal Cord Medicine offers practical guidance for physicians and other health care professionals involved in the management of individuals with SCI, multiple sclerosis, and other spinal cord disorders. The Second Edition has been completely updated to fully reflect current science and practice. Each section has been re-ordered to better present information and the Second Edition brings in many new authors and topics, more diagrams, illustrations, and tables to solidify concepts, and contains 18 entirely new chapters. Spinal Cord Medicine: Principles and Practice, Second Edition, reflects the breadth and depth of this multi-faceted specialty. Involving over 150 authors from more than 20 fields of medicine, it is a trusted reference for anyone who works with spinal cord patients and strives to deliver superior clinical care and improve outcomes.