Northwest College

Training Schedule

Start Your Engines! Behind-the-Wheel Educator - Summer Training 2019

  • Friday & Saturday, May 31 & June 1, 2019
  • Fri - 6pm-8pm / Sat - 8am-5pm
  • Powell: 231 W 6th Street, NWC Yellowstone Building
  • $75.00 (register before Feb 4th, 2019 and pay only $55.00!)
  • Syd Muzzy & Debbie Cottonware

Saturday Workshop Details
   Saturday, June 1st, 2019 - 8am - 5pm
   NWC Yellowstone Building Conference Center
 Cost is $75.00 - Register before February 4th, 2019 and pay only $55.00

Session One
   Managing Our Driving Behaviors - Keynote Speaker:  Syd Muzzy
   Learn all about what our minds and bodies can and cannot do, as well as the limitations of the vehicles we operate. 

Session Two
   Classroom to Car - Presenter:  Debbie Cottonware
   Learn how to present behind-the-wheel concepts in the classroom, allowing for more meaningful connections when the students reach the behind-the-wheel experience.    

Lunch & Learn
   Driver Education Resources

Session Three
   Put It to Work: Behind-the-Wheel Activities - Presenters:  Syd Muzzy & Debbie Cottonware
   Learn behind-the-wheel activities to connect the concepts that have first been taught in the classroom.

Session Four
   15 Good Driving Habits - Presenter:  Syd Muzzy
   Is it possible to narrow the Driving Task to 15 concepts? This session wills how you how.

Friday Pre-Workshop Session Details
   Friday, May 31st, 2019 - 6pm - 8pm
   NWC West Campus - 1397 Fort Drum Drive
No additional cost to those registered for the Saturday Conference - Limit 15 participants for Friday Pre-Workshop

Friday Session
 Liability: Route Planning & Record Keeping
   Participants will review elements of liability in teaching Driver Education. The importance of efficient and effective route planning as well as up-to-date record keeping will be discussed. Participants will have the opportunity to consult with conference speakers about their current route plans and record keeping tools. Computers will be available for participants to revise and/or create materials to take home. Bring a flash drive to save your work.

For more information - 307-754-6062
CEU credits may be available - PTSB credits may be available (including Montana & Idaho) - call for details

To register or for more information: call 307-754-6062 or email

Important! Registration is not complete until payment is made.