Deputies spend significant amounts of time behind the wheel while responding to a variety of calls for service. It is important for Deputies to practice driving in all situations to ensure they are able to safely serve the citizens of Christian County regardless of the situation or driving conditions.
The Emergency Vehicle Operation Course allows Deputies to train on evasive maneuvers. This demonstrates that less distance is needed to steer a vehicle around objects than is needed to panic brake to a stop.
Take a look below to get a glimpse of how Deputies trained on the EVOC course.