“People complete a wide variety of tasks on their smartphones and tablets nowadays, so it makes sense for offroad-ed.com to be mobile ready,” said Edward Cossette, user experience director for Kalkomey, parent company of offroad-ed.com. “Responsive web design lets the pages at offroad-ed.com automatically resize according to the device being used. There’s no app needed, making it very user-friendly.”
Another benefit of offroad-ed.com being available on any device is students can access the course on the Web even if the only way they have to connect to the Internet is via their smartphone. Plus, the new mobile-ready site features realistic illustrations and interactive animations that make it easier and more fun to learn how to safely operate an ATV.
The training offered at this site is approved by the state agencies responsible for ATV safety education, and it’s the same material that’s taught in the classroom. Studying at offroad-ed.com is free. Students who must be certified before operating an ATV pay a one-time fee, which is due only if they pass the test. ATV safety courses are available online in participating states, so visit offroad-ed.com for a state-specific course.
Kalkomey, parent company of offroad-ed.com, is an official provider of recreational safety education materials for all 50 states. An American company based in Dallas, Texas, Kalkomey produces print and Internet courses that have provided official safety certification since 1995. Kalkomey offers safety courses in boating, hunting, bowhunting, and off-road vehicle and snowmobile operation. For more information, visit www.kalkomey.com.