It goes without saying that the poor state of roads, driver attitudes especially of articulated vehicles, and our special tropical climatic conditions, are the major indices that account for a high rate of road traffic concerns in Nigeria.
Although road traffic accidents and some other vehicular challenges are sometimes generally unexpected and unplanned events which pose great risks to people and their environment, preventive and mitigation strategies can be carefully put together.
The defensive driving course was developed in order to enable motorists to improve on their driving skills by anticipating situations and making well-informed decisions, thus reducing risks. It employs safe driving strategies that go well beyond instructions on basic traffic laws and procedures. It is a two part training involving classroom instruction and in-vehicle practical session.
This course is relevant to all motorists whether commercial, corporate or private drivers.
At the end of this course, participants should be able to: