Proﬁciency Improvement & Certiﬁcation/Safe (Defensive) Driving Course is designed for candidates that have basic driving skills and are licensed to drive on Nigerian roads.
It is a driving orientation program designed to ensure that the participant, by the end of the training, has a better understanding of hazard identiﬁcation; has the requisite skills to manage the actions or inactions of other road users; appreciates the importance of pre and post-journey vehicle inspections, managing the six driving conditions, and lots more.
Detailed discussions on the need for and importance of Journey management, Commentary drive, hazard perception/identiﬁcation, understanding traffic regulations and the Highway code, defense and timely action will be had. Also, emphasis is placed on physical and mental condition, the eﬀect of drugs and alcohol and the characteristics of the defensive driver. Furthermore, participants are persuaded to recognize the impact of motor vehicles on the environment.
Two theory (pre and post course) motoring tests are conducted, to assess the overall impact of the course on participants.
Finally, a practical driving demonstration test is conducted for each candidate.