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Bus Driver Basic Driving Safety Course


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Full program description

Bus Driver Basic Driving Safety Course

Course Duration

2 days

Course Outline

  • Road Safety Sharing the road with others
  • Common causes of accidents and accidents spots
  • Traffic offences, penalties and DIPS
  • Good Driving Habits
  • Dealing with road rage
  • Safety, Security and Hygiene of Driver and Passengers
  • Passengers with Special Needs
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Drivers Heart & Mind Developing Attributes of a Good Drivers
  • Impairment Understanding drivers distraction, fatigue, alcohol
  • Errors and Violations - Understand the caused by drivers
  • The Driving Environment Familiarizing and dealing with potential hazards
  • Observe and stay alert Scanning & situational awareness
  • The Driving Plan Route planning and effective decision making
  • Vehicle Safety and Recovery Systems Understand the critical aspects of vehicle safety
  • Before you drive Conducting pre-drive roadworthiness checks
  • Road Crafts vehicle handling and control skills

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Certificate of Attendance issued by NTUC LearningHub & CDC.

Course Objectives

The course will raise drivers defensive driving skills, visual perceptive skills, knowledge of vehicle limitations, and built the drivers responsibilities towards other road users. The course covered both classroom and in-vehicle sessions.

The aim of this course is to provide drivers with an awareness of actual and potential hazards associated with driving on all road types. It also equips drivers with the necessary defensive driving skills and techniques to recognize these hazards, understand the related defenses and react in time.

Medium of Instruction & Trainer


  • Defensive Driving Theory using case studies
  • Practical assessment driving using driver diagnostic equipment
  • Driver diagnostic report and analysis
  • Individual discussion and coaching