Place of performance: Iraq
Date and duration: 2014 – Present
Value of contract: Confidential
Due to the varying road conditions in West Qurna 2, Iraq, aggressive driving styles by local employees which had led to a number of incidents, the client required a solution to reduce RTI (road traffic incidents) by training drivers on the hazards, risks and correct driving techniques on varying road surfaces.
Restrata provided the Defensive Driver Training (DDT) course to cover all client requirements.
Course was developed for soft skin, as well as emergency response vehicle drivers who received an extensive training package covering:
- Vehicle checks
- Driver attitude Speed awareness Driver distractions
- Observational awareness
- Planning a trip Driver fatigue Situational awareness
- Reversing and breaking exercise
Each driver received instruction on driving techniques and were assessed on their abilities on the roads and vehicles they would be driving.