COURSE NAME:Defensive Driving


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Defensive driving is essential to all organizations in order to maintain maximum safety for its employees and protect company fleet. Total loss or even less severe accidents cost a lot in terms of lives and money in addition to increasing the insurance premium. In today’s competitive markets the “zero accidents” reputation means a lot. Companies that are certified or aim to be certified for the OHSAS 18001 put defensive driving training as one of their first priorities. The defensive driving seminars conducted by ITC should give the participants the basics of defensive driving and will help in reducing the number of accidents.



  • To enhance recognition and perception of hazards in off road driving
  • To develop risk management skills to improve personal and public safety.
  • To stimulate and improve participants understanding of vehicle handling characteristics.
  • Identify areas for improvement and demonstrate that improvement in their driving and maneuvering techniques.

The main objective of our program is to provide training based on the driver's prior Knowledge, to encourage a driving style that reduces vehicles accidents.


A- Introduction to defensive driving

B- Preview of defensive driving techniques

  • Managing lanes safety
  • Following distance    
  • Passing
  • Scanning
  • Blind spots
  • Communication
  • Intersections
  • Right of way
  • Parking
  • Use of Emergency equipments

 C- Off – Road drive accidents prevention technique

1.    The vehicle

  • Two wheel drive
  • Four wheel drive
  • Vehicle center of gravity
  • Forces affecting stability of vehicles

Vehicle Inspection & Safety recovery system

  • Pre-Trip inspection
  • Wheels & Tires
  • Vehicle safety recovery systems:

-          Seat belts

-          ABS Brakes

-          Air bags

2.    The driver

Fatigue, distractions, speeding & unsafe acts behind wheel

 Fatigue cause & remedies

  • Distractions while driving:

-       Using of mobile phones

-       Other distractions

  • Speeding
  • Unsafe acts behind the wheel:

-       Improper holding of steering wheel

-       Other unsafe acts

  • Road trip planning
  • Driver obligation list

3.    Road conditions

  • Poor road surfaces
  • Being prepared for road hazards
  • Overall stopping distance
  • Negotiating up and downgrades
  • Negotiating curves
  • Managing stuck in mud or sand
  • Causes of rollover and run – off – the road accidents
  • Skid Correction Techniques
  • Rollover prevention formula

4.    Weather conditions

  • Reduced visibility conditions
  • Reduced traction conditions
  • Importance of Vision
  • Light conditions
  • Driving in rain
  • Driving in fog
  • Driving in wind and sand storms


  • Heavy and Light trucks drivers
  • Fleet managers and supervisors
  • HSE managers, supervisors and superintendents
  • HR managers
    • 2 Day(s)

    The presentation is generally appealing to me. The dedication & devotion of the instructor are both laudable & admirable.
    Mohammed F. Alotaibi

    Really this course is important for any inspector, so I will recommended it for our employees. And thanks a lot!
    Ahmed Al-Yami

    You are doing excellent bringing such very talented instructor. Please keep it up.
    Ahmed Afifi
    Al-Zamil CoolCare

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    Zaki Ali Aldawood

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    Talal Saad AlHasawi

    ITC service was in overall excellent. Thanks.
    Wael M. Morsy

    This course was good and a nice guide to the PMP exam. Thanks.
    Yazeed Mohamed Mreki
    General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA)

    It was good course & good preparation with excellent instructor. Thanks a lot.
    Faisal Mahdi Al-Qahtani

    It was a nice course to have. I suggest taking this course with the same instructor to other people. Thanks for the instructor for his kindness & helfull during the course.
    Abdul-Moniem Al-Humoud

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    Mohammed Amjad
    Al-Suwadi Services

    The instructor is highly and technical knowledgeable in explaining all the subject in the course taken.
    Noel V. Garan
    Coldstorec Group Of Saudi Arabia

    Instructor was well prepared and knowledgeable I gain lot of useful information.
    Gulam Khan
    Saudi Aramco

    It was a good learning experience. Got to know the concept involved in key account.
    Muthuraman Nachiappan
    Al-Suwadi Services

    The instructor Mr. Ahmed Sabry has a very nice spirit.
    Salam Fakhoury
    Al Khodari Company

    It is very useful to us and increase our knowledge.
    Mohammed Rashed Afifi
    Al Khodari Company

    The course is excellent and helpful. It help me in organizing the work in more safe manner.
    Muzammil Hayat
    Al Khodari Company

    The instructor is very knowledge and hard working, his way of teaching is very good.
    Ibrahim Darwish
    Al Khodari Company