OSHAS Level 2 Award in Defensive Driver Development is the ideal way to ensure that your drivers receive a qualification in defensive driving and undergo ongoing professional development. This one-day defensive driving course qualification will focus on driver behavior as the main contributor to the majority of traffic incidents, and it will promote both the understanding of defensive driving principles and safe decision-making.
Around 1.3 million people worldwide lose their lives in automobile accidents each year, or 3,287 people per day. 2019 (Safer America). There were 36,096 fatal motor vehicle collisions with 33,244 police reports in 2019. (NHTSA, 2021)
In 2019, there were 1.11 traffic fatalities for every 100 million miles of vehicles were driven, 11.0 for every 100,000 people, 12.06 for every 100,000 registered vehicles, and 15.78 for every 100,000 licensed drivers. (NHTSA, 2021) In the US, only one vehicle was involved in 58% of fatal car accidents that were reported to the police. 2019 (Safer America)
Around the world, traffic accidents result in up to 50 million injuries annually. (WHO, 2018) 1.35 million people die in traffic-related accidents each year. (WHO, 2018) Driving statistics are available at https://driving-tests.org.
Each participant will end up leaving the course with practical approaches to hazards and defensive driving skills, reducing their risk while driving. The drivers will be able to use the principles they are taught to drive on any type of road, including highways, rural roads, and towns.
Students can take the course test after studying the course material and passing the module quizzes. The purpose of the course exam is to gauge how well the students have understood the topic. Multiple-choice questions drawn from our sizable question library make up course exams.