Driver Safety Training

Offered by School of Engineering

Short Course / 1 Day / TGS-2021005274

Course Information
Learning Outcomes
Course Schedule
Lesson Plan
Entry Requirements
Course Fees

Course Information

This interactive course will provide opportunities to discuss the various causes of the vehicle accidents, including the human factors, other road users, weather, road conditions and vehicle problems.

The course through both classroom and in-vehicle sessions out on the road will provide drivers with an awareness of actual and potential hazards associated with driving on all road types and equip drivers with the necessary defensive driving techniques to recognize these hazards, understand the defense, and act in time.

Learning Outcomes

This course will:

  • enhance the participants knowledge about the vehicle defensive driving and safe driving;
  • analyze and demonstrate to them about defensive driving and safe driving practices;
  • equip them the skills in maneuvering the vehicle safely in different driving situations;
  • raise drivers’ defensive driving skills, visual perception skills, knowledge of vehicle limitations, and a driver’s responsibilities to other road users;
  • prevent or minimize the vehicle accidents.

The course will also cover the safe driving techniques for the hybrid vehicles and electric vehicles.


Application Date: TBA

Course Date: TBA

Course Time: 9.00 am to 5.00 pm

Delivery Mode: Classroom

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Lesson Plan

1 Theory Session

Topics cover key contributions of vehicle accidents and precautions to be taken when driving under high-risk road conditions.


2 Practical Session

Topics covered will equip participants with knowledge of potential hazards and defensive habits when driving in the city.


A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who achieve at least 75% attendance and pass all required assessment(s).

Entry Requirements

Singapore Driver’s License class 3A and above.

Course Fees

Funding period for this course is from 1 Jul 2020 to 30 Sep 2024.

SkillsFuture Credit
All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website to choose from the courses available on the Training Exchange course directory.

Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP)
NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year (or up to $500 for NTUC members aged 40 years old and above) when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Please visit e2i’s website to find out more.

Enhanced training support for SMEs
For enhanced training support for SMEs, enter SME in the promo code during course application.

Long Term Visit Pass Plus (LTVP+) holders, please furnish the following documents to the course administrator to qualify for SSG funding:
Self-sponsored learner (**LTVP+): Copy of your green visit pass card, with the word ‘PLUS’ on the back of the card.
Co-sponsored learner (##LTVP+): Copy of valid and current Letter of Consent (LOC) from MOM

GST Increment in 2024
Please note that the GST rate will be revised to 9% with effect from 1 Jan 2024. As such any payable course fees will be subjected to the new GST rate adjustments in 2024. Please refer to our STEP portal for the updated fees. (Click on STEP)


  • The fees below are determined based on prevailing funding policies and subject to review and revision.
  • Please refer to our FAQs for more information.

Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.

Applicants / Eligibility Fees
Full Course fee$654.00
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs for Singapore Citizen$76.20
Enhanced Training Support for SMEs - SPR & LTVP+$76.20
SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy for Singapore Citizen aged 40 and above$76.20
SkillsFuture Baseline Funding for Singapore Citizen Aged Below 40$196.20
SkillsFuture Baseline Funding for SPR/LTVP+$196.20