Effective Driver Training and Testing regimes are now recognised in most parts of
the world as a means of achieving a long-term reduction in accident statistics. This
report outlines the work carried out to improve the Driver Training and Testing
capabilities in Bangladesh as part of the Institutional Development Component [IDC] under the Second Road Rehabilitation and Maintenance Project [RRMP2]. The terms
of reference state that this project will be undertaken as one input split into two visits.
These were carried out during the months of February/March and May/June 1998.
The way in which driver testing is conducted in Bangladesh is described in detail, with
the strengths and weaknesses outlined. Where appropriate, new procedures are set
out in the form of Technical Notes. The roles of the various organisations concerned
and the processes whereby they can interact more effectively are covered. Particular
attention in this respect is given to strengthening communications between the
Bangladesh Road Transport Authority [BRTA], the general public and driving
BRTC বাংলাদেশ সড়ক পরিবহন কর্পোরেশন Driving Training Course + License