Defensive Driving

When is the defensive driving course offered?
The defensive driving course is offered once a month, usually the 3rd or 4th Friday of every month.

Where are the classes held?
The class is held at the AMCHAM T&T Secretariat – 62 A Maraval Road, Newtown. Port of Spain.

When do the certificates arrive?
Please allow 2 weeks for the certificates to arrive at AMCHAM T&T office.

How do I receive my certificate?
Participants are asked to collect certificates at the AMCHAM T&T Secretariat between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Certificates can be collected before and after these hours if necessary, please call to confirm arrangements.

Is the defensive driving course a practical session?
No, it is not, the course is a theoretical session therefore, participants do not leave the classroom. The DD-8 session offered at AMCHAM T&T is a pre-requisite to any practical session.

Where can I enroll in a practical course?
AMCHAM T&T is currently looking into offering the practical session. However, in the interim please contact Vicky at Training & Logistics at (T) 679-1419 for information on practical defensive driving training courses.

What is the level of recognition associated with my certificate and how long is it valid for?
The certificate received upon completion of the course is recognized by the National Safety Council of Trinidad and Tobago a subsidiary of the International Safety Council. The certificate is valid for 3 years.