Shawsett trainers have been back in Laos as part of an annual training program for Rio Tinto Exploration Australasia. This is the continuation of previous training programs condcuted in 2012 & 2013 for contract drivers from Laos Sanxai Minerals Company and also staff from Bac-Tec Ordinance clearing program. This training involves the delivery of on-road and off-road defensive driving in light vehicles, off-road buses and heavy rigid trucks. 30+ staff and contractors are involved in the training program designed for both refresher and new driver levels.
John Johnson has been involved with the customisation and development of the training program to meet their unique training requirements for regional jungle and urban city environments and the associated hazards.
Shawsett has significant experience providing training and driving risk reduction services to clients across the globe including Laos, India, Mongolia, the middle-east and Africa. Our standards-based approach provides clients operating in these regions with sustainable driver safety programs which contribute to meeting site safety objectives. If you would like to discuss how we may be able to assist your company to implement and maintain safety standards in overseas and remote locations, please don’t hesitate to contact us.