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Driver Training

SMT’s operator training is world class and our situational and tactical awareness training delivers vital skills in perception and comprehension.

Operator Training

In-line with SMT’s Technical competencies, SMT’s operator experience is world class and this level of expertise is reflected within the training programme.

The training programmes include:

  • Situation Awareness
  • Tactical Driving Skills (LANTRA approved)
  • Recovery
  • First Parade and basic Maintenance

And can be further tailored to the specific customers requirements.

Vehicle platforms range from two wheeled motorcycles, quads, civilian 4 X 4 vehicles through to high-mobility, military platforms.

Tactical Awareness Training

Logical vehicle training is required to ensure that drivers have a complete understanding of their current situation. With this knowledge the driver will then be able to make educated and informed decisions about the current and potential threats that are being faced by the team, the individual and the objectives of the mission.
With SMT’s situational and tactical awareness training, our driving instructors deliver vital skills in perception and comprehension, covering:

  • Health hazards and risks
  • Navigation
  • Route planning and vehicle preparation
  • Mines/IED awareness
  • Basic robbery and hijack training
  • Life threatening conditions
  • Resident and workplace security