Training Programme for Older Drivers' Road Safety (高齢ドライバーのための交通安全教育プログラム「いきいき運転講座」)

Countries: 
Japan
Implemented by: 
The Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA)
Type of Implementer(s): 
Private sector
Relevant MIPAA Issues: 
II-1 (Health promotion and well-being throughout life)
Description: 

In order to promote a vibrant ageing society, JAMA has developed, since 2004, an educational programme for older drivers' safety in Japan. Developed with experts in neurology, transport psychology and sociology, the programme is designed to improve the learner's alertness, brain functions and ability to drive safely. The training materials are available for free on the website, and they are to be used in a group learning with a facilitator.