Motorists in Phongsaly Province have been invited to attend a free 4×4 driving course to improve their driving skills.
The Department of Public Works and Transport of Phongsaly Province has issued a notice of invitation to residents to attend the driving course.
The notice states that Sport Media Company will organize the 4×4 truck driving exercise with other participants from Thailand, Vietnam, and China.
The event will be held in Boun Neua District, from 25 to 29 January.
Motorists who participate will better understand a 4×4 truck driving system and vehicle maintenance, while the training will cover traffic rules to help drivers avoid road accidents.
The training is being provided for free and includes certification, but participants will be responsible for their own transportation, meals, and accommodation.
According to the notice, the participants must provide evidence of a driving license, with interested parties urged to enquire by phone on 020 58995565.
Laos saw the most number of accidents in Vientiane Capital in 2022, with the majority of accidents caused by speeding, drink driving, and ignoring traffic rules.