About IDTR

The Institute of Driving Training and Research has been established by the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways under the 11th Five Year Plan as a Road Safety Initiative. The institute is being managed jointly by Central Institute of Road Transport and Tata Motors Limited. IDTR promotes road safety with focus on training of drivers. Driver training develops the right attitude towards safe driving and thus plays a key role towards bringing down road accidents in the country. Training at IDTR will be conducted by well-trained driving instructors to impart practical, systematic and scientific driver training.


The training at IDTR will focus on understanding of traffic regulations and safe driving habits. The focus of the institute is on skill development of potential drivers to improve their employment prospects and provide responsible drivers to the bus and truck industry. The institute shall also strive to provide quality training to rural youth with a view to provide them employment opportunities as skilled drivers. The institute shall also take up training for women cab drivers through exclusives courses. The institute shall also focus on refresher training of existing drivers and training for drivers of hazardous goods vehicles.

Objectives of IDTR:


  • To conduct training course for trainers or training instructors.
  • To conduct induction training course in driving of Heavy Motor Vehicles.
  • To conduct induction training course in driving of Light Motor Vehicles.
  • To conduct refresher and orientation course for the drivers who are in service.
  • To conduct training course for the drivers who carry dangerous/hazardous goods including random periodic evaluation.
  • Periodic training and evaluation of drivers of state transport undertakings.
  • Testing of aspiring drivers for issue of driving licence.
  • To organize road safety awareness campaigns for schools children and other vulnerable groups.
  • To carry out accreditation, monitoring and audit of RDTCs in the allocated region.
  • To carry out accident investigation in the state.
  • To carry out research on behavioural/attitudinal changes required to be brought out in the drivers.
  • INSTITUTE OF DRIVING TRAINING & RESEARCH

  •   Next to SBI, Kasarwadi Post,
         Old Mumbai – Pune Highway
         Pune 411034
  •   Tel: 020 27121315
  •   Fax: 020 27121316
  •   idtrpune@gmail.com
  •   www.idtrpune.org

About IDTR

IDTR promotes road safety with focus on training of drivers. Driver training develops right attitude towards healthy driving habits which will bring down the accident rate in the country. Training will be conducted by well trained driving instructors to impart practical, systematic and scientific driver training.