Driver Training School (DTS)

DTS was established as per approval of the then Chief Marcial Law Administrator (Late) General Mohammad Zia-Ul-Haq, since 1978 vide Letter No. 57/1/CMLA, Dated 28-02-1978 as an independent unit headed by SP.DTS was Merged with PTC, Quetta in 2000 vide IGP Balochistan Quetta’s Order No. 14583-92/1(168)/A, Dated 27-07-2000.In the year 2011 DTS was put under the administrative command of DIGP Highway Balochistan, Quetta vide IGP Balochistan Quetta’s Notification No. 53089-94/2(10)/A-II, Dated 15-12-2011.

Aim

To produce through education & information professional improvement in matters relating Road safety & to train the Police Drivers & officers in Art of Driving & Traffic, so that they become better citizen and public servants.

Building

Building of DTS is under construction at Satellite Town Madrassa Road Quetta under the supervision of AIGP Development CPO, Quetta.At present training activity is being carried out at RTC Kachmore Quetta Cantt: vide IGP Balochistan Quetta’s approval vide No.  No.6834-35/19(21)/Trg, dated 11-02.2012.

Class Size

Every course consists of 50 to 60 Trainee officers from the Rank of Inspector below to the Rank of Constable.

Training

Duration of each course is 8 weeks, one week for orientation and adjustment of the Trainees in which Pre-Training test and General Knowledge about  the course is also being checked. Breakdown of course is as under: 

  • Six weeks for theory
  • One week  for orientation
  • One week for  exams/practical 

Modules of Drivers Course

Module 

 

Resource Person 

Make and Machines/Basic Repairs   DSP/ Principal  DTS Zahir Shah
Traffic Signs   IP/DTS Nasir Khan
Police Rules   IP/ Zahid Hussain Shah of DTS
Motor vehicle Ordinance,1965   IP/ DTS Nasir Khan
Wireless system   Resource from Telecommunication Quetta
First Aid   IP/Zahid Hussain Shah of DTS
Islamic Ethics   IP/Zahid Hussain Shah of DTS 
Zabita-e-sharah Pakistan   DSP/ Principal Zahir Shah of DTS 
Road Safety   Resource from Motorway

Modules of Traffic Course

Module

 

Resource Person

Traffic signs   DSP/ Principal Zahir Shah of DTS
Traffic management   IP/ DTS Nasir Khan
Motor vehicle Ordinance,1965   IP/ DTS Nasir Khan
Police Rules   IP/DTS  Zahid Hussain Shah of DTS
First Aid   IP/DTS  Zahid Hussain Shah of DTS
Islamic Ethics   IP/DTS Zahid Hussain Shah of DTS
Zabita-e-sharah Pakistan   DSP/ Principal Zahir Shah of DTS
Traffic Manual    Resource Person of Traffic Branch Quetta
Licensing & Fitness   Motor Vehicle Examiner