About 100 National Ser-vice Personnel (NSP) who’ve been posted to the Motor Traffic and Trans-port Department (MTTD) of the (*100*) Police Service (GPS) have passed through a three-day coaching on elementary insurance coverage.

Under the Urban Traffic Management module for their 2022/2023 carrier yr, the module was once instituted in 2015 to com-plement the efforts of the Police MTTD to sensitise and teach the general public on highway protection and visitors problems.

The coaching organised via the National Insurance Commission (NIC) was once to pre-pare them for motor visitors tasks forward of the yule.

Speaking on the opening of the educational, Director-General of the MTTD of GPS, Commissioner of Police (COP) Francis Ebenezer Doku, stated individuals can be skilled on elementary insurance coverage processes and the Motor Insurance Database (MID), presented via NIC to test faux insurance coverage stickers.

The purpose of the educational programme for the protection businesses’ staff was once to create insurance coverage consciousness and offering an road for the individuals to expand an pastime in a occupation in insurance coverage.

“This programme is geared towards adding human resource to the MTTD for the effective management of road traffic. It is my expectation that NSP personnel will better appreciate the police-citizen relation-ship and also get rid of the negative stereo-type they have about the police service,” he mentioned.

He recommended the NIC for sponsoring the educational and orientation programme to coach the NSP staff on insurance coverage and visitors tasks forward of the Christmas.