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Road haulage courses

A brief description of the modules suitable for road haulage delegates...

Road haulage courses

Driver's Hours & Tachographs - Covering EU and domestic drivers hours. Includes Working Time Directive legislation. This module also includes how to perform manual entries for the various digital tachograph units. and advice on how to set the local time for when our clocks change.

Economic & Safe Driving Vehicle Legal Requirements - Encourages fuel efficient and defensive driving techniques by educating delegates in how their performance impacts on profits and the environment etc.

Working with Others - Creates an understanding of the importance working as a team from them being at the forefront of any operation and being the face of the company.

Vulnerable Road Users - Promotes an understanding of the needs of others that share our roads including cyclists, the elderly and children. This module is always one for the opinionated delegates to cut loose!

Driver Legal Requirements - Helping drivers to understand the principles and legalities of operator licencing requirements which usually educates a far better understanding of a busy operation and why sometimes decisions are made that drivers do not always appreciate.

Load Safety & Manual Handling - Teaching the principles of H&S and and refreshing drivers the principles of safe loading and the possible consequences of not having a safe load.

Driver Wellbeing - Are you fit to drive? This educates drivers to take better care of themselves and to understand when they should not take to the roads. Drink drive awareness and also explains what is sleep apnea and the effects of a silent killer illness I also drug driving and general healthy eating advice. NOW include mental health awareness.

Smart Motorways - Understanding the principles of the new and expanding smart motorway network in the UK and how to understand the new road signs that delegates may not be completely familiar with.

Driver Essentials - Offers a round-up of all the above modules in one complete refresher session.

All of the above modules can be mixed and matched to cover two in one day or two split over two days if you are a company that has a split working day. As long as the second module is started within 24 hours of the first module being completed this is perfectly acceptable as 7 hours covered towards the compulsory 35 hours required.

Training can be offered at your premises (subject to suitability) or I can provide a high quality training room near to either Gatwick Airport with full FREE parking and refreshments included or at our fully equipped facilty at Reigate, less than 10 minutes from M25 Junction 8.

CPC Training rates start from just £49 per delegate and just £59 per delegate for weekend courses.

All quotations are inclusive of an £8.75 upload to DVSA fee and VAT.