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Driver CPC - Driving for Work

This course is designed for drivers of goods vehicles operating in a sector in which regulatory exemptions are utilised. It provides an overview of the operator licensing system and highlights both a driver’s and an employer’s responsibilities, as well as detailing the many other areas of legislation that directly feed into the operator licence obligations. 

Benefits of attending 

  • A better understanding of variant responsibilities whilst driving vehicles. 
  • Receive up-to-date transport information and regulatory provisions in relation to driving under transport law exemptions. 
  • Improve knowledge in relation to the operator licensing requirements and legal implications of non-compliance by both driver and company. 

Course content 

  • Operator licensing 
  • Driver responsibilities to include: 
    • Drivers’ hours and working hours 
    • Winter maintenance 
    • Emergencies 
    • Vehicle and trailer maintenance checks 
    • Coupling and uncoupling of trailers 
    • Loading and securing plant and machinery 
    • Consequences of insecure loads and overloading 

Course duration 

  • 1 day (7 hours excluding lunch and breaks)
  • Maximum 20 delegates depending on facilities
  • 7 hours upload is recorded on the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency database for Driver CPC for this course

Price 

  • Price will include the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) upload fee of currently £8.75 per 7-hour block (subject to change at the discretion of DVSA)
  • Please notify us of any special requirements or access arrangements at the time of booking. 
  • Course available for Consortium Members
  • For more information please email training@fta.co.uk or call 03717 11 22 22

In-Company Course

This course is in-company only. Enquire today for more details.