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Van Excellence – Industry Suppliers



This in-company course is based upon the best practice guidelines detailed in the FTA Van Excellence Code. It is designed to provide a wealth of best practice guidance which will assist the staff of businesses supplying vehicle operators. 


Who should attend? 

  • Individuals from businesses supplying LCVs (light commercial vehicles) and/or van related services to operators, such as lease companies or sales professionals 
  • Individuals engaged in the advising or quoting of van fleets or passenger operations to operators 

Benefits of attending 

  • Increased confidence when having complex discussions with customers relating to towing, driver  licensing, drivers’ hours and operator licensing.
  • Understand what your customers need to know and be able to offer valuable compliance advice.
  • Knowledge about where to find the answers to complex issues or operational challenges. 

Course content 

  •  EC Whole Vehicle Type Approval (ECWVTA) 
  •  Vehicle/body types 
  •  Definition of terms 
  •  Driver licensing 
  •  Vehicle standards and administration 
  •  Vehicle maintenance 
  •  Securing the load, method of restraint and overloading 
  •  Speed limits 
  •  Towing equipment and digital tachographs 
  •  Operator licensing 
  •  Passenger carrying vans 


All delegates will be required to participate in the FTA Certificate of Excellence assessment at the end of the course. 


A Logistics UK Certificate of Excellence will be issued to all delegates, valid for a period of 3 years, on successful completion of the multiple-choice assessment. 

Course duration 

1 day. 

This course is ONLY available on an in-company basis. For more information please email  or call 03717 11 22 22. 



In-Company Course

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