To inform drivers of their legal, commercial and moral responsibilities as the Driver of a large goods vehicle within their particular environment. To provide up-to-date information in relation to the following module topics; Drivers Hours, Working Time and Tachograph Operations & Regulations GB Domestic Driver Hours Vehicle roadworthiness, daily checks and defect reporting and Driver Health & Safety Load Safety and Security and the risks incurred in the loss of an occupational license Fuel, Emissions and Air Quality Occupational Risk, Terrorism Threats and Vehicle and Load security

Subject Areas

  • Customer Service / Disability Awareness (PCV)
  • Health, Safety and Emergencies
  • Legislation (including Drivers Hours, Rules and Regulations and the Working Time Directive)
  • Loading/Unloading (LGV)
  • Personal Health and Wellbeing
  • Physical/Mental Health and Wellbeing
  • Prevention of Criminality and Trafficking
  • Professional Driver and Company Issues
  • Regulations for Carriage of Goods (LGV)
  • Safe and Fuel Efficient Driving