Transport Operators Awareness Course

On completion of the course, delegates will understand the company’s responsibilities which include: Ensuring legal compliance within their business and have a better understanding of legislation on operator licensing. Appreciate best practice in respect of vehicle maintenance, accuracy of vehicle records, including driver daily walk round checks and defect reporting and the repercussions of non-compliance with relevant legislation.

Objectives

To equip delegates with knowledge of:

  • Operator Licensing and Company Undertakings
  • Vehicle Checks and Driver’s Defect Reporting
  • Maintenance, Safety Inspections and Record Keeping
  • Enforcement – Role of the Traffic Commissioner
  • Safe loading and Load Security
  • Driver’s Hours and Working Time Rules – EC and Domestic – Digital and Analogue Tachograph

The Benefits of the Professional Drivers Competency Act:

Driver:

  • Personal development
  • Improving health and safety
  • Basis for creating an effective working environment
  • Better status for professional drivers

Company owner:

  • Greater commercial benefits
  • More standardized skills level
  • Positive corporate image

Assessment:

There is no formal assessment at the end of the course. However a TDI Certificate of Competence will be awarded on successful completion of an optional short multi-choice test paper.

*10% Discount available if booking more than one delegate. Enter TOAC10 in the discount section when booking online.


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