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Online Virtual DCPC 7- Hour Course-Safety & Security Awareness / Accident Procedures, Speed Awareness, Driving in Poor Weather

Price: £ 69.00 + VAT

Price for non-members: £ 83.00 + VAT

RHA Training - Virtual Online Driver CPC Training course

Two half-day topics create an exciting full days training

Course Content

  • Introduction to course, aims and objectives
  • Health & Safety - who is responsible
  • How Health & Safety is managed 
  • What are the risks
  • Falls from vehicles
  • Delivering Safely
  • Safe manoeuvring of vehicles and reversing
  • The use of banksmen / Yard Marshall 
  • Keeping the vehicle safe       
  • Working safely
  • Manual handling regulations and basic principles
  • Cause of injuries and type of injuries
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Risk Assessments & SSOW
  • Types of crime, protecting the driver/load/vehicle, driver’s responsibility, equipment, loads and safe parking
  • Accident Causes & Statistics
  • What constitutes a Road Traffic Accident?
  • Accident Reports, Details
  • The effects of Speed and how they are a contributing factor to Accidents
  • Speed Awareness and Stopping Distances in reference to large commercial vehicles
  • Speed Limits for all Classes of Vehicles, The Penalties and Enforcement
  • Speed Limiters on Goods Vehicles and film GOTCHA (Speed Cameras)
  • Technology in cabs benefits and distraction
  • Poor weather driving & the effects under different conditions
  • Course Summary and review, Evaluation and feedback 

Course Duration: 7 hours

Commences: 09:00 (please aim to log on for 8.45am)

Concludes: 17:00

To take part in on-line training with the RHA you will need the following equipment:
A computer with a high speed and reliable broadband internet connection for each candidate. (Windows 10 is preferred)
Google Chrome installed as your default internet browser, download from here-  https://www.google.com/chrome/
Sound system including both speaker and microphone. (A headset will work if you have one.) A web cam.

To join the course:
Each candidate will be sent an invitation to join the course by email with a link to join. Our Trainer will know you have joined once you do.
During the course:
Your attendance for the full duration of the course is required for certification purposes.
Training is scheduled for 8 Hours with breaks during the session.
The trainer will send you a request to turn on your web cam which must be switched on for the duration of training.
To make sure that the course flows correctly you will need to close any other computer applications.
During the course there will be built in question and answer sessions for you to participate in.
The system allows for open conversation between you, the trainer and others on the course.

For Driver CPC Courses Candidates must be able to provide the appropriate identification as required by the legislation

You will need to have your driving licence available for us to check your ID

You will also be asked to provide your Driver number. 

Please note: Payment is required to book your place. Once booked, this is non-refundable.

At time of the booking could you please provide a direct email address and telephone number for the delegate attending the course.

Contact us: training@rha.uk.net      Tel-01733 261456

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Price: £ 69.00 + VAT

Price for non-members: £ 83.00 + VAT

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