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2021 RHA Online Virtual - DCPC 7- Hour Course Daily Walk Around Checks, Defect Reporting & Safe Loading

Price: £ 69.00 + VAT

Price for non-members: £ 83.00 + VAT

Candidates will gain instruction on how to conduct full pre-use inspections in daily walk-round checks to ensure vehicles are fully operational along with guidance on defect reporting.

Vehicle loading will be addressed in depth, with safety awareness at the forefront of this 7-hour course.

Course Topics

  • Legal obligations
  • Operator Licence Commitment
  • Guide to Maintaining Roadworthiness
  • Inspection Routine
  • Record Completion Standards
  • Responsibilities and Penalties
  • Safe Driving of Loaded Commercial Vehicles
  • Vehicle Suitability for Intended use
  • Gross and Axle Weights
  • Diminishing Loads
  • Positioning
  • Stability
  • Security
  • Selection of Restraining Equipment

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-
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.

Your registration link for the training will be emailed out the day before the training is to commence. If your training falls on a Monday this will be emailed on the Friday. Please check your junk folder or contact the office if you haven't received this.

Contact us:     Tel-01733 261456

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Price: £ 69.00 + VAT

Price for non-members: £ 83.00 + VAT

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  • Start date: Thursday 1st Jan 1970 01:00
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