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DCPC – 7hours – Safety & Security Awareness for Goods Vehicles Drives & Accident Procedures, Speed Awareness & Driving in Poor Weather Conditions

Price: £ 69.00 + VAT

Price for non-members: £ 84.00 + VAT

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 

Concludes: 17:00

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.

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


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Price: £ 69.00 + VAT

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