Driver CPC courses designed to enhance your knowledge and skills and help you stay qualified.

Our courses are delivered by our DSA approved Driver Development Manager in our training suite at our depot in Sittingbourne.  The training is JAUPT approved and RTITB accredited so you can be assured of the highest standards.

Below are the modules and course dates currently scheduled for 2017:

LoCITY Driving (Transport for London) (7 hours)

Course Content
The course aims to help drivers and transport managers save fuel and reduce the environmental impact of commercial vehicles.  The course focuses on minimising the environmental impact of vans and HGVs by reducing emissions through the use of pre-journey planning and vehicle checks, fuel-efficient driving, and alternative fuels.
Course Dates

Saturday 9th September 2017

Haulage Operations & Enforcement | Vehicle Systems (7 hours)

Course Content
Company policies
OCRS
Vehicle maintenance
Traffic incident reporting
Inspections and prohibitions
The tractor unit – an overview
Gearbox types
Braking systems
Coupling systems
Retardation

Course Dates

Sunday 15th October 2017

Professional Driving | On the Road (7 hours)

Course Content
The effects of road predictability
Behaviour and driving
Driving distractions
Risk taking driver behaviours
The effects of anger on driving
Urban driving
Route planning
Speeding
Cyclists
Driving in challenging weather conditions
Course Dates

Saturday 28th October 2017

Load Safety | Safe & Economic Driving (7 hours)

Course Content
Load safety regulations
Principles of safe loading
Load distribution
Load securing systems
Load awareness

Why drive economically
Planning for efficiency
Driving style
Torque and engine power
Fuel consumption and efficiency
Course Dates

Saturday 11th November

The cost is just £60 (plus VAT) per person, per module.   This includes the CPC upload fee and a PDF certificate.

If you would like any further information or wish to check availability or book any of these courses, please contact Lindsey on 07515 330685 or email dashboard@trustfirmin.com.

We can also arrange and tailor courses to meet your requirements.  Please contact us to discuss your needs.