E-Learning Training – How Can This Help?ย 

Online Learning

E-learning training is a type of training that takes place through online learning platforms, like on our website.  This type of training consists of courses, videos, simulations, assessments, and other forms of digital instruction. It provides learners with access to content and resources that can be used to enhance their existing knowledge, skills, and abilities. …

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How Can You Plan Training?ย 

Planning Training

Planning training in the workplace is important for a variety of reasons. It can help to ensure that employees are adequately trained for their roles and have the skills needed to work safely and effectively.  It also helps to ensure that employees are up to date with the latest industry standards and regulations.  Additionally, training…

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Are You Doing Driver Licence Checks and Why Are They Important?๏ฟผ

It is a legal requirement for companies to check the driving licences of their drivers, to ensure that they hold the correct licence to drive the vehicles they will be driving! This includes company cars, vans, lorries, buses and coaches. It also gives management the opportunity to monitor their drivers’ continued rights to drive their…

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Who Needs An Operator Licence?

๐‘พ๐’‰๐’ ๐‘ต๐’†๐’†๐’…๐’” ๐’‚๐’ ๐‘ถ๐’‘๐’†๐’“๐’‚๐’•๐’๐’“๐’” ๐‘ณ๐’Š๐’„๐’†๐’๐’„๐’†? If you wish to operate vehicles larger than 3.5 tonnes or. Passenger carrying vehicles with more than eight passenger seats you will need to have an operators licence to trade. Depending on the nature of your operations will determine what kind of licence you will need. If transport is not…

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๐Ž๐ฉ๐ž๐ซ๐š๐ญ๐จ๐ซย ๐‹๐ข๐œ๐ž๐ง๐œ๐žย ๐”๐ง๐๐ž๐ซ๐ญ๐š๐ค๐ข๐ง๐ ย –ย ๐‘๐ž๐œ๐จ๐ซ๐๐ฌย ๐š๐ซ๐žย ๐ค๐ž๐ฉ๐ญย (๐Ÿ๐จ๐ซย ๐š๐ญย ๐ฅ๐ž๐š๐ฌ๐ญย ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ“ย ๐ฆ๐จ๐ง๐ญ๐ก๐ฌ)…ย 

Brake Test

Records are kept (for at least 15 months) of all driver reports that record defects, and all safety inspection, routine maintenance and vehicle repair reports, and that these are made available on request. When it comes to vehicle maintenance it is essential that you retain evidence of all works completed on your vehicles. This could…

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๐Ž๐ฉ๐ž๐ซ๐š๐ญ๐จ๐ซ ๐‹๐ข๐œ๐ž๐ง๐œ๐ž ๐”๐ง๐๐ž๐ซ๐ญ๐š๐ค๐ข๐ง๐  – ๐•๐ž๐ก๐ข๐œ๐ฅ๐ž๐ฌ ๐š๐ง๐ ๐ญ๐ซ๐š๐ข๐ฅ๐ž๐ซ๐ฌ, ๐ข๐ง๐œ๐ฅ๐ฎ๐๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ก๐ข๐ซ๐ž๐ ๐ฏ๐ž๐ก๐ข๐œ๐ฅ๐ž๐ฌ ๐š๐ง๐ ๐ญ๐ซ๐š๐ข๐ฅ๐ž๐ซ๐ฌ, ๐š๐ซ๐ž ๐ค๐ž๐ฉ๐ญ ๐ข๐ง ๐š ๐Ÿ๐ข๐ญ ๐š๐ง๐ ๐ฌ๐ž๐ซ๐ฏ๐ข๐œ๐ž๐š๐›๐ฅ๐ž ๐œ๐จ๐ง๐๐ข๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง

Vehicle Checks

Vehicle maintenance is a crucial element to operator licensing. It is one of the twelve undertakings and this demonstrates how important it is to safe and compliant operations. It does not matter how big or small your operations are the requirements for keeping your vehicles in a fit and serviceable condition is the same.  Things…

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๐Ž๐ฉ๐ž๐ซ๐š๐ญ๐จ๐ซย ๐‹๐ข๐œ๐ž๐ง๐œ๐žย ๐”๐ง๐๐ž๐ซ๐ญ๐š๐ค๐ข๐ง๐ ๐ฌย –ย ๐•๐ž๐ก๐ข๐œ๐ฅ๐ž๐ฌย ๐จ๐ฉ๐ž๐ซ๐š๐ญ๐žย ๐ฐ๐ข๐ญ๐ก๐ข๐งย ๐ฌ๐ฉ๐ž๐ž๐ย ๐ฅ๐ข๐ฆ๐ข๐ญ๐ฌ

Speed Limits

Like any part of Road Traffic Law, speed limits are important as they are set to ensure road safety. The Traffic Commissioners do, specifically, list ensuring that the vehicles held under an operators licence adhere to speed limits as one of the twelve operator licence undertakings. There are 2.4M speeding tickets issued every year and…

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๐Ž๐ฉ๐ž๐ซ๐š๐ญ๐จ๐ซย ๐‹๐ข๐œ๐ž๐ง๐œ๐žย ๐”๐ง๐๐ž๐ซ๐ญ๐š๐ค๐ข๐ง๐ ๐ฌย –ย ๐•๐ž๐ก๐ข๐œ๐ฅ๐ž๐ฌย ๐š๐ง๐ย ๐ญ๐ซ๐š๐ข๐ฅ๐ž๐ซ๐ฌย ๐š๐ซ๐žย ๐ง๐จ๐ญย ๐จ๐ฏ๐ž๐ซ๐ฅ๐จ๐š๐๐ž๐

Loading Vehicles

The safe loading of vehicles is a fundamental requirement of both Traffic Commissioners requirements, as well as Road Traffic Law in general. Depending on which industry you are in, will determine what measures you will need to take to ensure compliance. From the days when Jonathan used to drive a fridge vehicle loaded with pallets,…

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๐Ž๐‹๐€๐“ย (๐Ž๐ฉ๐ž๐ซ๐š๐ญ๐จ๐ซย ๐‹๐ข๐œ๐ž๐ง๐œ๐žย ๐€๐ฐ๐š๐ซ๐ž๐ง๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌย ๐“๐ซ๐š๐ข๐ง๐ข๐ง๐ ) F๐Ž๐‘ย ๐ƒ๐‘๐ˆ๐•๐„๐‘๐’ย 

Driver Training

Our experience of Operator Licence awareness training for drivers is one of confusion! Drivers cannot understand what the benefit are to them, but our experience of the benefits is almost infinite. In 2020, we undertook a transport manager refresher course as a one day driver CPC course and early in the course our trainer posed…

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What are High Consequence Dangerous Goods?

Official definitions normally sound like thisโ€ฆ High consequence dangerous goods are those which have the potential for misuse in a terrorist event and which may, as a result, produce serious consequences such as mass casualties, mass destruction or, particularly for Class 7, mass socio-economic disruption. Typically, from the work we have covered, this would include…

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