CPC Driver Training – What you need to know

All professional drivers of lorries, buses and coaches over 3.5 tons will be required to undertake Driver CPC training by September 2014.  This Driver CPC training will include 35 hours of five specified modules which are to be completed in every five year period with a professional accredited organisation such as ACE Trainers who are RTITB accredited and HSE approved.  Non-compliance with the required Driver CPC training will result in hefty fines both for the driver and the operator, by whom he/she is employed.

ACE Trainers provide professional drivers in Oxfordshire, Devon, West Midlands, Berkshire, Surrey, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, Middlesex, Kent and Basingstoke with Driver CPC training of the very highest standard to gain the Driver CPC certification. They provide courses covering the required 35 hours of training that is legally required with five modules covering:

• Drivers Hours and Tachograph including Working Time Directive

• Vehicle & Load Handling Systems

• Health & Safety, Loading/Unloading, PPE, Risk Assessments

• Principles of Safe Economic & Defensive Driving (Fuel Economy Training)

• Maintenance, Daily Checks, Speed Limits, Driving Regulations, Signs and Restrictions

ACE Trainers offer Driver CPC courses on both week days and weekends to suit business commitments and they can deliver the minimum length of a 7 hour training course that contributes to the periodic training requirement over five one day modules.

If you require Driver CPC or any of the other professional qualifications offered by ACE then visit their website www.acetrainers.co.uk or call the friendly team of training experts on 01256 351581.

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