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Driver CPC Module 1

Driver CPC • JAUPT Approved • Module 1 • Rules & Regulations

Who Should Attend

Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (Driver CPC) training is the continual professional development which carries on throughout a professional bus, coach or lorry Driver's career.  Once you complete your Driver CPC you'll be issued with a Driver Qualification Card (DQC).

Course Content

Module 1 gives an all-round view of the rules and regulations a modern professional Driver should know about.  It covers the main areas of Driver time tachograph rules, daily walk around checks, safe loading height and width & length forces acting on a vehicle.

Key Areas

  • Driver's hours and Road Transport Directive
  • Current knowledge and understanding
  • Consequences of not following the rules
  • Definition of daily, weekly, fortnightly and fixed week driving times
  • Daily, weekly and reduced weekly rest periods
  • Other work, 2 man crew, multi-manning examples, unforeseen events

Walk Around Checks and Vehicle Preparation

  • Tutor led discussions and activity
  • Procedures for walk around checks and defect reporting
  • Legal forms related to vehicle checks
  • DVSA walk around checks
  • Consequences of not completing checks

Tachograph Modes and Types

  • Tachograph mode entry switch
  • Manual entry EU/GB rules
  • Manual entry activity
  • Tachograph modes, digital printouts and cards
  • Mode switch and symbols
  • Responsibilities for downloading
  • UTC

Benefits of Attending

This JAUPT approved course will give you 7 hours towards your required 35 hours of periodical training.

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