As a specialist Driving Recruitment Agency Driven Recruitment Ltd are proudly recognised as a JAUPT approved and a fully qualified, accredited training centre for driver CPC Periodic Training and want to offer their clients, and driving personnel professional discounted CPC Training.

Why you need up-to-date Driver CPC

You must hold a current Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) and a valid Driver CPC card (sometimes called a DQC) to legally work as a driver in the UK. If you drive professionally without your Driver CPC card you can be fined. You must also complete periodic training, which involves all professional drivers undertaking 35 hours of training every 5 years

Our trainers are all professional drivers and have all been in the industry for many years. This means they are not only qualified to deliver our courses to a high standard, but as experienced drivers they also understand the relevance of the training we offer.

The training program is broken down into five 7 hour modules covering the JAUPT Syllabus

  • Cost of Module – £50 plus £8.75 (upload)
  • 7 hours of quality, focused training to help you meet the legal training requirements – and be a better driver
  • Book 1 day or multiple day courses
  • Friendly, relaxed learning environment that everyone feels comfortable in.

Driven DRIVER CPC Training Courses (3.5 hours each) our current courses cover:


DRIVERS' HOURS REGULATIONS

Driving Limits and Breaks
Rest Periods
Working Time Directive
Record Keeping
Enforcement


LOAD SAFETY

Load Safety Regulations
Principles of Safe Loading
Load Distribution
Load Securing Systems
Load Awareness


EMERGENCY ACTIONS

What’s the Risk ?
Breakdowns
Vehicle Collisions
Emergency Manoeuvring
Physical and Verbal Confrontation


SAFE AND ECONOMIC DRIVING (THEORY)

Why Drive Economically?
Planning for Efficiency
Driving Style
Torque and Engine Power
Fuel Consumption and Efficiency


THE PROFESSIONAL DRIVER

Professional Driver Roles & Responsibilities
Representing the Company
Vehicle Awareness
Diet Mood & Driving
Factors Influencing Behaviour


EMERGENCY ACTIONS

What’s the Risk ?
Breakdowns
Vehicle Collisions
Emergency Manoeuvring
Physical and Verbal Confrontation


ANALOGUE AND DIGITAL TACHOGRAPHS

Tachograph Regulations, Enforcement and Exemptions
Introduction to the Digital Tachograph Unit
Digital Tachographs – Data Recording and Operation
Digital Tachographs – Logging in/Out and Manual Entries
Digital Tachographs – Faults and Errors


VEHICLE SYSTEMS

The Tractor unit – An Overview
Gearbox Types
Breaking Systems
Coupling Systems
Retardation


HAULAGE OPERATIONS: COMPLIANCE & ENFORCEMENT

Company Policies and Procedures
O Licencing
Transport Managers
Inspections & Prohibitions
OCRS


HAULAGE OPERATIONS: ROAD FREIGHT COMPLIANCE

Traffic Regulations
Vehicle Selection
Weights and Dimensions
Insurance
Clandestine Entrants

For more information on Driver CPC training, please contact Adrian on 0121 622 5455, or adrian@drivenrecruitment.com to discuss courses and dates available.