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Safeguarding Vulnerable Road Users and the Professional Driver

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Duration

1 Day

Who should attend?

For hauliers who:

• Are within the extractive and mineral processing industry and applies to all types of vehicles

• Have already attended the Site Safety Awareness in the Extractive & Mineral Processing Industries Course and are in
possession of an MPQC Drivers Skills Card

• The course is also FORS approved for Modules 1-4 and does not include the on-bike practical course

Aims

To ensure all hauliers are aware of and develop a responsible attitude towards vulnerable road users and the changing environments in relation to urban driving.

Content

The course includes:

  • Who are vulnerable road users?

  • Road safety initiatives

  • Consequences of a fatality

  • Driver awareness

  • Vehicle checks

  • Vehicle specification

  • Hazard awareness

  • Defensive driving

 

Number of delegates

minimum 6, maximum of 20

Duration and Delivery Options

The course will be based in a training room and will consist of short lectures, group discussions, case studies.

At the end of the course, members undertake a multiple-choice knowledge test

If members have attended the Site Safety Awareness in the Extractive & Mineral Processing Industries and hold an MPQC Drivers Skill Card then they will receive an updated card, listing both courses and the dates that have been completed on.

If members have NOT attended the Site Safety Awareness in the Extractive & Mineral Processing Industries and do NOT hold an MPQC Drivers Skill Card then they will receive an MPQC Certificate of Achievement.

Once the driver completes the Site Safety Awareness in the Extractive & Mineral Processing Industries they will receive a MPQC Drivers Skill Card with both courses on valid for 5 years.

Contact Details

Contact details: For further details or to make a booking, contact the Drivers Skills Card Team on 0115 9835755 or email: info@mpskills.co.uk

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