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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

Based in a training room. 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 a MPQC Drivers Skill Card: They will receive an updated MPQC Drivers Skills Card, listing both courses and dates completed. If members have NOT attended the Site Safety Awareness in the Extractive & Mineral Processing Industries and do NOT hold a MPQC Drivers Skill Card: They will receive a 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

15/09/2017 1 Day Plymouth Enquire
16/09/2017 1 Day Kington Hereford Enquire

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