We offer Transport Manager Refresher courses in Peterborough. Our two-day course is specifically designed for transport professionals who already possess a CPC (Certificate of Professional Competence) in Road Freight Operations and are seeking to update their knowledge in line with recent legislative changes and best practices.
What’s involved in our Transport Manager Refresher course?
What is a Transport Manager Refresher Course?
The Transport Manager Refresher course aims to equip transport professionals with the latest updates on legislative changes, operator obligations, and best practices. It revisits key CPC subject areas vital to the effective and compliant operation of road freight or passenger transport.
Course Structure and Content
Our Transport Manager Refresher course in Peterborough is a comprehensive program divided into two days, covering a broad spectrum of topics, including:
- Operator Licensing: Refresh your understanding of the legalities and responsibilities associated with transport operator licensing.
- EC Drivers Hours and Working Time Directive: Stay abreast of the latest regulations governing drivers’ working hours within the European Union.
- Environmental Obligations and Benefits: Learn about legislative obligations and government/operator initiatives aimed at reducing environmental impact.
- Driver Licensing and Arrangements: Understand ‘Due Diligence’ and EU categories and their implications for driver licensing.
- Vehicle Taxation: Get updated on concessionary taxation schemes and supplementary tax/tariff schemes.
- Corporate Manslaughter: Discuss this severe legal outcome and understand how to prevent it in your operations.
- Analogue and Digital Tachographs: Get to grips with the latest tachograph technology and its implications for your operations.
- Road Traffic Management and Enforcement: Understand the current DVSA and police areas of responsibility and activity.
- Vehicle Roadworthiness: Explore the major items affecting fleet standards and enforcement.
- Vehicle Weights and Configurations: Learn about fleet configuration options for operator resource optimisation.
- Loading and Unloading Vehicles: Keep up-to-date with current driver and load safety standards and requirements.
- Threshold of Dangerous Goods and ADR Requirements: Brush up on the latest regulations and best practices.
- Road Traffic Accident Procedures: Review operator and driver responsibilities and best practices.
- Reversing Vehicles: Stay current with the new HSE guidelines.
The course structure encourages active participation from all attendees, incorporating scenarios, practical work-related problem-solving, and compliance-based exercises to reinforce learning.
This course serves as sufficient proof of Professional Competence for Article 21 of EU regulations (EC)1071/2009.
Join us at Altta, Peterborough’s leading provider of Transport Manager Refresher courses, and let us help you stay updated, compliant, and effective in your transport management role.
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