Removals Driver: Driver Hours, Tachographs & Vehicle Checks (7 hrs)

Ideal for any professional driver wishing to gain an overview of EU and Domestic Drivers’ Hours, Tachographs & Vehicle checks. Gain 7 hours Driver CPC periodic training whilst attending this course.

Course Overview

This course provides drivers with a comprehensive overview of EU and Domestic Drivers’ hours, working time and tachograph record keeping, pre-use vehicle checks and considerations to be made for vulnerable road users.

Course Content

  • Name the enforcement agencies that enforce Transport Law
  • Describe at least 4 reasons why an enforcement officer would issue a prohibition notice
  • Describe key precautions to be taken to minimise the risk of incident with the different types of vulnerable road user
  • List the top 3 HGV driving offences as listed in a 2015/16 government report
  • Provide a comprehensive overview of the main requirements of the EU Drivers Hours rules
  • Explain the main requirements of the Great Britain Domestic Rules
  • Describe the main requirements of the working time requirements under EU and GB Domestic rules
  • Explain the differences between analogue and digital tachographs
  • Give an overview of the main aspects the EU Tachograph Rules
  • Give examples of when and how to make manual entries to a tachograph record
  • Know the legislation and procedures for replacing a lost or stolen drivers’ smart card
  • Describe the vehicle checks that should be made before use and why it is important to report defects


One day

Maximum Delegates:


Price per Delegate:

Members: £95 + VAT

Non Members: £105 + VAT

NB: This course is available as an in-company option

Venues & Dates:


15 May


10 May, 22 May


14 May

To find out more information on this course or to book please contact us on 01923 699484 or email

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