About the CPC Courses Provided by Hunts Training Services


 

Module No Module Title Length Suitable for
1 Drivers Legal Requirements 7 hours LGV & PCV
2 Vehicle Legal Requirements 7 hours LGV & PCV
3 Driver safety and load and passenger security 7 hours LGV & PCV
4 Eco and safe driving 7 hours LGV & PCV
5 Customer Service 7 hours LGV & PCV
6 Emergency Roadside First Aid 7 hours LGV & PCV
7 Driver Wellbeing 7 hours LGV & PCV


Drivers Legal Requirements : CRS9021/1749

Who this course is suitable for LGV and PCV Drivers
Duration of course 7 hours of contact time / 8 hours overall including breaks
Where this course is held Redditch and Leicester training centres. This course can also be delivered at any suitable location
What you will learn This course provides a simplistic approach to your Drivers Legal Requirements, from the regulations on drivers hours and working time, understanding your Drivers Licence codes and restrictions to fines and reportable medical conditions. In this Course we also work through both Digital and Analogue Tachographs. This course will ensure you work within the law and avoid fixed penalties.
Topics Covered
  • The DVSA regulations on drivers hours and breaks, including EU, GB Domestic rules and the Working Time Regulations (RTD).
  • The use of Tachographs and drivers responsibilities for maintaining them.
  • DVLA Licence codes and restrictions.
  • Graduated Fixed Penalties and how they are applied.
  • Digital and Analogue Tachograph requirements - regulations and the operating systems in use, the main features of digital and analogue Tachographs including working symbols, pictograms, card types, displays, messages, manual entries and understanding UTC times.
Included in the course Tea and coffee
Other requirements Delegates are to bring current photo I.D.
(DVLA, Driver Qualification Card, Digital Tachograph Card or Passport to meet DVSA/JAUPT requirements)
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Vehicle Legal Requirements : CRS9020/1749

Who this course is suitable for LGV or PCV Drivers
Duration of course 7 hours of contact time / 8 hours overall including breaks
Where this course is held Redditch and Leicester training centres. This course can also be delivered at any suitable location
What you will learn This course will cover vehicle legal requirements and ensure compliance to operator licence standards. It will provide drivers with all the necessary information they need to complete daily walk round checks, defect reporting, load safety and passenger security to minimise any errors in compliance.
Topics Covered
  • Vehicle legal requirements for LGV and PCV
  • Understanding graduated fixed penalty fines
  • Regulations on the requirements of Daily Walk Round Checks for LGV and PCV
  • A look at the most common incidents in relation to vehicle safety
  • Identifying the importance of safety checks, and the areas which are commonly missed or ignored
  • How to complete a competent vehicle check for LGV and PCV
  • Understanding what a defect means and how to report them
  • Vehicles height, weight and width, and the safety of passengers and loads for LGV and PCV
  • Ways to prevent a vehicle becoming overloaded
  • The effects of vehicle overloading
  • Safety involved in loading vehicles
Included in the course Tea and coffee
Other requirements Delegates are to bring current photo I.D.
(DVLA, Driver Qualification Card, Digital Tachograph Card or Passport to meet DVSA/JAUPT requirements).
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Driver safety and load and passenger security : CRS9019/1749

Who this course is suitable for LGV or PCV Drivers
Duration of course 7 hours of contact time / 8 hours overall including breaks
Where this course is held Redditch and Leicester training centres. This course can also be delivered at any suitable location.
What you will learn This course is designed to provide drivers with the skills and knowledge to enable them to stay safe while carrying out their duties and reduce the risk of personal injury and help them to identify effective means to ensure their personal safety is protected whether as a driver or passenger in all situations.
Topics Covered
  • Drivers Health and Safety responsibilities
  • Health and Safety at Work Act
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for LGV & PCV Drivers
  • Risk assessments for LGV and PCV
  • The importance of manual handling techniques
  • How, when and why do we report accidents
  • The importance of safe vehicle loading for LGV and passenger safety and security for PCV
Included in the course Tea and coffee
Other requirements Delegates are to bring current photo I.D.
(DVLA, Driver Qualification Card, Digital Tachograph Card or Passport to meet DVSA/JAUPT requirements).
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Eco and safe driving : CRS9018/1749

Who this course is suitable for LGV and PCV Drivers
Duration of course 7 hours of contact time / 8 hours overall including breaks
Where this course is held Redditch and Leicester training centres. This course can also be delivered at any suitable location.
What you will learn Provides a greater understanding of how to operate your vehicles to meet the ever changing demands from our roads networks. We look at many of vehicle technical specifications that can assist drivers of LGV/PCV vehicles and how you can develop your driving skills, thus having a dramatic effect on fuel expenditure and reduced pollution. This will thereby contribute towards a greener environment and the potential saving on fuel spend. We also look at observation and hazard perception, including blind spots on both LGV and PCV vehicles and the Drivers Code of Practice.
Topics Covered
  • Reducing fuel usage
  • Top 6 fuel saving tips
  • Understanding 'where fuel goes'
  • Fuel cost percentage per vehicle type
  • Company and fuel monitoring
  • Emission used on LGV and PCV
  • Alternative fuels
  • Reducing gear changes
  • Reading the road
  • How to improve your hazard perception
  • Blind spot accidents and vulnerable road users
  • Knowing your blind spots on LGV and PCV
  • Road signs, speed limits and stopping distances
Included in the course Tea and coffee
Other requirements Delegates are to bring current photo I.D.
(DVLA, Driver Qualification Card, Digital Tachograph Card or Passport to meet DVSA/JAUPT requirements).
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Customer Service : CRS8921/1749

Who this course is suitable for LGV and PCV Drivers
Duration of course 7 hours of contact time / 8 hours overall including breaks
Where this course is held Redditch and Leicester training centres. This course can also be delivered at any suitable location.
What you will learn This course is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge to deliver Customer Services to everyone they come into contact with, it will also help to understand how behaviours impacts on projecting a positive company image.
Topics Covered
  • Understanding the role of drivers within customer service
  • The Image of the driver: uniforms, appearance, attitude
  • The importance of clear communication and the different ways we communicate
  • Handling complaints and conflict more effectively
  • Knowing the difference of great vs poor customer service
  • The impact of positive and negative customer service experiences
Included in the course Tea and coffee
Other requirements Delegates are to bring current photo I.D.
(DVLA, Driver Qualification Card, Digital Tachograph Card or Passport to meet DVSA/JAUPT requirements).
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Emergency Roadside First Aid : CRS8923/1749

Who this course is suitable for LGV and PCV Drivers
Duration of course 7 hours of contact time / 8 hours overall including breaks.
Where this course is held Redditch and Leicester training centres. This course can also be delivered at any suitable location.
What you will learn How to deal effectively with casualties who are either ill or injured at the roadside by administering basic first aid. You will gain the skills needed to ensure the situation is controlled while you're giving care and waiting for help to arrive.
Topics Covered
  • Putting together a first aid kit suitable for use at road side incidents
  • Learning how to stay safe and avoid harm to yourself
  • How to carry out effective resuscitation
  • Dealing with an unconscious casualty, epileptic seizures and choking
  • How to help someone suspected of having a heart attack
  • Dealing with bleeding wounds and how to apply effective bandages in an emergency situation
  • Dealing with burns
Included in the course Tea and coffee
Other requirements It is advisable to wear trousers due to the amount of practical floor based activities.
Delegates are to bring current photo I.D.
(DVLA, Driver Qualification Card, Digital Tachograph Card or Passport to meet DVSA/JAUPT requirements).
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Driver Wellbeing : CRS8922/1749

Who this course is suitable for LGV and PCV Drivers
Duration of course 7 hours of contact time / 8 hours overall including breaks
Where this course is held Redditch and Leicester training centres. This course can also be delivered at any suitable location.
What you will learn This course looks at helping you to develop a balance between work and a quality of life at home. It will provide a guide to helping you stay reasonably fit and healthy and introduce you to some simple ways to make your life a whole lot more enjoyable.
Topics Covered
  • A look at the structure and functions of your body
  • Common causes of accidents
  • Accident statistics in relation to driver illness
  • Quick steps to monitoring your health
  • Relationship to lack of exercise and development of health related issues
  • The effects of alcohol and drugs on your body
  • Developing a work-life balance
Included in the course Tea and coffee
Other requirements Delegates are to bring current photo I.D.
(DVLA, Driver Qualification Card, Digital Tachograph Card or Passport to meet DVSA/JAUPT requirements).
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