Safedrive are a Driver CPC approved training centre. Driver CPC came into force for LGV drivers in September of 2009 and for PCV drivers in September 2008.

It is part of an ongoing scheme and drivers will have to maintain their training requirement every five years to retain their DQC card.

You can also find individual session documents here.

Here at Safedrive, we offer several courses in line with the recommended content from JAUPT.   The courses we run are below. We offer a  course that involves some on-road training, which is useful for Insurance required risk management. The content for the course is below.

Driver CPC On-Road Course »

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Venue

Courses will be at a pre-arranged location.

Timings

This course runs for 7 hours and will be credited to your Driver CPC. You will be required to bring your own vehicle with you.

Content

The course is split into 2 half day sessions.

Session 1 – Begins with a highly interactive off-road presentation, in which we explore the theory of advanced driving and learn how to develop a systematic approach to safer driving.

Session 2 – is carried out on-road, elements covered include – vehicle checks and slow speed manoeuvring.  During the session, drivers will give a short assessment drive, during which, an initial report is then prepared by the trainer to assist in developing a personal training programme for each participant.  After which a final assessment is given, and a written report is completed by the trainer.

Course

In conclusion of the course, the driver and trainer will review the areas covered by the session. Where necessary constructive feedback will be given, encouraging positive development and commitment to becoming a safer road user.   Following the course a written report will be prepared and a certificate confirming attendance will be issued.

Driver CPC Fuel Efficiency »

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Venue

Courses will be at a pre-arranged location.

Timings

This is a 7 hour course that will be credited to your Driver CPC

Content

This is a full day classroom based course.

This course is intended to enhance the driver’s safety and at the same time improve their fuel efficiency.
Drivers are shown simple and straightforward driving techniques which will not only make them safer drivers but also help drive down fleet operating cost, with reduced fuel consumption and lower insurance premiums.

Course

In conclusion of the course, the driver and trainer will review the areas covered by the session. Where necessary, constructive feedback will be given to encourage positive
development and commitment to being a safer road user. Following the course a certificate confirming attendance will be issued and Safedrive will record the individuals training onto the DVSA website.

Driver CPC Vehicle Maintenance & Safe Loading »

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Venue

Courses will be at a pre-arranged location.

Timings

This course runs for 7 hours and will be credited to your Driver CPC.

Content

This is a full day classroom based course.

This course will help explain the dangers of unsafe loading and provide advice on how driver can ensure that the vehicle is loaded both safely and correctly. Why loads are secured and how we can stop them from moving whilst on the road. Candidates will also be shown the importance of daily inspections and walk-round checks and guidance will be given on defect reporting.

Course

In conclusion of the course, the driver and trainer will review the areas covered by the session. Where necessary, constructive feedback will be given to encourage positive
development and commitment to being a safer road user. Following the course a certificate confirming attendance will be issued and Safedrive will record the individuals training onto the DVSA website.

Driver CPC Driver Behaviour/Driver Attitude »

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Venue

Courses will be at a pre-arranged location.

Timings

This course runs for 7 hours and will be credited to your Driver CPC.

Content

This is a full day classroom based course.

This course is designed to help you to understand why we allow ourselves to commit errors of judgement; why we might even convince ourselves driving the way that we do is the right thing to do.

By helping you to understand what shapes our attitudes and behaviours we’ll show you how you can drive whilst being mindful of the consequences of your actions. We’ll also show you how you can influence others to understand and change the attitudes and behaviours that shape their driving styles as well. Changing a few things here and there will save lives, prevent accidents reduce costs and result in a lot less management time being spent on things we wish had never happened.

Course

On conclusion of the course, the driver and trainer will review the areas covered by the session. Where necessary, constructive feedback will be given to encourage positive development and commitment to being a safer road user. Following the course a certificate confirming attendance will be issue and Safedrive will record the completion of training against the drivers training records on the DVSA website.

Our courses can take place at various locations throughout the UK which can include your (premises depending on the number of drivers) and the facilities at your location. We can also tailor the courses to include specific Health & Safety requirements for larger clients.

The 35 hours of training must be in 7 hour blocks (excluding breaks) and held by an accredited training company. JAUPT are the governing body for this and training centres must gain their accreditation from them.

For further information on Driver CPC, or if you are interested in arranging a session, please do not hesitate to get in touch. You can contact us either via the Contact page, or email us directly here. Alternatively, we are available on 01952 298990.


Business Link

Follow this link below to register to check your Driver CPC hours.
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For more information on any of our courses, click here to contact one of our team. Alternatively, you can call us on 01952 298990 or email us directly here.