CPC Driver Hours 3.5 hrs

Refreshing compliance knowledge

This workshop refreshes drivers' knowledge of current legislation, requirements and exemptions within the haulage and passenger carrying industry. ​

Drivers will gain an in depth understanding of drivers hours rules and regulations, both EU & Domestic rules including digital tacho recording equipment and important information on the Road Transport Working Time Directive. Also explored is enforcement and penalties and digital tachograph printouts.

Also available as a CPC Driver 7 hour workshop.

  • Duration: 3.5 hours CPC
  • Price: available on request 
  • Format: classroom workshop | up to 20 drivers
  • Format: virtual classroom live | up to 12 drivers
  • ID: photocard licence and Driver Qualification Card
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Improving safety and meeting compliance

Reduce your drivers' risks
Training will reduce driver risk and refresh legal knowledge of important rules and regulations.

Meet your duty of care
Our JAUPT-approved courses are designed to help you meet your duty of care obligations.

Meet professional requirements
7 hours contribution towards Driver CPC when combined with another 3.5 hour course.​ Both modules must be completed on the same day.

Improve your drivers’ on-road competence and knowledge
- Rules on working time
- Tachograph usage rules
- Graduated fixed penalties

We used TTC for our CPC training and found that it was dealt with very easily. Everyone at TTC that we spoke to were polite and efficient to ensure that our needs were met. The trainers and the facilities were of a good standard

Carol Ball M&B Minibuses LTD

Driver benefits

Refresh knowledge of drivers hours rules and regulations.

Increase awareness of the graduated fixed penalty system.

Explain correct operation of the digital tachograph.

Explain the RTWTD for mobile workers and the consequences of driving tired.

Course details

Who should attend

Anybody who is required to complete their Driver CPC hours.

Delivery method

The workshop is facilitated by a professional driver trainer who will fully engage with participants to maximise the learning experience and draw out their views and opinions.

Course outline

EU drivers hours rules
Important rules and regulations, rest and break periods, key definitions, consequences of driving tired and driver hours scenarios.

Digital tachograph
Digital tacho heads, drivers cards, manual entries, vehicle unit (VU) downloads and digital tacho pictograms.

Key regulations, night work, period of availability (POA), driving breaks and UK domestic rules on Road Transport Working Time Directive (RTWTD).

Breaches of the rules, fixed penalty bands and powers of a traffic commissioner.

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