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CPC Modular course: Vehicle Roadworthiness

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About the module

Topics include:

  • Frequency and type of maintenance checks
  • Performance and recording of daily checks
  • Performance of load checks
  • Vehicle loading and load security
  • Enforcement and penalties
Driver CPC approved centre AC00227
Largest UK online road safety course provider

Duration: 3.5 hours

Format: Classroom or online

Suitable for: All professional licences (C1, D1 C1E, D1E C, D CE & DE)

DVSA CPC syllabus areas:
2.1 To know the social environment of road transport and the rules governing it
3.1 To make drivers aware of the risks of the road and of accidents at work
3.6 Ability to adopt behaviour to help enhance the image of the company

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How to perform & record daily vehicle checks

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The frequency and type of checks required

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Learn safe ways of loading & checking loads

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Understand penalties & enforcements

Vehicle Roadworthiness 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.

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Your questions answered

Who should attend?

Any professional driver who needs to complete 35 hours of periodic training every 5 years in order to maintain their Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC).

Delivery method

This module can be delivered online or in-person and facilitated by an experienced Driver CPC trainer.  

For pay-per-place courses, Vehicle Roadworthiness is delivered with the Safe Urban, Rural and Motorway Driving module as a 7-hour online course.

For private courses, this module can be delivered online or in-person alongside any other TTC Driver CPC module.

Learning outcomes

Following this module drivers will understand:

  • The frequency and type of vehicle maintenance checks required
  • How to check vehicle weights and dimensions
  • How to perform and record a daily vehicle check
  • Safe and secure loading technique
  • How to perform a load check
  • Penalties and enforcements relating to vehicle roadworthiness

Identification requirements

A photocard driving licence and Driver Qualification Card must be presented when attending the course.

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