Course Aims

The intention of this course is to modernise driving methods. It provides an introduction to route planning applications. Every driver of a Large Goods Vehicle, who is driving for financial gain (a job!) - must, by law, train for 35 hours (that's 5 days), every 5 years. This course is designed to provide 7 hours of this training towards the 35 hours total required.

 

JAUPT CRS6669 - Route Planning and Fuel Efficiency

Who Attends

Candidates must hold a current valid Professional Driving Licence.

Course Content

Detailing the use of Satellite Navigation systems and the problems Professional Drivers face using them
Low bridge issues

Planning routes exercise using the EU and WTD regulations.
Driver’s part in fuel economy
Advice given on best techniques to obtain the most from modern vehicle technology

 
 

Knowledge

Candidates will increase their knowledge base on Route Planning and fuel efficient driving techniques.

Methods

Teaching Methods
A high proportion of discussions, teaching and sharing best practice, group exercises and case studies will be supplemented with classroom based tutorials presentations and videos.

Assessment Methods
Delegates will be continuously assessed during the course. There is no final examination.

Qualifications Obtained

Seven (7) hours added to the candidates Professional Driver record.

Entry Requirements

Must hold a Professional Driver Licence

Additional Information

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Next Available Date:
  • Start Date

    18/01/2021

  • Availability

    12 Places

  • Duration

    1 Day

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