Van Smart aims to reduce work-related road risks, improve safety and create long-term behavioural change in the van sector.
The course covers essential training for drivers. The vast majority of van drivers are hard-working, reliable and dedicated individuals who look after their vans and are proud of their driving skills, sharing the road effectively with other users. However, because they are busy people, it is all too easy for some to forget some of the risks they may pose to themselves and vulnerable road users like pedestrians and cyclists.
Van Smart is Driver CPC accredited and fully aligned to meet the requirements of:
Van Smart is delivered in two parts, theory and practical (on-bike). Both parts combined count as a single day of Driver CPC training. The course includes:
By the end of this session, drivers will be aware of the risks of the road in relation to vulnerable road users, be able to assess situations to help avoid accidents and gain information about road accident statistics.
This course is suitable for HGV licence holders
Course duration: 7 hours
This full-day course counts as one day’s Driver CPC training.
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