Fleet Manager Compliance Awareness Training

Start date: 09 November 2021

Duration: 2pm - 5pm

Location: Online via Zoom

Certificate: Certificate of Completion from FTA Ireland

Cost: €145

Course code: 18962

Programme overview

The course is aimed at managers, supervisors, and transport planners involved with transport operations in the private and public sector.

The course will provide an overview of the road haulage operator licensing system and highlights employers’ and drivers’ responsibilities. It also details the many other areas of legislation that directly affect the operator licence obligations, such as drivers’ hour’s rules and the safety of loads on vehicles.

The general aim of the course is to update your knowledge of road transport law. More specifically, it is to cover the legal framework surrounding the operator licensing system and demonstrate the importance of road safety legislation. This includes highlighting the powers of the enforcement agencies such as The Minister, RSA, HAS, and the penalties for non-compliance both for the operator and the driver.

The subsidised cost of this programme is €145

The programme will be delivered remotely through Zoom.

The course provider, FTA Ireland, will contact participants with the link to the course.

Who Is This Course For?

The course is aimed at managers, supervisors and transport planners involved with transport operations in the private and public sector.

Learning Outcomes

The course will provide an overview of the road haulage operator licensing system and highlights employers’ and drivers’ responsibilities. It also details the many other areas of legislation that directly affect the operator licence obligations, such as drivers’ hour’s rules and the safety of loads on vehicles.

Course Content

Course content

Following this training participants will be able to:

  • Understand the fundamentals of the Road Haulage Operator Licensing system and the Commercial roadworthiness Act
  • Appreciate the powers of the enforcement authorities and the Minister of Transport.
  • Distinguish the main features of driver’s hours laws.
  • Express the difference between driver licence categories.
  • Appreciate the general principles of safe loading of vehicles.
  • Help ensure compliance with transport legislation and general road safety compliance.
  • Feel more confident discussing road transport legislation with routers and drivers.

Course Timetable

This is a virtual course delivered by FTA Ireland via Zoom.

The course is will take place over 3 hours.

Course Evaluation, Assessment & Grading

Upon completion of the course there will be a quiz consisting of multiple-choice questions based on the material in the course.

Course Requirements

A computer with internet access sufficient for live streaming is required.

This training is delivered online via Zoom.

In order to participate fully and enable us to provide proof of learning all course attendees must download the free Turning Point app before the training commences – free download from the Google play store or apple store.  This is used for the course evaluation and course feedback.

Once installed as the training begins, the trainer explains how it works in tandem with the training and how to log in using the app i.e. when prompted type in the “session ID” (provided when the course starts), your first name, surname.

Certification

All certificates are issued by FTA Ireland.

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