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Stan Training - Specialised Transport Advisory Network
t : 01642 656320
01642 552641

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07818 043131

Bespoke Driver Training

 

THEORY (IN CLASSROOM) LASTING APPROX. 2 HOURS STANDARD, 3 HOURS ACCESSIBLE. 45 MINUTES P.P. DRIVING ASSESSMENT(ACTUAL TIME BASED ON NUMBER OF TOPICS SELECTED) FOR UP TO 8 STAFF

Specialised Transport Advisory Network Bespoke course content:

  • Legal issues/general issues
  • Short introduction into defensive driving
  • Discussion on what problems are encountered whilst on the road
  • What makes a good driver?
  • System of vehicle control
  • Position/speed
  • Gears/acceleration
  • Braking
  • Skidding
  • Zones of visibility/observation links
  • Observation/hazard awareness
  • Driving environments
  • Attitude/ability
  • Taking corners safely
  • Night time driving
  • Weather conditions
  • Fatigue
  • Bad practices, most common accidents, their causes and prevention
  • Duty of care
  • Personal security
  • Breakdown, accident and vehicle evacuation techniques (practical vehicle evacuation can be provided if required)

Accessibility Training

  • Disability awareness/assistance
  • Safe use of passenger lifts and/or ramps
  • Wheelchair and passenger restraint equipment (hands on practical can be provided if required)
  • Legal requirements and good practice
  • Breakdown, accident and vehicle evacuation techniques (practical vehicle evacuation can be provided if required)

IN VEHICLE TRAINING LASTING APPROX. 1 HOUR PER DRIVER

  • Inspection of vehicle
  • Vehicle engine/cockpit familiarisation
  • Eyesight check
  • Assessment drive to initially assess individual’s driving ability
  • Short commentary drive by instructor to demonstrate how far driver should plan ahead and what to look for
    (if requested)
  • Completion of assessment drive with tuition to help improve observation, anticipation and forward planning

A WRITTEN REPORT AND CERTIFICATE OF ATTENDANCE WILL BE PROVIDED FOR EACH SUCCESSFUL DRIVER

Specialised Transport Advisory Network