Course Name: Vehicle Inspection – Light Commercial
This online training course provides occupational drivers with a greater awareness of how to conduct inspections on light commercial vehicles. Light commercial vehicles are vehicles that weigh less than 3.5 tonnes, and are typically used in distribution.
Employers and vehicle operators have a legal duty to ensure the vehicles are roadworthy before taking them on the road. Occupational drivers must be adequately trained to conduct such inspections to protect themselves and others.
This course comes with a free e-Checklist, which takes users step-by-step through the vehicle inspection process, while ensuring it is recorded.
The Course Includes:
This light commercial vehicle inspection training course provides users with a thorough understanding of how to conduct such inspections. It explores the necessity to have such inspections, then demonstrates how a user can systematically work their way around and inside a vehicle to identify any faults which will affect the vehicles roadworthiness.
Why Is Light Commercial Vehicle Inspection Training Important?
Any type of occupational vehicle, including light commercial vehicles like vans and flat bed trucks, may be stopped and inspected by a police officer, or a Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency inspector, otherwise known as the DVSA.
If this type of inspection shows that the vehicle is unsafe then they can issue a prohibition notice to stop the vehicle being used; fines, or even prosecutions. Fines can be given to both the company operating the vehicle and the driver.
This course contains the following sections:
This online training course comes with a free e-Checklist which will guide you through the inspection process, while ensuring it is recorded to demonstrate compliance.
This digital checklist will help in putting into action the inspection process covered in this training course and reduce administration time.
Note – This offer is for one light commercial vehicle inspection e-Checklist licence per trainee who completes this course. This e-Checklist licence is for their use and cannot be transferred or shared by other users.
Terms and conditions apply – access to this e-Checklist is for 12 months from purchase.
This course helps occupational drivers maintain their vehicles in accordance with legal requirements. Employers also have to provide their staff with vehicles that are ready and safe for the road.
At the end of the course, users must complete an end of course assessment before earning their certification.
The end of course test is:
A score of 80% is required to pass the test.
The downloadable printable certificate approved by IIRSM will be issued instantly on course completion.
The light commercial vehicle inspection training certificate includes Trainee’s name, Company name, Course name, Date of completion, Expiry date and name of the approval body.