Workplace Transport Safety Training

Course Name: Workplace Transport Safety – General Induction for all Drivers

Workplace Transport includes vehicles such as forklift trucks, side loaders and reach trucks, as well as road-going vehicles operated on site. These vehicles present significant risks and result in numerous accidents and incidents each year. As such, employers have a legal duty to ensure staff who work with transport are appropriately trained.

This workplace transport safety training course works through a series of essential principles that anyone who operates a vehicle for work purposes must understand. It also looks at tips for implementing these principles to improve safety for occupational drivers.

The Course Includes:

Comprehensive yet concise explanation

Certificate on completion

Simple login & user access

The latest industry best practice

Learning Outcomes:

Gain awareness of the nature of the hazard workplace transport hazards

Identify how accidents involving workplace transport may occur

Understand the safety principles for workplace transport activities

Learn about workplace transport safety tips to undertake transport operation safely

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Workplace Transport Safety – General Induction For All Drivers

£25.00 +VAT

Courses Price per Course
1 - 14 £25.00
15 - 24 £22.00
25 - 34 £20.00
35 - 44 £18.00
45 - 59 £15.00
60 - 69 £14.00
70 - 89 £12.00
90 - 99 £10.00
100 - 200 £9.50

About Workplace Transport Safety Training

Those who operate with or near workplace transport are at risk of collisions and crashes, falls from vehicles, overturning, vicinity hazards, and noise and vibration. This online course is designed to ensure employees are adequately aware of the hazards they face from workplace transport. It provides them of an understanding of the systems in place to protect them and their role in adhering to those safety controls.

Why Is Workplace Transport Safety Training Important?

Every year nearly 5,000 workplace transport accidents are reported, and around 50 of these result in fatalities, according to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). This accounts for around 10% of non-fatal injuries and nearly 20% of fatal injuries.

Employers have a legal, moral and financial duty to protect the health and safety of anyone that may be affected by workplace transport on site. A part of these duties is appropriately assessing the risk of the workplace transport on site and provided an appropriate level of training to control for that foreseeably control for that risk.

Course Outline

Single Module

20+ minutes

This course contains the following sections:

  • What Is Workplace Transport?
  • Principle 1: Make Sure You Are Fit & Competent
  • Principle 2: Observe Site Rules & Maintain a Safe Site
  • Principle 3: Make Sure the Vehicle is Suitable & Safe
  • Principle 4: Operate the Vehicle Safely
  • Principle 5: Watch Out for Pedestrians
  • Workplace Transport Safety Tips

Why Choose Workplace Transport Safety Training with Human Focus?

Study any time & in bite-size sessions

Less costly than a classroom training

Discounts on volume purchases

Excellent trainee support

Raise awareness regarding the risk of workplace transport to self and others

Improve safety prospects for workers and the general public

Comply with legal and regulatory duties

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Workplace Transport Safety Training Certification

workplace transport safety training certificate

End of Course Assessment

At the end of the course, users must complete an end of course assessment before earning their certification.

The end of course test is:

  • 100% online
  • Multiple choice

A score of 80% is required to pass the test.

Approved Certification

The downloadable printable certificate approved by IIRSM will be issued instantly on course completion.

What does my certificate include?

The workplace transport safety training certificate includes Trainee’s name, Company name, Course name, Date of completion, Expiry date and name of the approval body.

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