The Freight Transport Association (FTA) will work with you to help identify the most practical, efficient and cost-effective way to manage your Driver CPC programme.

We have a range of options available, from public courses, in-company training and Consortium membership.

With FTA Vision, customers can now see their drivers’ training records in the same portal as their tachograph infringements and audit reports bringing together all this information in one easy-to-read area.

What’s more, training courses delivered by FTA will automatically populate the learning records into Vision so that you can track what is being taught.   

The Driver CPC tracker shows progress against the uploaded expiry date of the Driver Qualification Card (DQC).

The benefits of the FTA’s Driver CPC training course include:

  • 24-7 COURSE DELIVERY - to suit the needs of your business.
  • BESPOKE COURSE DEVELOPMENT.
  • COMPETITIVE RATES - offering excellent value for money, a professional and approachable team of trainers who offer a wealth of knowledge and experience.
  • FLEXIBLE, COST-EFFECTIVE TRAINING OPTIONS: Consortium, In-Company and Public training.

For Passenger Driver CPC courses, please take a look at our Passenger Operations section.

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Driver CPC - SAFEDrive

Warrington, Leeds + 3 more

Being Safe and Fuel Efficient 

Fuel efficient driving techniques can save 3 per cent of the annual fuel bill, however to achieve the saving we need to educate drivers in how to achieve this. This 1-day classroom theory course is aimed at all professional goods drivers but is also beneficial for driver trainers and fleet managers. It is designed to update drivers in the use of the technology and techniques required to drive safely whilst optimising fuel efficiency. 

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Driver CPC - Safety First

Belfast, Stevenage + 6 more

Objective:

This Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) course is designed to encourage a positive workplace safety culture, concentrating on high-risk workplace transport activities such as pre-driving checks, driving manoeuvres, and loading and unloading procedures.

Locations:

Belfast, Bristol, Leamington Spa, Leeds, Stevenage, Stirling, Tunbridge Wells, Warrington, In-company training

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Driver CPC - Smart Motorways

Warrington, Tunbridge Wells + 1 more

This course has been developed in partnership with Highways England, to support the logistics industry and engage with drivers on the benefits of using Smart motorway systems. 

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Driver CPC - Truck Smart

Objective:

This course is designed to educate drivers on the need to remain compliant when driving an HGV commercially on public roads.

 

The objectives and learning outcomes will help to raise compliance standards, protect the operator’s licence and ensure that commercial vehicle drivers understand the enforcement regulations and the powers of the enforcement agencies managing our road network.

In-Company training

 

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Driver CPC - Vehicle Safety

Leeds, Stirling + 4 more

This course provides best practice advice and guidance and encourages understanding of driver and operator responsibilities with regards to maintaining a vehicle in a safe and roadworthy condition. 

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Driver CPC - Vulnerable Road Users

Warrington, Belfast + 4 more

This classroom theory course is aimed at all professional drivers of goods. It will assist drivers in identifying the many types of vulnerable road users and also provide the tools to change perception and develop a responsible attitude towards these groups of road users. 

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Driver CPC - Your Health Matters

London, Twickenham + 2 more

This 1-day course is aimed at professional drivers of goods vehicles and is designed to promote driver health and wellbeing via interactive workshop sessions that focus on a typical driver’s daily routine. It includes advice and guidance to reduce work-related road risk and motivate behaviour changes in relation to general health and wellbeing. 

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FTA Driver CPC Consortium

Objective: Deliver your own Driver CPC training in association with FTA. The FTA CPC Consortium offers access to industry recognised, quality course materials and support services. Consortium membership offers a range of benefits including an on-site visit, remote audit, trainer assessment day, industry-leading management information through FTA Vision and access to 7 core FTA modules. For in-house trainers

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