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FTA Certificate in Driver Recruitment

This course is designed for those who work in an agency environment and are responsible for recruiting and supervising transport operatives to meet customer demand. It will demonstrate to your customers that you are taking an active role in ensuring their compliance with industry regulations.

The course is further discounted for members of the FTA Driver Agency Excellence Scheme, as it demonstrates compliance with the training requirement of the standard. Further details of the FTA Driver Agency Excellence Scheme can be found at fta.co.uk/services/excellence-schemes/driver-agency

Who should attend? 

  • Those recruiting and supervising transport operatives in the transport industry 

  • Those with no formal transport training who wish to demonstrate effective compliance skills 

  • Member companies of the FTA Driver Agency Scheme 

Benefits of attending 

  • Understand the importance of the operator’s licence and how to help your client stay compliant 

  • Understand the requirements of transport legislation 

  • Appreciate the necessity of terms and conditions in your business 

  • Understand the responsibilities for reporting accidents and incidents involving your drivers 

  • Feel more empowered to assist drivers with transport related queries 

  • Evolve professional relationship with clients 

Course content 

Typical course content can include the following:

  • Operator licensing 

  • Vehicle maintenance 

  • Drivers’ hours and record keeping 

  • Terms and conditions of business 

  • Driver licensing 

  • Dangerous goods 

  • Lifting equipment 

  • Accident procedures 

  • RIDDOR 

Assessment 

Delegates will be required to complete an assessment. On successful completion, they will be issued with a certificate of achievement. 


Course duration

  • 2 days

  • In-company:  maximum 16 delegates


Price

  • For in-company course prices please contact us.

  • This 2-day in-company course can be delivered to bespoke internal systems and procedures. Please contact trainingdevelopments@fta.co.uk for further information.

  • Please notify us of any special requirements or access arrangements at the time of booking.

In-Company Course

This course is in-company only. Enquire today for more details.