SAFED DRIVER TRAINING COURSE

Safe and Fuel Efficient Driving training

Reducing costs and increasing safety is central to all logistics companies practicing best Freight Best Practice. Our nationally recognised training providers Merlin Academy SAFED course to reduce vehicle accidents, improve road safety, improve driving standards, reduce vehicle operating costs and C02 emissions.
 
The course uses a hybrid approach combining 3.5 hours classroom theory with 3.5 hours on the road tuition, and contributes 7 hours of the statutory 35 hour periodic CPC training.
 
The course is a nationally recognised RTITB, SAFED Safe and fuel efficient driving course.

BENEFITS FOR DRIVERS
  • Reduced personal injury
  • Reduced vehicle damage
  • Increase confidence in vehicle control and driving performance

BENEFITS FOR OPERATORS
  • Reduce fuel spend
  • Increase productivity
  • Improve resale value of fleet
  • Reduce running costs, maintenance and tyres
  • Reducing vehicle and personal injury accidents
  • Potential for reduced insurance premiums

BENEFITS FOR THE ENVIRONMENT
  • Reducing C02 and other harmful emissions
  • Effective risk management

SAFED COURSE OUTLINE
  • Acceleration and cruise control
  • Braking
  • Bridge strikes
  • Clutch control
  • Dangers of speed on urban and rural roads
  • Driver’s attitude
  • Driving position
  • Gear selection and use
  • Junctions
  • Hazard perception
  • Mirror usage
  • Overtaking
  • Pre-shift inspection
  • Rural environments
  • Rural hazards
  • Road markings
  • Road rage
  • Road and weather conditions
  • Roundabouts
  • Steering
  • Speed
  • Traffic and congestion
  • Urban environments
  • Urban hazards
  • Use of signals
  • Vehicle size
  • Vulnerable road users

COURSE DURATION
1 Day - 3.5hrs Classroom theory - 3.5hrs On the road tuition

Enquire now about SAFED TRAINING solutions
+44 (0)1536 533696 or email enquiries@merlinacademy.co.uk
 
 

SAFED DRIVER TRAINING

VENUE: Merlin Training Suites or customer premises
COURSE FEE: Please call to discuss
CALL: 01536 533696 to discuss
  

DRIVER CPC PERIODIC TRAINING

VENUE: Merlin Training Suites
COURSE FEE: Please call to discuss
CALL: 01536 533696 to discuss
  
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