Transport Legislation Driver Training - Volvo Trucks

Transport Legislation

A knowledge and understanding of the Transport Industry is a must for any driver. This one day course will give your drivers a comprehensive overview of what is required from them and their employer and will give them vital insight into current and new legislation.

The aim of this course is to provide a more detailed understanding of the transport industry and of the role of the professional driver.
Drivers will learn about their rights and what is required from them and their company. These insights can help to improve the drivers’
working environment and will show them how they can influence their company’s financial results.


  • Reduced stress and fatigue
  • Increased safety and a lower risk of injury
  • Better rapport between your drivers and customers
  • Understanding for drivers of their impact on your business and the environment

Course Content

  • The drivers role – different personalities and customer care
  • The transport industry – structure, insurance, jargon, sectors
  • Transport industry economics – income, cost and trends
  • Transport and the environment – alternative fuels and hybrids
  • Driver hours & working time

Course Details

Course Name: Transport Legislation
Course Reference: CRS 0781
Course Length: 1 day
CPC Hours: 7 hours
Training Method: Classroom
Course Cost: £150.00 per person