Volvo FH Safty Systems Driver Training Course

Volvo Safety Systems

Volvo’s commitment to safety is unquestionable, our trucks are known for being the safest vehicles on the road and many of our vehicles are now fitted with latest safety equipment to help prevent any unexpected situations.

Your drivers and vehicles are an essential part of your business and this unique safety course will help ensure that they are confident, protected and most importantly safe behind the wheel.

Many Volvo trucks are now fitted with a range of safety systems as standard. The aim of this course is to help your drivers get the best from their vehicles, helping to ensure the most efficient and safe drivers.

The course will guide your drivers through a comprehensive list of safety checks, and with the help of an experienced trainer will cover practical skills and knowledge necessary for the day-to-day operation of the safety systems fitted in Volvo trucks.


  • Better utilisation of the vehicle
  • Increased safety and a lower risk of injury
  • Reduced stress and fatigue
  • Lower costs for damaged or lost goods and vehicle damage

Course Content

  • An external walk round of the vehicle
  • An internal introduction to the vehicle
  • An introduction to all the instruments and controls
  • Seatbelts & SRS Airbag
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Lane Keeping and Lane Changing Support (LKS & LCS)
  • Cornering lights
  • Electronic Stability Program (ESP) and Electronically controlled Brake System (EBS)
  • Driver support systems

Course Details

Course Name: Volvo Safety Systems
Course Reference: CRS 0785
Course Length: 1 day
CPC Hours: 7 hours
Training Method: Classroom/Truck
Course Cost: £400.00 per person

Important: The driving part of this event is conducted in a fully freighted
articulated truck with Digital Tachograph therefore all delegates participating
in this training event will be expected to produce the relevant C+E licence &
Digital Tachograph Card before being allowed to drive our vehicles.