Driver CPC Module J (V1.9.QT)

Professional Driver (Driver CPC)

Duration: 1/2 Day (3.5 hours Driver CPC)

Entry Requirements:

Candidates must hold any of the below licences:

C1, C1E, C, CE, D1, D


On completion of this course candidates will understand the importance of professional behavior in protecting and enhancing a company’s image, and also refresh their understanding of drivers hours and working time regulations; vehicle check refresher; and route planning including techniques for accurate assessment of journey times. This module concludes with a group exercise to test knowledge.


  • Working Time Directive
  • Outline of EU Regulations and where to find important information (VOSA GV262)
  • Vehicles exempt from EU regulations
  • Transport operations exempt from EU regulations (derogations)
  • Activity modes and their correct use
  • Daily, weekly and fortnightly driving limits
  • Breaks, rest and split daily rest
  • Reduced daily rest
  • Rules covering multi-manning
  • Weekly rest
  • Explanation and definition of travelling time
  • How to record interruptions of daily rest during ferry journeys
  • GB domestic rules
  • NI domestic rules
  • Explanation of UTC time
  • The procedure for logging-in
  • Standard display
  • In-motion data display
  • Stationary data display
  • Detailed explanation of the procedure for making manual entries
  • Correct use of the mode switch
  • Recording activity
  • Menu structure
  • Making a print out
  • Using the ‘out-of-scope’ function
  • Setting the tachograph to ‘ferry’ mode
  • Adjusting local time
  • Adjusting UTC time
  • Messages
  • Log-out procedure
  • Print roll replacement
  • Explanation of the layout and structure of print works
  • Mixed tachograph work
  • Vehicle checks
  • Load security
  • Journey planning
  • Telematics
  • Satelite navigation
  • Computerised vehicle routing and scheduling
  • Test your knowledge

Note: This course can count 7 hours towards the 35 hours needed for Driver CPC periodic training when combined with another 3.5 hour module.

Please contact us for details of available dates