This subject is delivered either as a 3.5-hour module or as a stand-alone 7-hour course.
All subject matter is derived from the Department of Transport and EU guidance on the safe loading of goods vehicles and is consistent with current legislation.
Operator and Driver Responsibilities
Principles of Load Safety
The requirements of Load Restraint
Prior to loading & the Load Restraint System
Methods of Load Restraint
Roadside Stops – the process and outcomes
The 7 hour course includes detailed information on specific load restraint systems and methods for a variety of load types together with a detailed section on the prevention of bridge strikes as set out by Network Rail.