Rev up their game, elevate your LGV teams driving expertise

Improving LGV driving skills can lead to a safer and more efficient driving experience. Developing good communication skills with other drivers and being aware of potential hazards on the road can also make you a more confident and skilled driver. Overall, investing time in improving your teams lorry driving skills can benefit the individual concerned, the teams and others on the road.

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Pick & Mix lessons to create your perfect course

LGV driver knowledge encompasses a wide range of skills and abilities necessary to perform the job professionally and safely. The most important knowledge includes understanding and following traffic laws and safety regulations, navigation and map reading skills, basic mechanical knowledge of the vehicle, load safety and securement procedures, and logbook keeping. Additionally, LGV drivers need to be aware of potential hazards on the road, such as weather conditions, construction zones, and other drivers’ behaviours.

A lorry driver must also be adept at navigating through tight spaces and manoeuvring the vehicle in tight corners. Knowledge of trailer angle and height, blind spots, and reversing techniques are necessary to avoid collisions and accidents. Drivers must be vigilant and alert at all times, and able to react quickly to unexpected situations. In conclusion, lorry driver knowledge is essential for safe and efficient transportation of goods. It includes a combination of practical driving skills and theoretical knowledge, as well as overall awareness of road safety regulations and potential hazards on the job.

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  • Truck Transmission Systems
  • Safe and Fuel Efficient Driving (SAFED Version)
  • Vulnerable Road Users(VRU)
  • Working time Directive and Drivers Hours
  • Mod 4 – Training & Test area (Show me, tell me)

  • Drivers’ Hours and Records
Listed above are just a flavour of lessons that can be pick and mixed to create your perfect course, send us your email address for a full list topics.

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