MINIBUS AWARE

GAIN AN UNDERSTANDING OF PREVENTION AND PROTECTION

AS A MINIBUS DRIVER

 

COURSE OVERVIEW

Having completed this course, the learner is now aware of all aspects of prevention and protection within his/her control as a minibus driver. The learner has been made aware of the importance of his/her health and wellbeing to safety at work and performance. The learner has also been shown how his/her minibus driving style affects the environment. Additionally, the learner has been shown how he/she can implement best practice to protect himself/herself and other road users.

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£125 + VAT 

On completion, the delegate will have covered the following topics:

 

✓ A thorough knowledge of the legal responsibilities of a minibus driver and duty of care

✓ Daily vehicle checks - why and when to conduct them?

✓ Manoeuvering of vehicles including defensive driving techniques

Physical & Mental Health

✓ Smart Motorway Systems and the Red Cross Campaign

✓ Approaches to transporting wheelchair minibus users (including safe use of ramps and tail lifts, wheelchair and passenger restraint equipment, Department for Transport codes of practice on safe carriage of passengers in wheelchairs)
 
 ✓ Department for Transport codes of practice in sale carriage of passengers
 
✓ Hazard Awareness
 
✓ The System of Minibus Vehicle Control
 
✓Effects of alcohol, drugs (inc. Over the Counter and prescribed drugs)
 
✓ Approaches to carrying children
 
✓ Good practice in passenger comfort and assistance
 
✓ Minibus Fire & Evacuation
 
✓ Observational Links Perception - how we see things compared to others
 
✓ Sleep deprivation
 
✓ Professional etiquette
 

BOOK UPCOMING COURSES

19 May
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
21 May
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
22 May
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
23 May
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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WHAT OUR CLIENTS SAY ABOUT US

On an AWARE Series Training Provider

"Having presented NTP with the difficult task of delivering our driver DCPC training on a national level, at various locations, whilst ensuring we met our customers demand, I can confirm with pleasure that they more than met our expectations at every level. A great business partner."

Ian Dumont, The National Recovery Manager, the  AA

On the Smart MotorwaysAWARE Series Course

The course has been developed specifically for roadside rescue and recovery drivers who use the motorway network and has been designed to aid practical, relevant training."

Colin Stevenson, Strategic Partnerships Manager at Highways England

On the Electric Vehicle & HybridAWARE Course

"A massive thanks from myself and the Operations for the way you have adapted these during these unprecendented times and you've still managed to keep them current, engaging and compliant."

Andy Gent, RAC National Recovery Manager, The RAC

On the Electric Vehicle & HybridAWARE Course

"Copart are pleased to be working with NTP to deliver their bespoke Electric Vehicle and HybridAWARE Module to our sub-haul Network to raise H&S standards and awareness."

Karen Ellis, Copart Sub-Haul Network Manager

 

WHAT OUR DELEGATES SAY ABOUT US

 IMI VR Modules (Plus) 1, 2 and 3 

March 2024

 

"The course was excellent. The classroom based learning was very good and held at a good pace. The practical day 2 was really good putting into practice everything learnt. The trainer was excellent, very knowledgeable, approachable and made everyone feel at ease. Really good course"

Mental Health & WellbeingAWARE Course

February 2024

 

"Well presented, clearly concise, better than any CPC in a classroom, very pleasurable."

PublicAWARE Course

February 2024

"Really engaging, interesting and relevant content once again extremely well delivered by the tutor"

 

 

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