The National Logistics Academy

Transport Management Refresher

A 2-day course providing continuing professional development for transport managers and can now be accessed as a distance learning programme.

It is requirement under the O Licence regulations that transport managers are able to demonstrate continuous professional development and ensure O Licence compliance.

This course has been designed for those who have previously qualified in Transport Management CPC - Road Freight and need to update their skills and knowledge or for other managers or supervisors / traffic clerks who regularly interface with drivers and require an understanding of current O licence regulations and laws.

The course gives manager the knowledge and tools to ensure they are up-to-date with all the latest in road transport legislation. It also covers the latest guidance from the Traffic Commissioners. 

The course will refresh some of the key subject areas covered by the Road Freight CPC programme that are vital to ensuring a complaint road transport operation. It will also cover current best practices.

Topics covered:

  • Operator licensing
  • Driver CPC
  • Driver licensing
  • Drivers’ hours and the Working Time Directive
  • Operator Compliance Risk Score (OCRS) and enforcement issues
  • Management of tachograph records
  • Maintenance systems and procedures

Virtual learning:

This programme can be completed virtually. Learning sessions can be accessed through our virtual classrooms, where collaborative tasks can still be completed as if you're in the same room as other learners! The benefits of distance learning mean you can study at your pace, under the guidance of our tutors who will provide all relevant learning materials and guide you through the online resources.