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Tachograph Training

This Training Course is necessary for new and experienced drivers, and their supervisors. The course covers rules and regulations on EC Drivers hours and all other issues outlined below, ensuring that your company stay ‘on the right side of the law’

Training will be delivered by one of our Senior instructional staff who are experienced in delivering the subject to a variety of audiences.

Course duration and content is flexible dependent on course delegates needs. As a guideline to cover the legislation thoroughly usually takes up to five hours. 

We would be pleased to discuss the programme further with you to include or exclude any part. 

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Digital Tachograph Course

Programme Outline

Course Introduction & Objectives

EU Drivers Hours Regulations 3820/85

  • Scope of Regulations
  • Definitions
  • Driving Limits
  • Breaks
  • Rest, daily, weekly, split, double manning & ferries
  • Duty periods
  • Emergencies

Introduction to new Digital Tachograph Domestic Regulations

  • Overview
  • Mixed Driving

Drivers Hours & Records Knowledge Test Delivery Methods

  • Novice / Experienced Drivers
  • Visual Aids
  • Knowledge Tests
  • Trainer Resources

EC Record Keeping Regulations 3821/85

  • Scope of regulations
  • Function of Tachograph
  • Calibration & Sealing
  • Chart Issue, Return and Storage
  • Completion of Centre field
  • Tachograph Breakdown
  • Chart Analysis