This training course will be delivered remotely.
Raise level of competence and understanding in relation to the principles of the safe loading of vehicles.
Objectives: Candidates will be able to
• Discuss the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) Load Safety Guidance Document • Understand the principles of safe loading • Discuss different types of load restraints and systems • Demonstrate the use of a ratchet strap, chain tensioner or extension bar • Discuss the importance of correct weight distribution • Be able to convert different vehicle heights (feet and inches to metres)
This course will cover topics that include:
The Law, DVSA Load Safety Guidance Document, DVSA Enforcement Matrix, Types of Vehicles, Types of Loads, Types of Restraint Systems Practical elements include: Practice the use of webbing strap, chain tensioner and extension bar.
Duration: 3.5 hours