Applying for an operator licence made easy!

Are you ready to apply for an Operator Licence? 

Then you have come to the right place this course will guide you step by step through making an online application for an operator licence in road haulage.

There is no more spending hundreds of pounds to pay someone to complete an application on your behalf, this course will give you the full details of how to complete the online application yourself and guide you through the process.

Included in this course you will also receive Newspaper Advert Template, Maintenance Contract Template and Transport Manager Hours and Vehicle Management levels.

In addition, we provide email support to answer any questions regarding your application process. 

What Will You Learn?

This course will provide you guide you through the entire process of applying for an operators licence.

You will learn the steps to need to take, the legal requirements, your responsibilities and how to apply. 

You will be guided step-by-step to ensure the application is completed correctly, along with supporting documents and the necessary steps have been taken.

Course curriculum

What will I learn in this course?

  • 1

    Student Support

    • Accessing Student Support

  • 2

    Operator Licencing Information

    • What is O-licensing?

    • Who needs an O-licence?

    • Who issues O-licences?

    • Traffic Commissioners

  • 3

    How to apply for your Operator Licence

    • How to obtain an Operator Licence

    • Lets get started

    • Type of Licence you are applying for

    • Making an application for a Operator Licence - Business Type

    • Making an application for a Operator Licence - Business Details

    • Making an application for Operator Licence - Correspondence address

    • Making an application for Operator Licence - Directors

    • Making an application for Operator Licence - Operating centres and authorisation

    • Making an application for Operator Licence - Transport Manager

    • Making an application for Operator Licence - Vehicles

    • Making an application for Operator Licence - Safety and Compliance

    • Making an application for Operator Licence - Financial History

    • Making an application for Operator Licence - Declarations

  • 4

    Useful Documents & Video Clip

    • Goods vehicle operator Newspaper Template

    • Maintenance Agreement Template

    • Transport Manager Hours

    • HGV Walkaround Checks

Who Would Benefit From This Course?

This course will benefit any person(s) who would like to apply for an operator licence in order to legally run their own transportation business.


Upon completion of this course, you will automatically receive a certificate of completion accredited by NTP Online Learning.

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Why Learn With Us?

  • Everything you need to know

    This course is designed to equip you with the knowledge you need with regards to applying for an operator licence. It's been written and created by transport industry experts and contains all the information you need.

  • Learn when you want to

    You can access the course 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Login and learn whenever you want to. Your progress is saved and upon completion of the course you'll be able to carry out a risk assessment on your organisation.

  • Support when you need it

    All of our online courses come with full support via email and telephone so you will never be stuck and alone. You get course access and full support for 1 year included within the course.

  • Never miss an update

    As an NTP online student you will receive notifications when the course is updated to ensure you are always up to date with the latest legislation and best practises.

  • Affordable and convenient

    We've kept the price of this course low to make it affordable for everyone. The course is set up to allow you to access it whenever you want. You don't have to plan when you learn, just log in when you feel like it and your progress will always be saved.

  • Evidence of training

    Upon completion of the course, you will receive a completion certificate that will act as proof as training for your personal CPD record.

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