Level 1 Safe Loading For HGV Drivers Certificate of Completion

An online study course providing HGV drivers with a clear understanding of how to safely secure a load and the importance of knowing the maximum payload and maximum axle weights.

The course starts when you want it to, buy now and get instant access to start learning straight away.

A online course for professional HGV drivers to gain an understanding of safe loading procedures.

Whether you are an employer, self-employed, or employed you need to be sure that the weight of the load that you are transporting does not exceed the maximum payload.

What Will You Learn In This Course?

A poorly secured load on a vehicle taken out onto a public highway could have devastating consequences for a driver, employer and innocent members of the public. 

The course outlines how to safely secure your load, how to understand and correctly secure your load and how to calculate the maximum weight per axle to ensure that your vehicle and trailer is not overloaded.

The course is aimed at self-employed drivers, your employed drivers, agency drivers and owner-drivers. 

We cover all of the topics below within the course.

Principles of Load Safety

Load Restraint Requirements

Load Securing Equipment 

Vehicle Weights

Vehicle Dimensions

Risk Management

How This Course Will Benefit You

This course will be a benefit if you are a professional HGV driver and you would like to explore and understand your responsibilities regarding the safety of loads. This course is aimed at both self-employed drivers, employed drivers, agency drivers and owner-drivers.

Everything that's included with our online course:

All our students get access to these amazing benefits

  • Instant 12 Months access to the full online, interactive course

  • Access the course 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

  • Access the course from any device with an internet connection

  • Full tutor support via telephone, email, live chat for 12 months

  • Level 1 Certificate of Completion Included upon completing the course.

  • Study when you want to and log in as many times as you want to for 12 months.


Gain a Level 2 Certificate of Competence

Upon successfully completing this course, you will receive a certificate of competence accredited by NTP Online Learning Ltd. In order to be awarded the certificate, you must pass the course by passing the assessments contained within the course.

Course Access for Multiple People

If you are a company that would like to purchase course access for more than one person please use the live chat to contact us or call our team on 01406 424500 to place your order.

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