Safe Loading For HGV Drivers Level 1 Certificate Of Completion

Our online interactive course provides HGV drivers with the information they need to gain the knowledge and skills required when it comes to safe loading of vehicles.

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 to professional HGV drivers to ensure they understand their responsibilities regarding the safety of loads. Employers can use this course for professional continuous development for their HGV drivers. Individuals can also use this course for CPD.

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, the student must pass the course by passing the competence assessments contained within the course.

Course Access for Multiple People

Placing an order for access for 5 or more people is very easy, you can either give us a call on 01406 424500 or click on the place an order button below. You can pay via invoice and once paid we will give you instant access to the course.  

If you have less than 5 people the quickest way to enrol is to sign each person up online using a unique email address for each person and the same company name.

Please note you will receive a full receipted VAT invoice within 48 hours of making an online purchase.

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