Transport Operations Master Class


Course name Transport Operations Master Class
Institution Logistics Learning Alliance
Location Any location
Language English
Contact information

Tel: 0800 1588231

Tel: +44 (0)1530 276590 / 276591

Fax: +44 (0)1530 276593


Course objective

Participants will be able to: Determine the appropriate ‘O’ licence for an operations; Set up internal procedures and controls to ensure the operation meets the ‘O’ licence requirements; Complete the documentation to change an ‘O’ licence; Ensure that vehicles meet Construction and Use regulatory requirements; Set up an appropriate vehicle maintenance system and monitor its effectiveness; Assess whether vehicles are best maintained in house or by a third party; Ensure that vehicles operate within regulatory limits for vehicle weights and axle loadings; Ensure that drives possess the appropriate licence for the vehicle they are driving; Set up a system of management and control to ensure that drives comply with drivers hours regulations; Ensure that the operations complies with the EU Working Time Directive, vehicle speed limits and parking and loading regulations; Segment business activities by type of load, type of work and goods carried; Know how to best manage international road transport operations; Select the best type of vehicles for the operation; Ensure that all necessary customs documentation has been properly completed and permits obtained for loads leaving the depot; Ensure that adequate insurance cover is in force; Ensure that drivers a briefed as to what action to take in the event of an accident; Ensure that procedures are in place to control to supervision of vehicle excise duty; Analyse and assess the IT requirements of the business in respect of the operation of vehicles #; Cost all aspects of the operation taking into account variable, semi fixed and fixed cost items; and Prepare and communicate rates for customers.

Sector Other
General course topics One logistics function in great detail
Specific course topics

Road freight transport and control and Road freight transport operations and administration.

Total time commitment 24
Focus commodity Any or other commodity
Commodities covered Course can be tailored to participants\' context.
Accredited No
Accredited by N/A
Certificate name Not specified
Attendance mode In-person
Attendance description

One trip.

Incentives No
Incentives description

Completion may count towards the Certificate in Logistics and Transport

Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate) 100
Audience Practitioner
Pre-requisites Not Indicated
Course fee $6,377
Course fee description

Includes course classroom instruction and materials. Assumes attendance of up to 12 participants.

Discount available Yes
Discount description

Fee may be negotiated based on company requirements and number of participants. Quoted fee based on 12 participants per course.

Course included in analysis No
Additional comments

This course is only offered face to face upon request by a company or organization.

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