Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is aimed at individuals who are working as motorcycle/pedal cycle couriers, drivers of vans, rigid vehicles or articulated/draw bar vehicles. It forms both the competence and knowledge components of the Intermediate Apprenticeship in Driving Goods Vehicles.
How long will it take?
The total qualification time (TQT) for this qualification is 290 hours and of this 153 hours are recommended as guided learning (GL).
These include: be able to and know how to prepare the vehicle for driving; be able to and know how to protect the vehicle and the load; be able to and knowhow to operate and monitor the vehicle systems; be able to and know how to manoeuvre the vehicle in restricted spaces; and be able to and know how to obtain information on the collection and/or delivery of loads.
This qualification is assessed by a portfolio of evidence.
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Highfield Products provides some fantastic training materials that we think your learners will love when taking this qualification. Simply visit driving goods vehicles apprenti-kit for full information.