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TRAINING

RTI Training provides courses for the Road Transport Industry.

Each course is approved by the relevant accreditation body.

Each trainer comes from a recognised industry background.

ADR - INITIAL

Go to ADR Initial page

Who needs an ADR Certificate?
Everyone driving vehicles carrying "in scope" dangerous goods on domestic or international roads must have in their possession a current ADR Certificate which is valid for the dangerous classes being carried and the type of vehicle being driven.

The ADR Certificate can be obtained by attending a Department for Transport approved ADR Initial training and passing SQA examinations.

There are 9 UN Classes of dangerous goods and the ADR qualification can be "In tanks" or "Other than in Tanks".

ADR – REFRESHER

Go to ADR Refresher page

Who needs an ADR Refresher?
Drivers of vehicles carrying dangerous goods who hold a Vocational Training Certificate (VTC) that is due to expire. Department for Transport approved ADR Refresher training and passing SQA examinations.

This process must be undertaken at least six weeks prior to the expiry date of the VTC.

CPC - ROAD HAULAGE

Go to CPC Road Haulage page

Who needs a CPC qualification?
Every Road Haulage Company operating vehicles (with some exceptions) must hold an "Operator’s licence".

One condition is to have someone with a "Certificate of Professional Competence" qualification in Road Haulage. This can be someone employed by the Company or from "outside".

There are changes in 2012. The syllabus for passing the OCR examinations will change in 2012 and the number of companies and vehicles a non employee can cover will be restricted.

CPC – PASSENGER TRANSPORT

Go to CPC Passenger Transport page

Who needs a CPC qualification?
Every Passenger Transport Company operating vehicles (with some exceptions) must hold an "Operator’s licence".

One condition is to have someone with a "Certificate of Professional Competence" qualification in Passenger Transport. This can be someone employed by the Company or from "outside".

There are changes in 2012. The syllabus for passing the OCR examinations will change in 2012 and the number of companies and vehicles a non employee can cover will be restricted.

DRIVER CPC

Go to Driver CPC page

Who needs a Driver CPC qualification?
Every driver who wants to drive professionally will need to have a Driver Qualification Card in their possession.

Passenger Transport drivers, who held a Vocational Driving entitlement before September 2008, have been given 5 years to gain 35 hours Periodic training.
Once they have carried out 35 hours of JAUPT approved training, they will be able drive professionally after September 2013.

Road Haulage drivers, who held a Vocational Driving entitlement before September 2009, have been given 5 years to gain 35 hours Periodic training.
Once they have carried out 35 hours of JAUPT approved training, they will be able drive professionally after September 2014.

Each course is designed to ensure Companies and drivers benefit from attending our courses.

Each course is designed to ensure the Company’s procedures are incorporated whenever relevant.

DGSA

Go to DGSA page

Who needs a DGSA qualified person?
Every Road Haulage Company carrying "in scope" dangerous goods must appoint a qualified Dangerous Goods Safety Adviser.

This can be someone employed by the Company or from "outside".

Their qualification must be relevant to the type of dangerous goods being carried and the mode of transport.

DANGEROUS GOODS AWARENESS

Go to Dangerous Goods Awareness page

Who needs Dangerous Goods Awareness training?
Everyone involved in the carriage of dangerous goods needs to show that they have attended a Dangerous Goods Awareness Course and have reached a level of competence.

Some drivers may only need this course if they are carrying less than "Limited Quantities" or less than "Load Threshold" if carrying dangerous goods in packages.

RTI Training uses standard courses but we make sure we fit the content to your operational needs.

We normally carry out these courses on your premises and bring our own equipment.

OTHER COURSES

Go to Other Courses page

If you have a need for a course relating to the Road Transport Industry, whether its Road Haulage or Passenger Transport, talk to us or email us.

We pride ourselves on reliability at a fair price

BESPOKE COURSES

Go to Bespoke Courses page

We have our standard courses but we can adapt some of our courses to suit your procedures or particular needs.

We can train your employees on your premises even weekends at no extra charge.

We train you gain

Terms and Conditions for RTI Training Ltd
 
General
1. Cancellation Courses which have a confirmed booking date within 10 working days prior to the start date of a course will not be refunded. If the invoice is still outstanding at the time of a cancellation full payment will remain outstanding and the invoice will be liable for payment. Any cancellations made prior to the 10 working days will result in a 20% administration charge and any non refundable examination fees will be liable for payment.

2. Payment All course fees must be paid within 14 working days from the date of invoice or 7 working days before the course start date (whichever is the sooner). All course fees must be paid prior to commencement of the course unless other arrangements have been mutually agreed with RTI Training Ltd. Non-payment of course fees will result in delegates not being entitled to sit the examinations. All cheques should be made payable to RTI Training Ltd.

3. Examination Fees Exam fees will be subject to change. In the unlikely event that the price of a course or service has been incorrectly advertised, we will contact you by e-mail, telephone or in writing to inform you of this.

4. All courses will be carried out in accordance with the current regulations. Please note that courses count as part of drivers’ hours and drivers attending courses must comply with the requirements stated in Drivers Hours’ Regulations.

5. On the first day of the course all delegates must bring with them some form of photo ID (photocard driving licence, passport etc.)

6. RTI Training does not accept any responsibility for any errors or omissions in handouts and course notes. However, these are reviewed and updated on a regular basis to reflect changes in legislation and Codes of Practice.

7. Should there be any variations to the booking, course date, time of attendance etc., made by RTI Training, we will notify customers in good time. RTI Training will make every effort to ensure that the original joining instructions are fulfilled. In the event of course/delegate cancellation made by RTI Training, every attempt will be made for the delegate to attend the next available course. All incidents and actions, including any money refunds, are dealt with promptly and fairly by RTI Training.

8. Whilst on RTI Training’s premises, delegates must ensure that all site rules are observed.

9. RTI Training’s Safety Policy, legal obligations under the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 and any other relevant provisions must be observed.
 
ADR Refresher Courses  
Delegates may only attend refresh modules that are currently held on their existing ADR certificate.
Current ADR certificates must be brought in with delegates on the first day of the course attendance.
An ADR refresher course must be taken within a period of no more than 12 months and no less than 6 weeks to the driver’s ADR expiry date. The new ADR certificate will be valid for a further 5 years from the original expiry date.
Under exceptional circumstances RTI Training may be able to arrange for the urgent process of ADR certificates should the driver’s ADR have less than 6 weeks until the expiry date.
 
CPC  
When booking for CPC examinations delegates must provide their full name and date of birth as written on their passport.
 
DGSA  
It is the responsibility of the individual delegate to book the exams with the examining body (currently SQA) before the closing date unless prior arrangements have been made between the delegate and RTI Training.
 

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