M13 – Drivers’ Responsibilities, Disability & Equality Awareness

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Who Should Attend

  • Drivers with “acquired rights” (sometimes known as “grandfather rights”) who passed their test before September 2008 (PSV).

  • Drivers who need to acquire 7 hours towards their 35 hours of periodic training.

Course Aim

To provide candidates with a thorough understanding of the responsibilities of a driver including health issues that are common to the professional driver. Candidates will also gain a knowledge of disability & equality awareness including legislation and how to deal with situations that could arise.

Training Methods

A proportion of hands-on demonstrations and practical exercises, supplemented with classroom based tutorials.

Driver CPC Approved

Yes – 7 Hours (course M13)



Cardiff, Swansea, Client Site.

Additional Information

Delegates attending this course must have a valid licence for the categories they drive & must present a driving licence when attending the course.
COTS are fully approved by JAUPT to deliver Driver CPC periodic training.


Course content

  • Drivers health

  • Drivers behaviour and attitude

  • Defensive driving

  • Company image

  • Bus and coach accessibility and the public service vehicle accessibility regulations 2000

  • Compliance & monitoring by enforcement bodies e.g HSE, DVSA

  • Duties of staff & conductors

  • Mobility aids including wheel chairs & scooters

  • Other disabilities including the use of guide dogs


For course dates and prices, contact us today on 01792 587250