ADR

ADR Initial

The drivers of all vehicles (including those with a gross vehicle weight of 3.5 tonnes or less) carrying dangerous goods must have an ADR training certificate.

This course equips drivers with knowledge and understanding so that they are:
– aware of the hazards in the carriage of dangerous goods.
– able to take steps to reduce the likelihood of an incident taking place.
– take all necessary measures for their own safety, that of the public ,and of the environment to limit the effects of any incident that does occur.
– have individual practical experience of the actions they would be expected to take.

This is a 3 ½ day course with exams on the morning of the 4th day.

Course Content

Core
Packages
Class 2  –   Gases
Class 3  –   Flammable Liquids
Class 4  –   Flammable Solids
Class 5  –   Oxidising Substances and Organic Peroxides
Class 6  –   Toxic and Infectious Substances
Class 8  –   Corrosive Substances
Class 9  –   Miscellaneous Substances

Cost: £275.00 + vat & £20 for each exam

Attending this course can also count towards 21 hours Drivers CPC (for an additional £26.25).

ADR Tanks

This add-on course can be taken by candidates who wish to have tanker entitlement on their ADR card. Cost: £140 + vat + £20 exam

You must either:
– be attending an initial course to get your core module and at least one class
– be adding this module to your existing ADR card
– be refreshing your existing ADR entitlement

Tanks – Specific Training

  • This training module covers  only the general requirements  of  ADR.
  • Further specific training is required by the employer regarding specific vehicles, equipment  and specific loads.

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