Coupling / Un-Coupling Course

Every year it is estimated that at least 50 people are killed and over 5000 are injured in accidents involving workplace transport. The Coupling/Un-Coupling course has been designed to make candidates aware of the importance of safe vehicle to trailer operations. It has been written IAW guidelines set out by the Health and Safety Executive and other industry bodies.

Course Duration

1/2 to 1 day

Course Dates

Contact the office (01449 722400)

Examination Date

On day of Training


Customer Site

Course Content

The course includes both theory and practical evolution’s, areas covered include:


Truck and Trailer Braking Systems

Associated Equipment

Maintenance – Daily checks

Safe Systems of Work

Loading / unloading

Work Environment

Work Area Hazards