Fleet Manager Compliance Awareness

About the Course

Provides an overview of the road haulage operator licensing system, in particular highlighting employers’ and drivers’ responsibilities. It also focuses on areas of legislation that directly affect the operator licence obligations, such as drivers’ hour’s rules and the safety of loads on vehicles. 

The course is for managers and supervisors involved with transport operations in the private and public sector. It is a classroom-based course, suitable for a maximum of 16 delegates.  

Duration: 1 day
Dates: TBC
Fee: €250.00

For more information:

CONTACT EILEEN 01 676 3188 or eileen@cilt.ie 

Course Content

  • Develop knowledge of road transport law specifically the legal framework surrounding the operator licensing system
  • Demonstrate the importance of road safety legislation. This includes highlighting the powers of the enforcement agencies such as the Minister, the RSA, the HSA and the penalties for non-compliance both for the vehicle operator and/or driver

Benefits of the Fleet Manager Compliance Awareness Course

On completion participants will be able to: 

  • Understand the fundamentals of the road haulage operator licensing system and Commercial Vehicle Roadworthiness Act 2012.
  • Appreciate the powers of the enforcement authorities and the Minister. 
  • Distinguish the main features of drivers’ hours laws.
  • Express the difference between driver licence categories.
  • Appreciate the general principles of safe loading of vehicles.
  • Help ensure compliance with transport legislation and general road safety compliance.
  • Feel more confident discussing road transport legislation with driving staff. 


Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport Certificate of Completion