Driver Assessor Training

Training in house Driving Assessors is a cost-effective way to provide assessments and coaching for your drivers.  We provide assessor training for Category B, C1, C, CE, D1 licence holders.

Assessors can be trained to provide assessment and corrective coaching to drivers of large vehicles over 3500kgs or Mini Buses.

Assessors can be trained to provide assessments in small veheicles under 3500kgs.  To provide corrective coaching in this category, assessors must be ADI registered instructors.

The standard of your drivers can make a difference to your whole operation.  Driving assessments can take place prior to employment, periodically, or following an incident.

**Please note – some others suppliers DO NOT include corrective coaching in their assessor courses**

  • Completion of assessment report
  • Driver engagement
  • Question Techniques
  • Driver vehicle checks
  • Vehicle use – including Coupling and Uncoupling where applicable
  • Driving position
  • Steering
  • Acceleration
  • Braking
  • Gears/Clutch
  • Hazard perception
  • Speed
  • Lane discipline
  • Junctions/roundabouts
  • Vehicle sympathy
  • Fuel efficiency
  • Safe driving
  • Assessment route planning
  • How to provide corrective coaching

Training is provided on a 1 to 1 basis over 3 days or a 2 to 1 basis over 5 days if seating allows, using your companies vehicle.  Delegates can be trained to asses in vehicles up to the category of licence they personally hold. 

Cat B, cars, vans, pick ups up to 3500kg

Cat C (rigid) to assess drivers in vehicles up to the same size.

Cat C+E would be able to assess on all size vehicles over 3500kgs

Cat D1, minibus up to 16 passenger seats

Assessors will be trained by our Teacher qualified, NRI registered LGV Driving Instructors.

If you would like to discuss what Operator and Driver Support Services can do to support your road transport business, contact us today.

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