Doorstep Delivery Drivers’ Course

Online course giving delivery drivers a better level of knowledge and skill – to enable them to operate the vehicle safely, whilst also keeping themselves safe and healthy.

Doorstep Delivery Drivers’ Course (Online)

In light of the challenges the country is facing presently, DriveWise have developed a bespoke online course specifically aimed at delivery drivers.

With home deliveries rising rapidly as more people work from home, additional drivers are being recruited to meet the demand. Many of these drivers will have received little training to cope with the demands of driving an unfamiliar vehicle, with added pressures of tight delivery slots and the risk of infection when interacting with the public.

Course Overview

The aim of the course is to give delivery drivers a better level of knowledge and skill – to enable them to operate the vehicle safely, whilst also keeping themselves safe and healthy.

This online course will comprise of an interactive theory session delivered via a video conferencing facility where the DriveWise trainer discusses van related topics aimed at ensuring the driver is better prepared to drive safely and deliver goods with the minimum of risk to themselves or other people.

Subjects include:

  • Observation/concentration
  • Vehicle dimensions
  • Speed limits
  • Stopping distances
  • Low speed manoeuvring
  • Loading
  • Doorstep etiquette
  • Staying safe

Delivery and Duration

The session will be interactive, allowing each person the opportunity to discuss their role and how they might be affected when delivering goods to private and business addresses.

Duration: 

  • 45-60 minutes

Training ratio:

  • up to 10 delegates to 1 trainer

Delivery platform:

  • various including Microsoft Teams, WebEx or Zoom.

Why you should choose DriveWise?

All our courses are engaging, interactive and delivered by trained professionals. By choosing DriveWise, not only are you helping your employees to ensure they become better drivers, you are improving safety for them and all road users, reducing incidents and gaining maximum ROI that will make a real difference to your organisation.

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