Consultancy Services

Transport Manager Services

 

SpediteurA small or medium sized company cannot afford a full-time Transport Manager and sometimes do not understand the role and responsibilities of a Transport Manager.
If you operate a vehicle over 3,500 kg (3.5 tonnes) or 9+ Passenger seats you are required by law to have an Operators’ Licence (O’ Licence), which means by default that you need a qualified CPC Transport Manager.

Different to running your day to day operations activities, a Transport Manager is required to ensure you are operating legally and within the requirements of your Operators License and the rules and regulations set out by The Department of Transport regulated by Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA).

If you’re purchasing your first vehicle you will need an Operators’ Licence and this means you need a qualified CPC holder, which is in effect a Transport Manager.

CPC Holder Provision

We can act as your interim or permanent CPC holder or Transport Manager.  Due to the duties involved and the requirements of legislation, I can only undertake this role for a limited number of companies so please contact me for more information.

Advice and assistance for prospective new operators on becoming a licensed transport contractor, own account operator or owner driver from before application, including the necessary forms and paperwork, through to acquiring a licence and beyond.  I can help with all levels of licence, restricted, standard national or standard international.

Working Time Directive (WTD)

A compliant WTD system is essential, particularly now that DVSA and the Traffic Commissioners are taking action against non compliance.  We can set this up for you to ensure you have a simply easy to use management system.

Drivers Hours

We can provide training and comprehensive guides to ensure you know the rule and monitor this on a weekly or monthly basis.

Digital Tachographs

We can provide training and develop a management system to ensure you are operating legally and economically.

Driver Licence Verification Service

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Our services will assist with compliance to current legislation with particular reference to S.87 (2) of the Road Traffic Act 1988 and the recommendations of the Health & Safety at Work Guidelines ‘Driving at Work – Managing Work-Related Road Safety’.

Our Driver’s Licence Verification service has been developed to the highest standard. We are associated with ‘Licence Bureau Ltd’. We are working together with Licence Bureau. We can organise checks on your Driver’s Driving Licence and keep your business with compliance to current legislation.