Safe Urban Driving

Safe Urban Driving

Safe Urban Driving

Meg Training Solutions, Safe Urban Driver CPC is aimed at all professional drivers, whether you are new to the industry or have a mile or two under your wheels this module is aimed at gaining a first-hand experience of how a cyclist interacts with traffic. This module also meets the training standard for FORS Silver (Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme).

The training is aimed to enable a driver to appreciate how and why city roads are changing to accommodate active travel, such as walking and cycling.
Identify the most vulnerable road users and how they interact with traffic.
Understand how to share the road safely with others through applying defensive driving techniques.
Be aware of the use and limitations of supplementary vehicle safety equipment and how to maintain its effectiveness.
Gain first-hand experience of being a vulnerable road user, through on cycle hazard awareness, and recognise why cyclists behave the way they do.

Course Content:

Duration: 3.5 hour module (Theory Module)

Course Introduction
Changing streetscape
Identifying vulnerable road users
Sharing the roads

Duration: 3.5 hour module (Exchanging places)

Introduction to active travel
Hazard awareness & cyclist behaviour
Summery & evaluation

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