The official DSA guide to driving goods vehicles

Author: Driving Standards Agency (Great Britain)

Publisher: The Stationery Office

ISBN: 9780115528996

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 318

View: 3766

This Driving Standards Agency publication contains guidance on the official syllabus and practical test requirements for driving a large goods vehicle (LGV), as well as on driving techniques for different vehicles and conditions, load restraint, EC and UK legal requirements, working time and tachograph regulations, freight transport organisation, dealing with emergencies, new safety checks and minimum test vehicle requirements. This new edition includes information to help prepare for the extended theory and practical tests that link to the introduction of the Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) in September 2009. It supersedes the 7th edition (2005, ISBN 9780115526565).

The Official DSA Guide to Driving Goods Vehicles

Author: Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA)

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780115534096

Category:

Page: 392

View: 5306

This Driving Standards Agency publication contains guidance on the official syllabus and practical test requirements for driving a large goods vehicle (LGV), as well as on driving techniques for different vehicles and conditions, load restraint, EC and UK legal requirements, working time and tachograph regulations, freight transport organisation, dealing with emergencies, new safety checks and minimum test vehicle requirements. This edition includes information to help prepare for the extended theory and practical tests that link to the new Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC)

Driving

The Essential Skills

Author: Driving Standards Agency

Publisher: The Stationery Office

ISBN: 9780115526411

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 366

View: 3221

This book is designed to help drivers acquire the skills needed to improve their driving and keep safe on the road. It contains the latest information including guidance on: driver responsibility, attitude and the law; techniques for driving on motorways, at night and in all-weathers; manoeuvring and defensive driving techniques; basic maintenance, breakdowns and towing; eco-safe driving; avoiding congestion; accidents and emergencies; vehicle security; and driving in Europe.

The Official DSA Guide to Driving Goods Vehicles

Author: Driving Standards Agency

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780115532825

Category: Truck driving

Page: 331

View: 4963

This Driving Standards Agency publication contains guidance on the official syllabus and practical test requirements for driving a large goods vehicle (LGV), as well as on driving techniques for different vehicles and conditions, load restraint, EC and UK legal requirements, working time and tachograph regulations, freight transport organisation, dealing with emergencies, new safety checks and minimum test vehicle requirements. This edition includes information to help prepare for the extended theory and practical tests that link to the new Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC). It supersedes the 8th edition (2007, ISBN 9780115528996).

The Official DSA Theory Test for Drivers of Large Vehicles [PDF]

Author: Driving Standards Agency

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780115532382

Category:

Page: 425

View: 3790

This is the official guide to the multiple choice part of the theory test for drivers of large vehicles, covering large goods vehicles (LGVs) or passenger carrying vehicles (PCVs). It contains all the official LGV and PCV theory test revision questions and answers. Topics covered include: vehicle weights and dimensions; drivers hours and rest periods; braking systems; the drive; carrying passengers; the road; accident handling; vehicle condition; leaving the vehicle; vehicle loading; restricted view; documents; environmental issues; other road users; and traffic signs.

Driving Goods Vehicles

The Official DSA Syllabus

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780115522550

Category: Truck driving

Page: 224

View: 8160

This is a preparatory aid for learners preparing for their driving test. It should cover everything the learner needs to know, from medical requirements, handling techniques, driving skills, environmental impact and regulations.

Driver CPC - the Official DSA Guidefor Professional Goods Vehicle Drivers

Author: Driving Standards Agency

Publisher: Stationery Office Books (TSO)

ISBN: 9780115530012

Category: Truck driving

Page: 81

View: 5266

This new, official book for 2009 is specifically designed to help LGV drivers prepare for their initial Driver Certificate of Professional Competence. (Driver CPC) by focusing on the syllabus of the two new modules: Case Studies and the Practical Demonstration Test. A guide to understanding a driver's work for CPC Modules 2 and 4, this book, from the Driving Standards Agency, provides essential preparation for the new Driver CPC which is being introduced on 10 September 2009. This book complements The Official DSA Guide to Driving Goods Vehicles (ISBN 9780115528996) which provides all the detailed information required by drivers to obtain and retain their Driver CPC qualification.

The Official DVSA Theory Test for Car Drivers

Author: Driver And Vehicle Standards Agency (Dvsa)

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780115534195

Category:

Page: 512

View: 8537

This publication is the official theory test book for car drivers, compiled by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency. It contains multiple choice questions from the whole theory test question bank, with answers and explanations, dealing with topics such as: alertness and attitude, vehicle safety and handling, safety margins, hazard awareness, vulnerable road users, motorway rules and rules of the road, road and traffic signs, documents, accidents, and vehicle loading.

The Official DSA Guide to Learning to Ride

Author: Driving Standards Agency

Publisher: The Stationery Office

ISBN: 9780115532542

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 131

View: 9957

The official guide which explains the standards required to complete the Compulsory Basic Training (CBT) course and pass the practical motorcycle test. Good preparation will make it more likely to achieve a pass first time whilst also improving skills for the future.

The Professional LGV Driver's Handbook

A Complete Guide to the Driver CPC

Author: David Lowe

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 0749455713

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 288

View: 5436

From 2009 all LGV drivers will need to acquire the new EU driver CPC in addition to a LGV driver licence.This book is the ultimate LGV training manual for any professional driver or transport manager, as it covers all areas a driver will need to know and understand in order to gain the licences necessary to drive a LGV vehicle. Not only does the book deliver the essential information to ensure drivers gain these licences, but it also provides a complete guide to driving safely, professionally and legally. Including information on; driving skills, health and safety, law, how to deal with paperwork, use of tachographs and driving abroad. The Professional LGV Driver's Handbook is the ultimate resource for anyone training to drive a LGV vehicle, as well as being an indispensible reference for experienced drivers and managers.

The official DSA guide to driving

the essential skills

Author: Driving Standards Agency

Publisher: The Stationery Office

ISBN: 9780115531347

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 376

View: 7506

This new edition has been updated to include details on independent driving (which is being introduced into the practical driving test from October 2010), additional information on emergency diversions and travelling through road works, and advice on overtaking slow-moving vehicles, plus other key revisions. The Official DSA Guide to Driving - the essential skills, together with The Official Highway Code and Know Your Traffic Signs, provides the source material for learner car driver and driving instructor theory tests, being referenced throughout with the latest official DSA theory test titles for car drivers.

The Official DVSA Theory Test for Drivers of Large Vehicles Pack

Author: Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780115533204

Category:

Page: N.A

View: 3681

This is the official guide to the multiple choice part of the theory test for drivers of large vehicles, covering large goods vehicles (LGVs) or passenger carrying vehicles (PCVs). It contains all the official LGV and PCV theory test revision questions and answers. Topics covered include: vehicle weights and dimensions; drivers hours and rest periods; braking systems; the drive; carrying passengers; the road; accident handling; vehicle condition; leaving the vehicle; vehicle loading; restricted view; documents; environmental issues; other road users; and traffic signs. The hazard perception DVD demonstrates how to recognise and respond to hazards, with ten official DSA practice interactive video clips.

The Official DSA Guide to Learning to Ride

Author: Driving Standards Agency (Great Britain)

Publisher: TSO

ISBN: 9780115530562

Category: Motorcycle test

Page: 126

View: 9451

The only official guide which explains the standards required to complete the CBT course and pass the new practical motorcycle test being introduced on 27 April 2009. Good preparation will make it more likely to achieve a pass first time whilst also improving skills for the future. Key features: includes information about the new modular practical test to be introduced on 27 April 2009; detailed information on all five CBT elements and a CBT record to complete; provides simple, clear advice on the motorcycle practical test requirements.

The official highway code

Author: Driving Standards Agency (Great Britain)

Publisher: The Stationery Office

ISBN: 9780115528149

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 145

View: 3675

For over 75 years The Highway Code has been the official guide to using the roads safely and legally. It is important that all road users - drivers, motorcyclists, cyclists, horse riders and pedestrians - are aware of the latest rules and advice contained in this new edition. On average, nine people are killed and around 80 are seriously injured in road collisions every day in Britain, so road safety could be greatly improved by following the advice in The Highway Code.

Know Your Traffic Signs

Author: N.A

Publisher: The Stationery Office

ISBN: 9780115516122

Category: Traffic signs and signals

Page: 98

View: 6558

Know Your Traffic Signs

The Official DSA Guide to Tractor and Specialist Vehicle Driving Tests

Author: Driving Standards Agency

Publisher: TSO

ISBN: 9780115532528

Category: Automobile drivers' tests

Page: 82

View: 9766

Specialist or unusual vehicles covered by this book include tractors, three-wheeled cars, trikes, road rollers, track-laying vehicles, mowing machines and pedestrian-controlled vehicles. It includes guidance on: what to do before the test; test requirements; different categories of vehicle; skills required; faults to avoid; large, heavy and slow vehicles

Driver CPC

the official DSA guide for professional bus and coach drivers

Author: Driving Standards Agency

Publisher: The Stationery Office

ISBN: 9780115531644

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 84

View: 3619

This official guide from the Driving Standards Agency is specifically designed to help bus and coach drivers prepare for their initial Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC). It focuses on the syllabus of two new modules: case studies (part two of the CPC test) and the practical demonstration test (part four of the CPC test). This new edition has been updated to include additional information on periodic training and ecosafe driving. This official guide has been prepared in close consultation with a working group of industry experts and experienced PCV trainers from GoSkills, First Group, Arriva and East London Bus Group, so it is up-to-date with current industry thinking.

The official DSA theory test for drivers of large vehicles

Author: Driving Standards Agency

Publisher: The Stationery Office

ISBN: 9780115531897

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 425

View: 8857

This is the official guide to the multiple choice part of the theory test for drivers of large vehicles, covering large goods vehicles (LGVs) or passenger carrying vehicles (PCVs). It contains all the official LGV and PCV theory test revision questions and answers. Topics covered include: vehicle weights and dimensions; drivers hours and rest periods; braking systems; the drive; carrying passengers; the road; accident handling; vehicle condition; leaving the vehicle; vehicle loading; restricted view; documents; environmental issues; other road users; and traffic signs.

The official DSA guide to driving buses and coaches

Author: Driving Standards Agency (Great Britain)

Publisher: The Stationery Office

ISBN: 9780115529009

Category: Bus driving

Page: 344

View: 955

Supersedes 7th edition (2005, ISBN 9780115526572)

The Official Guide to Tractor and Specialist Vehicle Driving Tests

Author: Driving Standards Agency (Great Britain)

Publisher: The Stationery Office

ISBN: 9780115523137

Category: Tractor driving

Page: 80

View: 8562

Specialist or unusual vehicles covered by this book include tractors, three-wheeled cars, trikes, road rollers, track-laying vehicles, mowing machines and pedestrian-controlled vehicles. It includes guidance on: what to do before the test; test requirements; different categories of vehicle; skills required; faults to avoid; large, heavy and slow vehicles