Beginner Truck Driving Techniques – 5 Day Course

Innovative Learning Solutions’ Beginner Truck Driving Techniques Course is suited for Code 14 truck drivers who have less than 500-hours’ driving experience.

Requirements:

  • Code 14 license
  • Professional Driving Permit (PDP)
  • Identity Document (ID)
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)

PRICE: R5,900 including accommodation and meals.

PRICE: R4,900 excluding accommodation.

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Course Outline:

PRACTICAL (30 hours)

  1. Pre-trip inspection
  2. Economical driving
  3. Correct tyre pressure and maintenance
  4. Personal Protective Equipment
  5. Steering techniques
  6. Driving in wet conditions
  7. Loading / Strapping a vehicle
  8. Forward driving to practice steering techniques / wet condition driving
  9. Testing straight reverse

THEORY

  1. Pre-trip inspection
  2. Economical driving
  3. Correct tyre pressure and maintenance
  4. Personal Protective Equipment
  5. Steering techniques
  6. HG Vehicle brakes
  7. Loading / Strapping a vehicle
  8. Straight reverse
  9. Driving in wet conditions
  10. Alley docking
  11. Coupling De-Coupling

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Intermediate Truck Driving Techniques – 5 Day Course

Innovative Learning Solutions’ Intermediate Truck Driving Techniques course is suited for Code 14 truck drivers with a minimum of 4 to 5 years’ driving experience and a minimum of 10,000 driving hours.

Requirements:

  • Code 14 license
  • Professional Driving Permit (PDP)
  • Identity Document (ID)
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • A test will be performed to ensure at least straight reverse with the Superlink truck is sufficient.  If not, the candidate will not be allowed to continue with intermediate course but will get the opportunity to move to the Beginner Truck Driving Techniques course with cost reduction.

PRICE: R6,900 including accommodation and meals.

PRICE: R5,900 excluding accommodation.

Course Outline

PRACTICAL (30 hours)

  1. Driving in wet conditions
  2. Driving the 8 formation
  3. Testing straight reverse

THEORY

  1. Pre-trip inspection
  2. Economical driving
  3. Correct tyre pressure and maintenance
  4. Personal Protective Equipment
  5. Steering techniques
  6. HG Vehicle brakes
  7. Loading / Strapping a vehicle
  8. Straight reverse
  9. Driving in wet conditions
  10. Alley docking
  11. Coupling De-Coupling

Advanced Truck Driving Techniques – 5 Day Course

Innovative Learning Solutions’ Advance Truck Driving Techniques course is suited for Code 14 drivers with a minimum of 5 to 7 years’ driving experience and a minimum of 20,000 driving hours.

Requirements:

  • Code 14 license
  • Professional Driving Permit (PDP)
  • Identity Document (ID)
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • A test will be performed to ensure at least straight reverse with the Superlink truck is sufficient.  If not, the candidate will not be allowed to continue with advance course but will get the opportunity to move to the Beginner Driving Techniques course with cost reduction.

PRICE: R7,900 including accommodation and meals.

PRICE: R6,900 excluding accommodation.

Course Outline

PRACTICAL (30 hours)

  1. Driving in wet conditions
  2. Driving the 8 formation
  3. Alley docking
  4. Driving on the road and exercise gear changing

THEORY

  1. Pre-trip inspection
  2. Economical driving
  3. Correct tyre pressure and maintenance
  4. Personal Protective Equipment
  5. Steering techniques
  6. HG Vehicle brakes
  7. Loading / Strapping a vehicle
  8. Straight reverse
  9. Driving in wet conditions
  10. Alley docking
  11. Coupling De-Coupling

It is the possession of these skills
that explicitly sets our drivers apart

Introduction To Advanced Truck Driving Techniques – 2 Day Course

(depending on size of class the time can reduce. If less than 5 the class will be 1 day)

Innovative Learning Solutions’ Introduction to Advanced Truck Driving Techniques is suited for both novice and experienced truck drivers who may be expected to conduct a pre-trip inspection, coupling (hook) or uncoupling (off hook) a trailer and loading a vehicle combination.

The purpose of the course is to ensure that truck drivers who recently obtained a Code 14 license will gain the necessary hands on experience combining both theory and actual practical driving. In addition, a refresher course for experienced drivers who require more practical experience in a truck.

Requirements:

  • Code 14 license
  • Professional Driving Permit (PDP)
  • Identity Document (ID)
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)

PRICE: R1,600 including 1 nights’ accommodation

PRICE: R1,400 excluding accommodation.

Course Outline:

PRACTICAL

  1. Straight reverse
  2. Alley docking

THEORY

    1. Pre-trip inspection
    2. Straight reverse
    3. Alley docking
    4. Steering techniques
    5. Driving in wet conditions
    6. Coupling De-Coupling
    7. Economical driving
    8. HG Vehicle brakes
    9. Correct tyre pressure and maintenance
    10. Loading / Strapping a vehicle
    11. Personal Protective Equipment

Side Tipper Theory Course – 1 Day Course

Focusing on understanding the operations of the specific truck.

Requirements:

  • Straight reverse, on and off load
  • Getting stuck when loading
  • Travelling on the open road

PRICE: R1,500 including lunch

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Truck Driver Verification, Authentication, Competency Certification (D-VACC) Course – 1 Day Course

Innovative Learning Solutions’ D-VACC course aims to equip Code 14 truck drivers with the relevant and required verification to add to their CV’s, putting them one step ahead of the pack.

Requirements:

  • Code 14 license
  • Professional Driving Permit (PDP)
  • Identity Document (ID)
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)

PRICE: R1,500 including lunch

Course Includes:

  1. Medical fitness certificate (include general examination, lung function test, audio and vision test, urine test)
  2. Comprehensive drug test
  3. Comprehensive background check: criminal record, license validation, PDP validation
  4. Polygraph
  5. Basic literacy test
  6. Basic client relations training
  7. Reference letter and certificate stating outcome

It is the possession of these skills
that explicitly sets our drivers apart

Combined Introduction to Advanced Driving Techniques & D-VACC (Driver Verification, Authentication, Competency Certification) Course

2-day Weekend Course (Enquire About Dates)

The purpose of the course is to ensure that truck drivers who recently obtained a Code 14 license will gain the necessary hands on experience combining both theory and actual practical driving. It also serves as a refresher course for experienced drivers who require more practical experience in a truck.

In addition to the Introduction to Advanced Driving Techniques, the D-VACC course aims to put drivers one step ahead of the pack by equipping them with the skills that will make their CV’s stand out.

Requirements:

  • Code 14 license
  • Professional Driving Permit (PDP)
  • Identity Document (ID)
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)

PRICE: R2,900 including 1 nights’ accommodation and meals

Introduction to Advanced Driving Techniques Course Outline:

PRACTICAL

  1. Straight reverse
  2. Alley docking

THEORY

  1. Pre-trip inspection
  2. Straight reverse
  3. Alley docking
  4. Steering techniques
  5. Driving in wet conditions
  6. Coupling De-Coupling
  7. Economical driving
  8. HG Vehicle brakes
  9. Correct tyre pressure and maintenance
  10. Personal Protective Equipment

D-VACC covers:

  1. Medical fitness certificate (include general examination, lung function test, audio and vision test, urine test)
  2. Comprehensive drug test
  3. Comprehensive background check: criminal record, license validation, PDP validation
  4. Polygraph
  5. Basic literacy test
  6. Basic client relations training
  7. Reference letter and certificate stating outcome

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