Steve Rounds & Associates Limited

Transport Management Consultants & Compliance Specialists

Operator Licence Awareness Training (OLAT)

This CILT (UK) Endorsed and Accredited and Traffic Commissioner accepted course is designed to help transport professionals at any level develop an active role in ensuring legal compliance within their operation. 

The course provides an overview of the operator licensing system and details the fundamental undertakings that apply to operators. 

Those responsible for the governance of an operation will benefit from the detailing of specific legal obligations, whilst front line staff benefit greatly from the detailed course content.

Who should attend?

  • Anyone wanting to update their transport legislation knowledge to the latest standards
  • Those committed to continued professional development as a transport professional
  • Candidates preparing for a full Transport Manager CPC course
  • Those who are required to complete training as required by a Traffic Commissioner

Benefits of attending:

  • Up-to-date knowledge and notification of future developments in transport legislation
  • Peace of mind that you are operating legally in compliance with the latest guidance
  • Offers the opportunity to network with other industry professionals

Course content:

  • Operator licensing 
  • Drivers' hours
  • Working Time Regulations
  • Tachographs & record keeping
  • Planned preventative maintenance & record keeping
  • Driver record keeping & defect reporting
  • Driver & operator responsibilities
  • The Operator Compliance Risk Score (OCRS) system
  • The role of the enforcement authorities
  • Driver well-being & licensing
  • Safe loading of vehicles
  • Plating & testing


1 day  

This course qualifies as 7 hours Driver CPC. This needs to  be specified at the time of booking the course. Subject to DVSA upload fee and certification fees of £15.00 per candidate.


Online course

£195.00 per person (where DCPC is required please add £15.00 per candidate).

Classroom based course

£395.00 for a maximum of 4 candidates, additional candidates at £50.00 per person.  

Price includes tuition fees, course materials and certificate (where DCPC is required please add £15.00 per candidate).  One-to-one courses available, please contact us for a quote.  All prices plus VAT.

CILT (UK) Accredited Courses

Candidates can opt to have have their course accredited by taking an online knowledge check covering the core criteria.  Upon successful completion of the knowledge check, candidates will be awarded a CILT (UK) certificate and receive recognised CPD hours for an additional cost of £52.00 per candidate.  

Please Note:  Accreditation must be requested at the time of booking the course.

Call us now on 01543 54 50 50 to book your course!