Steve Rounds & Associates Limited

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Operator Licence Awareness Training (OLAT)

This 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 licence undertakings 
  • The role of the enforcement authorities
  • Drivers' hours
  • Working Time Directive
  • Tachographs & record keeping
  • Planned preventative maintenance & record keeping
  • Driver record keeping & defect reporting
  • Driver & operator responsibilities
  • The Operator Compliance Risk Score (OCRS) system
  • Driver well-being & licence checking
  • 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 (currently DCPC is not available with the online course)

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 required please add £15.00 per candidate).  One-to-one courses available, please contact us for a quote.  All prices plus VAT.