ROI Impact Protection Vehicle (IPV) Driver Training

At a Glance

Assessment Type:
Practical assessment/demonstration/assignment
Delivery Method:
Training (with Assessment )
1 day
Course Prerequisites:

Course delegates must hold the appropriate HGV category on their driving licence.

To drive on live lanes the candidate must hold a valid ROI Lantra High-Speed Road Operative card as a minimum otherwise they are restricted to mobile hard shoulder operations.

ROI Impact Protection Vehicles IPV

The finer details

This course will cover:

  • Quality assurance
  • Health and safety
  • Reference documentation
  • Traffic management vehicles
  • IPV drivers roles and limitations
  • End of course question paper
  • IPV drivers practical assessment.
Who should attend?

All persons who will be required by their employer to work on high-speed roads, running mobile hard shoulder (or non-live lane) operations using an IPV and for protecting and installing static temporary traffic management.

What will be covered?

On completion of this course you will:

  • Be aware of the documents
  • Be aware of the general health and safety requirements at work as well as those, which are specific to the traffic management industry
  • Understand the importance of risk assessments and method statements for traffic management activities
  • Be aware of the reference documentation used for traffic management
  • Know the requirements for an impact protection vehicle as described in the relevant reference documents
  • Be able to conduct pre-work checks on an impact protection vehicle
  • Understand the procedures used for protecting the installation of a static temporary traffic management taper
  • Understand the procedures used for protecting mobile hard shoulder operations
  • Understand the extent of their duties after achieving this card
  • Understand the different types of work that are beyond the scope of this training and require full mobile lane closure techniques to be implemented
  • Demonstrate they have sufficient underpinning knowledge required to be an IPV driver
  • Prepare an IPV ready for working on the hard shoulder
  • Arrive on site and set up the operation correctly
  • Operate to safe working procedures including hazard and junction negotiation
  • Remove the operation correctly.

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