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This course has been designed to benefit those seeking a “Fast Track” initial training in transport management, as a refresher for existing transport managers, or those returning to transport management in Ireland.

This course is suitable for own goods operators, those transporting goods for hire and reward and bus operators based in Ireland. 

This course plays an important role in the maintenance of skills and continuous professional development (CPD) of anyone working or intending to work as a transport manager in Ireland.

The finer details

The programme is divided into a number of sessions during the two-day course.

Delivery method


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Lantra Awards

Who should attend?

Any person or manager working or intending to work in the transport industry who requires a working knowledge of the roles and responsibilities of a transport manager in Ireland

What will be covered?

  • Identify the laws applicable to a transport operation
  • Understand the key roles and responsibilities of a transport manager
  • Understand the basic principles of leading and managing
  • Understand the basic principles of the Irish legal system.
  • Know the key employment and social legislation laws
  • Understand the elements of transport health & safety
  • Know the key elements of a safety statement
  • Know the key responsibilities of an “Competent Person”.
  • Understand risk assessment, hazard & risk and the Hierarchy of Controls
  • Know the key tachograph regulations requirements
  • Know the key issues under the Working Time Act
  • Know how GDPR and Data Protection laws affect the transport industry
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