Driver CPC- Alcohol and Drug Limitations and Driver Hours- Remote Training

This course will be delivered via remote training.

Aim: Give candidates a clear understanding of the law and ramifications of drink/drug driving.

Objectives: Candidates will be able to

  • Discuss the limitations and restrictions regarding drink/drug driving
  • Calculate alcohol units
  • Recall alcohol unit limits
  • Identify the hidden dangers of drink and drugs
  • Explain field impairment testing
  • Carry out the field impairment tests
  • Discuss the high risk offender scheme

The course will cover topics that will include: Defining alcohol, what’s the problem with alcohol, consequences of drink/drug driving and the hidden danders of alcohol and drugs.

Practical elements include: Calculating units of alcohol

Five field impairment tests

  • Pupillary Examination
  • Romberg Balance Test
  • Walk and Turn Test
  • One Leg Stand Test
  • Finger to Nose Test

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