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Level 2 Certificate in Driving Goods Vehicles at Rochdale Training Association

Course description

Employers seek to attract applicants who have a keen interest in working in a transport business in the logistics sector. They must be willing to spend nights away from home and be good timekeepers. Employer are also interested in applicants who have basic literacy and numeracy skills on which this Intermediate Apprenticeship/Advanced Apprenticeship will build. Applicants for this Apprenticeship will be a mix of age and experience. As a guide, applicants may come from a range of routes including: work or work experience training and/or experience which could include a portfolio showing what they have done foundation learning at level 1 any of the Key Skills or Functional Skills Young Apprenticeship vocational or academic qualifications

Pedal Cycle Courier=Pedal Cycle Couriers often work alone making deliveries to businesses or private homes. You will be away from your base during the day. You will have responsibility for your cycle and load and will be required to keep accurate records for deliveries and returns.

 

Motorcycle Courier= Motorcycle Couriers often work alone making deliveries to businesses or private homes. You will be away from your base during the day. You will have responsibility for your motorcycle and load and will be required to keep accurate records for deliveries and returns.

 

Van Driver= Often working on your own making deliveries to warehouses, distribution outlets, shops or private homes. You will be away from your base sometimes overnight. You will have responsibility for your vehicle and load and will keep accurate records of deliveries and returns.

 

Rigid Vehicle Driver=Often working on your own making deliveries to warehouses, distribution outlets, shops or private homes. You will be away from your base sometimes overnight. You will have responsibility for your vehicle and load and will be required to keep accurate records for deliveries and returns.

 

Articulated/Drawbar Driver= Often working on your own making deliveries to warehouses, distribution outlets, shops or private homes. You will be away from your base sometimes overnight. You will have responsibility for your vehicle and load and will be required to keep accurate records for deliveries and returns

 

Course content

Employers seek to attract applicants who have a keen interest in working in a transport business in the logistics sector. They must be willing to spend nights away from home and be good timekeepers. Employer are also interested in applicants who have basic literacy and numeracy skills on which this Intermediate Apprenticeship/Advanced Apprenticeship will build. Applicants for this Apprenticeship will be a mix of age and experience. As a guide, applicants may come from a range of routes including: work or work experience training and/or experience which could include a portfolio showing what they have done foundation learning at level 1 any of the Key Skills or Functional Skills Young Apprenticeship vocational or academic qualifications

Pedal Cycle Courier=Pedal Cycle Couriers often work alone making deliveries to businesses or private homes. You will be away from your base during the day. You will have responsibility for your cycle and load and will be required to keep accurate records for deliveries and returns.

 

Motorcycle Courier= Motorcycle Couriers often work alone making deliveries to businesses or private homes. You will be away from your base during the day. You will have responsibility for your motorcycle and load and will be required to keep accurate records for deliveries and returns.

 

Van Driver= Often working on your own making deliveries to warehouses, distribution outlets, shops or private homes. You will be away from your base sometimes overnight. You will have responsibility for your vehicle and load and will keep accurate records of deliveries and returns.

 

Rigid Vehicle Driver=Often working on your own making deliveries to warehouses, distribution outlets, shops or private homes. You will be away from your base sometimes overnight. You will have responsibility for your vehicle and load and will be required to keep accurate records for deliveries and returns.

 

Articulated/Drawbar Driver= Often working on your own making deliveries to warehouses, distribution outlets, shops or private homes. You will be away from your base sometimes overnight. You will have responsibility for your vehicle and load and will be required to keep accurate records for deliveries and returns

 

Entry requirements

 Employer are also interested in applicants who have basic literacy and numeracy skills on which this Apprenticeship will build on

Assessment

Assessment methods are selected to suit learner. They are usually determined by the job role, the area being covered and the learners preferred learning style. Some of the most used methods which may be covered throughout the qualification include: Coaching – either one to one or in a group, Observations in the work place, Professional Discussion between the learner and their tutor about a specific event or part of the job, On-line examinations,Assignments and Knowledge questions.
Other assessment methods that may be used include gathering product evidence to support observations and discussions, getting witness statements from colleagues or a personal statement from the learner about a particular event or situation.  Assessment will be carried out using One File.

Financial information

At lease minimum national wage for apprentice

Future opportunities

Progression on to a higher level apprenticeship

Further information

Please contact our recruitment team on 01706 631417

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Rochdale Training Association directly.

Last updated date: 19 May 2016
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