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.

Who should attend?

  • Anyone who wishes to update their transport legislation knowledge to the latest standards
  • Those who are committing to their continued professional development as a transport professional
  • Candidates preparing for a full Transport Manager CPC
  • Operators who are required to complete refresher training as advised by a Traffic Commissioner

Benefits of attending

  • Up-to-date knowledge and the notification of future developments in transport legislation
  • Provides peace of mind that you are operating legally in compliance with the latest guidance from Traffic
  • Offers the opportunity to network with other industry professionals; sharing ideas and best practice

Course content

  • Operator licensing
  • Managing the licence
  • Maintenance systems
  • Drivers’ hours and record keeping
  • Driver licensing
  • Road safety
  • Incident reporting

Course assessment

Delegates will be required to complete an assessment.

On successful completion, delegates will be issued with a certificate of achievement.

Course duration

1 day. Maximum 16 delegates

This course qualifies as 7 hours Driver CPC. This needs to be specified at the time of booking the course. Subject to £8.75 DVSA upload fee.

Please notify us of any special requirements or access arrangements at the time of booking

Booking and information

For dates, venues and to book please use our training course search facility.

This course is also available as an in-company option.  For more information please email training@fta.co.uk or call 03717 11 22 22.



£287 Excluding VAT

Price includes tuition, course materials, certification, lunch and refreshments.


£358.75 Excluding VAT

Price includes tuition, course materials, certification, lunch and refreshments.