Fuel efficient driving techniques can save 3 per cent of the annual fuel bill, however, to achieve the saving we need to educate drivers in how to achieve this. This 1-day classroom theory course is aimed at all professional goods drivers but is also beneficial for driver trainers and fleet managers. it is designed to update drivers in the use of the technology and techniques required to drive safely whilst optimising fuel efficiency.

Book your place on our SAFEDrive training course here.

Benefits of attending

  • Understand vehicle emissions and how a driver influences them
  • Learn how to make telematics work for you and how it can be used to reduce emissions and optimise fuel usage
  • Explore fuel efficient and safe driving techniques
  • Understand your driving habits, and how you can change them for the better

Course content

  • Climate change and air quality - the need for change
  • Alternative fuels
  • Telematics and its role in measuring the way you drive
  • Safe driving techniques
  • Optimising fuel consumption
    - characteristics of transmission
    - technical characteristics and operation of safety controls
    - making better use of speed and gears
    - making use of vehicle inertia, using ways of slowing down and braking
    - driving techniques to reduce fuel used


1 day (7 hours excluding lunch and breaks).
Maximum 20 delegates depending on facilities.

7 hours upload time is recorded on the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency database for Driver CPC for this course.

Booking and information

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



£78.25 Excluding VAT


£97.81 Excluding VAT

The price includes the Driving Standards Agency (DSA) upload fee of currently £8.75 per seven hour block (may be subject to change at the discretion of DVSA). 

Price includes tuition, course materials, lunch and refreshments.

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

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