Vulnerable Road Users

This classroom theory course is aimed at all professional drivers of goods and passenger vehicles. It will assist drivers in identifying the many types of vulnerable road users and also provide the tools to change perception and develop a responsible attitude towards these groups.

Book your place on our Vulnerable Road Users training course here.

Benefits of attending

  • Increase driver understanding of the issues faced by vulnerable road users
  • Improve driver attitudes to vulnerable road users
  • Appreciate how and why all roads are changing to accommodate active travel
  • Identify the most vulnerable road users and how they interact with traffic
  • Share the roads safely with others through applying defensive techniques
  • Know the use and limitations of supplementary vehicle safety equipment and how to maintain its effectiveness

Course content

  • The changing streetscape and the urban environment
  • Who are the vulnerable road users?
  • Vulnerable road users and sharing the road safely
  • Road safety initiatives
  • Vehicle checks
  • Vehicle specification
  • Driver awareness
  • Hazard awareness
  • Defensive driving techniques
  • Actions in the event of an emergency incident
  • Consequences of a fatality


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 only available on an in-company basis.  For more information please email or call 03717 11 22 22. 



£78.25 Excluding VAT


£97.81 Excluding VAT

 This price includes the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) upload fee of currently £8.75 per 7 hour block (subject to change at discretion of DVSA).

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