RoSPA 4x4 Training

Our RoSPA 4x4 Training course has been designed by our own highly experienced team and has been approved by RoSPA - the UK's foremost driver training professionals.

Our off-road training is specifically geared towards professional and fleet operators of off-road and all-terrain capable category B, C1 and C vehicles. With modules written by experts from the 4x4 industry, construction, civil engineering and Health and Safety professionals, it can be tailored to the requirements of you, the client. Delivery is highly professional, with some of the most experienced off-road trainers in the UK, and responds to the needs of your operators.

Our RoSPA Professional Off-Road Driving Operator training course covers:

  • Legal framework (Health and Safety)
  • 4x4, AWD and All-Terrain systems and technology
    • 2-4WD selectable systems
    • 'Intelligent' differentials (eg: Haldex)
    • Locking differentials, including their use and risks
    • Low range gearing
    • Anti-lock Braking Systems (ABS) and Traction Control (TC) and Stability Control systems
    • Response programmes for terrain and grip control (used by Land Rover, Ford and Peugeot amongst others)
    • Hill Descent Control (HDC)
  • Vehicle checks and suitability assessment
  • PPE, safety equipment
  • Driving over varied terrain, including mud, grass, rock and uneven tracks
  • Ascending and descending steep hills and low traction inclines safely, including emergency procedures
  • Vehicle and equipment limitations
  • Route risk assessment, planning and safety management
  • Driving through water
  • Regaining traction
  • Emergency procedures (stopping, controlling vehicle slides)
  • Return to road and ongoing maintenance issues

2 day 4x4 Training (for drivers with no prior formal off-road training):

  • Up to 3 candidates
  • From your workplace (if suitable) or from one of our outstanding 4x4 venues
  • Globally recognised RoSPA certification, dovetailing with workplace safety and driver training certification
  • From £420/candidate (min. 2 candidates), depending upon venue and vehicle hire

1 day 4x4 Training (refresher course for previously trained operators)

  • Up to 3 candidates
  • From your workplace (if suitable) or from one of our outstanding 4x4 venues
  • Globally recognised RoSPA certification, dovetailing with workplace safety and driver training certification
  • From £230/candidate (min. 2 candidates), depending upon venue and vehicle hire

For more information about our RoSPA 4x4 training courses, please contact us.