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This is a 1/2 day course for those with analogue tachograph instruments in their fleet. Designed for both goods and passenger transport managers, other non-transport managers, the Traffic Office team etc, the course gives a general overview of analogue tachographs and charts.

Tachographs And Tachograph Charts

  • different types of tachograph instrument (Siemens/VDO; Stoneridge etc);
  • traces on a tachograph chart;
  • how to fill in the centre field of a chart (at and away from the vehicle, following breakdown etc);
  • charts that are possibly 12 hours out;
  • calibration and periodic inspection;
  • what to do if stopped by an Enforcement Officer;
  • recording of all activities (Drivers' Hours and Working Time);
  • emergencies;
  • daily defect reports (DDR);
  • storing tachograph charts;
  • malfunctions and malpractice.

Detailed Tachograph Analysis

  • detailed analysis of a tachograph chart following an incident.