Trailer Handling with Beyond Driving: Safeguarding Your Towing Experience

Trailer Handling with Beyond Driving: Safeguarding Your Towing Experience

Trailer handling, regardless of the terrain, presents unique challenges that demand precision and expertise. At Beyond Driving, our tailored Trailer Handling Courses are meticulously crafted to align with organisational needs and health and safety policies, ensuring drivers are equipped to navigate diverse road conditions safely.

On-Road Trailer Towing: Navigating Urban Landscapes with Confidence

Our on-road trailer towing course is specifically designed for drivers maneuvering trailers in busy urban areas. Focused on enhancing knowledge, skills, and awareness of potential dangers, this course is essential for on-road drivers with a full licence obtained after 1997. We provide specialised training for the DVSA Category B+E Car and Trailer test at selected venues.

Course Highlights: Unpacking the Essentials

  1. Understanding Trailer Dynamics:
    • Grasp concepts of trailer weight and Maximum Authorised Mass (MAM).
    • Understand your equipment’s capabilities and limitations.
  2. Safety Protocols:
    • Perform thorough trailer checks before operation.
    • Explore trailer health and safety guidelines.
    • Master trailer loading techniques and security measures.
  3. Practical Maneuvers:
    • Learn coupling and uncoupling exercises for safe trailer attachment and detachment.
    • Hone reversing and reverse cornering skills in built-up areas.
  4. Risk Awareness:
    • Understand and mitigate stability and snaking issues.
    • Address clearance challenges.
    • Heighten awareness of your surroundings.
  5. Comprehensive Assessment:
    • Engage in show-and-tell sessions, fostering a deep understanding through questions and answers.
    • Conclude the course with a trailer test and assessment.

Recent Trailer Handling Courses: Beyond Driving on the Road

  1. Oadby and Wigston Borough Council:
    • Industry-focused course ensuring compliance with legislation and skill advancement.
  2. Enerveo in Plymouth:
    • Delivering trailer handling training in the picturesque West Country, catering to diverse needs.
  3. Halesowen High-End Car Transport:
    • Tailored course for clients transporting high-end cars, providing nationally recognised certification options.

At Beyond Driving, our commitment extends beyond merely meeting legal requirements. We strive to elevate skill levels, enhance safety, and ensure compliance with evolving legislation.

Ready to master the art of trailer handling? Explore our comprehensive courses here. Your journey towards safe and proficient trailer towing starts with Beyond Driving.


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