ADR Training Courses

All drivers carrying dangerous goods within the scope of the Carriage of Dangerous Goods Regulations require a Driver Training Certificate issued by DVLA. The Certificate is issued once you have satisfactorily completed an approved course which involves examinations set by the SQA (Scottish Qualifications Authority).

This will enable you to:-

ADR Training Courses - Class 1 Explosives

ADR Class 1 Explosives courses.  We offer a one day course to add Class 1 explosives entitlement to your existing ADR.  Courses are usually held at Dover but we can offer dedicated courses at your premises if required.


CPC Passenger Transport

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CPC Refresher

As the CPC qualification lasts indefinitely, this course is designed to keep you up to date with the latest legislation and good practice essential to safeguard your Operator Licence.  Comprehensive notes and copies of relevant publications are included.

Courses are held at our comfortable premises at Whitfield near Dover

CPC Road Haulage

If you wish to operate goods vehicles over 3.5 tonnes you will need an Operator’s Licence and to obtain this you must demonstrate professional competence. This is usually achieved by obtaining a Certificate of Professional Competence acquired by passing examinations. Hythe Transport Training is an approved examination centre and can offer various training options:


Do you transport Dangerous Goods? If so you probably need a Dangerous Goods Safety Adviser. You can train with us and take the exams administered by the Scottish Qualifications Authority.

As an alternative you can use our DGSA consultancy service to provide you with the necessary expertise – we act for many companies in this way and this ensures that you stay legal.

Driver CPC

From September 2009 all drivers of vehicles over 3.5 tonnes are required to complete 35 hours of periodic training by September 2014 in order to acquire their Driver CPC qualification. This training can either be undertaken in one block or in separate units of seven hours each.

“Peter Kirkham is clearly a highly experienced and competent ADR instructor with a wealth of knowledge about dangerous goods. Not only does he know his subject but he is able to put it across in a very clear and concise way. He is confident, has a calm and relaxed style of teaching, is easy to listen to and continually holds the candidates’ attention. In response to candidates’ questions he gave very good, in depth and relevant answers.”
David Snowden – SQA

Call us on 01732 780830 or email for more information or to book your place on one of our training courses.