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View Unit : Prepare the articulated or draw bar vehicle for driving

Unit
Unit Reference Number
T/602/2722
Qualification Framework
QCF
Title
Prepare the articulated or draw bar vehicle for driving
Unit Level
Level 2
Unit Sub Level
None
Guided Learning Hours
10
Unit Credit Value
2
Date of Withdrawal
SSAs
7.2 Warehousing and Distribution
Unit Grading Structure
Pass
Assessment Guidance

Learning Outcomes and Assessment Criteria
Learning Outcome - The learner will:Assessment Criterion - The learner can:
1

know how to prepare the articulated or draw bar vehicle for driving

1.1

Explain the relevant organisational policies and procedures, in relation to preparing the articulated or draw bar vehicle for driving, that relate to:

• health, safety and security

• legal requirements

• operating requirements

1.2

Explain how to check that the articulated or draw bar vehicle has sufficient fuel, additives and water

1.3

Explain the operation of the articulated or draw bar vehicle instruments and controls to include:

• How to check the vehicle systems

• How to check instruments, controls, gauges and vehicle systems

• Indications of electrical or mechanical problems

1.4

Explain the responsibilities of the driver for the articulated or draw bar vehicle and the load

1.5

Explain the organisational procedures for reporting defects including information on previously reported problems with the articulated or draw bar vehicle

1.6

Explain how to obtain information on previously reported problems with the articulated or draw bar vehicle

1.7

Explain which person(s) is officially responsible for releasing the articulated or draw bar vehicle

1.8

Identify problems that can occur when preparing the articulated or draw bar vehicle for driving

1.9

Explain the appropriate action to take, in order to deal with identified problems

2

be able to prepare the articulated or draw bar vehicle for driving

2.1

Follow all organisational policies and procedures, in relation to preparing the articulated or draw bar vehicle for driving, that relate to:

• health, safety and security

• legal requirements

• operating requirements

2.2

Check the vehicle and vehicle systems to ensure the articulated or draw bar vehicle is legal and roadworthy

2.3

Carry out adjustments to the:

• steering wheel

• mirrors

• seat

for optimum control, observation and comfort

2.4

Check the articulated or draw bar vehicle has sufficient:

• fuel

• additives

• oil

• water

2.5

Check that any ancillary equipment is in working order

2.6

Demonstrate that all documentation your organisation requires is with the articulated or draw bar vehicle

Equivalent Units
There are no equivalences to display.
2.5.10.0L