Volvo Trucks

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Driver Development

Getting the most from your investment

Volvo Trucks offers a comprehensive programme of courses concerning the further education of professional truck drivers. Attending the training will mean safer drivers, lower fuel costs and a reduction in your environmental impact.

Good advice pays off

Volvo offers the broadest range of training courses in the industry. Volvo Trucks Driver Development represents a profitable investment in drivers’ professional competence. Our training programme takes into account your driver’s overall working environment and covers a wide range of topics including efficient driving and product knowledge, specific to your investment. Volvo trucks are well-known for their high quality and reliability. They perform at their best in the hands of competent, professional drivers. This is why it is natural for Volvo Trucks to offer professional driver development training, led by experienced instructors, with extensive knowledge of the truck and transport industry. They can provide high-quality driver training with a focus on safety and care for the environment.

Small changes. Great results.


Volvo trucks are some of the safest and most efficient trucks on the market. With driver training from Volvo Trucks, you make sure that you get the most from your investment.

A selection of courses

Vehicle Handover

Simple checks are key to utilise the vehicle and being fully aware of it’s capabilities can help to improve driver safety, lower maintenance costs and make your business even more efficient.
 

Features and Benefits

  • Better utilisation of vehicle
  • Lower fuel and maintenance costs
  • Reduced stress and fatigue
  • Increased safety and lower risk of injury
  • Total understanding of the vehicle and controls

 

Intelligent Truck

This unique course will help ensure that your drivers are confident, protected and most importantly safe behind the wheel with complete knowledge of all technological features of their vehicle.
 

Features and Benefits

  • Better utilisation of vehicle
  • Reduced stress and fatigue
  • Increased safety and a lower risk of injury
  • Lower costs for damaged or lost goods and vehicle damage

Advanced Fuel Economy

In a tough and competitive industry it is important to ensure your drivers understand how to maximise every last drop of fuel and become more efficient.


Features and Benefits

  • Better utilisation of vehicle
  • Lower fuel and maintenance costs
  • Reduced stress and fatigue
  • Increased safety and a lower risk of injury
  • Reduce environmental impact
  • Defensive driving techniques

 

I-Shift

Knowing and understanding your equipment is important in any trade, and in transportation it is imperative that your drivers know how to handle their vehicles properly.


Features and Benefits

  • Better utilisation of vehicle
  • Lower fuel and maintenance costs
  • Reduced stress and fatigue
  • Increased safety and lower risk of injury
  • Lower environmental impact

 

Volvo Trucks Driver Guide    

All you need to know about your truck, its unique configuration and to how to operate it, can be found in your customized Driver Guide. It’s available in many different formats: View it online, get the app, read the printed book or download it as a PDF.

Read more about Volvo Trucks Driver Guide

Booking your course

Your Volvo Trucks dealer can help you find and book the course that’s right for you.

 

Please note: not all courses are available in all locations.