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CILT (UK) Level 3 Certificates of Professional Competence for Transport Managers (Road Haulage)

Background

The Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) for Transport Managers in Road Haulage is offered by CILT(UK) (Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport), on behalf of the Department for Transport and includes a range of subjects related to the business of road transport.

Aims & Objectives

The objective of the qualification is for individuals to obtain the competency requirements for a Transport Manager as laid out in Regulation (EC) No. 1071/2009 and is suitable for individuals who want to either enter the profession of a Transport Manager or demonstrate their professional competence to meet Operator Licensing requirements. The qualification is open access and no prior knowledge, skills, understanding or qualifications are required.

Added Value

Upon registration all CILT(UK) Learners will receive complimentary Learner Affiliate membership of CILT(UK) and will remain so for the entire duration of their study within their registration period. This will give them privileged access to a range of benefits and services designed to help and support them throughout their studies and future careers, as detailed below. If Learners are already members of CILT(UK), they will retain their existing member grade.

  • The Knowledge Centre – Access to the only information resource a Learner will need – journals, reports, research and benchmarking available online and in hard copy (hard copies only available in the UK), which will prove invaluable when researching, revising and writing subject matter.
  • Webshop – Benefits from discounts on over 180 publications, which can be purchased through the Webshop.
  • CPD Online – An online tool to help Learners identify their development needs, detail their plans and how these can be met during their study
  • Careers Service – Learners can access a specialist website offering a vast range of invaluable careers advice and have unlimited telephone and email access to a dedicated careers consultant.
  • Focus Magazine – Monthly online copies of the leading magazine covering disciplines of logistics, passenger transport, transport planning and supply chain management – each issue is full of topical articles, reports and case studies, which will help with much of the research.
  • CAB (Current Awareness Bulletin) – A weekly e-newsletter delivering the most up to date industry news, for each of the Learner’s selected Professional Sectors, direct to their PC.
  • Legal Services – Access to a legal advice helpline to answer both personal and commercial issues, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
  • Events – Engage with a wealth of knowledge and information, plus network with professionals at the renowned CILT Annual Conference, lecture series and specialized events.

Content and Course Design

The qualification comprises of one mandatory unit with the learning outcomes and associated assessment criteria developed from Annex 1 of Regulation (EC) No. 1071/2009. The unit consists of the following elements, with the full learning outcomes and associated assessment criteria shown in the CILT (UK) Level 3 Certificate of Professional Competence for Transport Managers (Road Haulage) standards documents available on request.

  • A – Civil Law
  • B – Commercial Law
  • C – Social Law
  • D – Fiscal Law
  • E – Business and Financial Management of Undertaking
  • F – Access to the Market
  • G – Technical Standards and Technical Aspects of Operation
  • H – Road Safety

The course consists of two open book written examinations, each lasting two and a half hours. In order to be awarded the qualification, Learners must achieve a minimum score of 60% on each paper.

Each examination paper is in two parts:

  • Part A consists of 20 mandatory short-answer questions, requiring answers in the form of a few sentences, or a simple calculation. This part will test knowledge of both national and international areas of the standards.
  • Part B consists of 4 long-answer/case study type questions (3 to be answered), requiring longer answers in the form of an essay or a more lengthy calculation. This part will test application of knowledge of both national and international areas of the standards. Learners will not be expected to give, nor will they be able to gain marks for demonstration of straightforward knowledge; for example, lists of bullet points of facts.

The following element areas will be tested in Paper One:

  • Part A – short-answer questions (all to be answered:
  • A- Civil Law – 3 questions
  • B – Commercial Law – 2 questions
  • E – Business and Financial Management of the Undertaking – 5 questions
  • F – Access to the Market – 10 questions.
  • Part B – long-answer/case study type questions:
  • The questions (3 to be answered form 4) will come from any part of:
  • A – Civil Law
  • B – Commercial Law
  • E – Business and Financial Management of the Undertaking
  • F – Access to the Market

The following element areas will be tested in Paper Two:

  • Part A – short-answer questions (all to be answered):
  • C – Social Law – 4 questions
  • D – Fiscal Law – 4 questions
  • G – Technical Standards and Technical Aspects of Operation – 6 questions
  • H – Road Safety – 6 questions
  • Part B – long-answer/case study type questions:
  • The questions (3 to be answered from 4 ) will come from any part of:
  • C – Social Law
  • D – Fiscal Law
  • G – Technical Standards and Technical Aspects of Operation
  • H – Road Safety

The learning outcomes and associated assessment criteria in the elements listed in Part B of the examination papers may be tested as discrete questions. They may also be combined into questions which test more than one element area listed above.

The allocation of marks between two parts of each examination paper is:

  • For the short-answer questions in Part A, a maximum of 2 marks each, with a total of 40 marks available. These are worth a maximum of 40% overall.
  • For the long-answer/case study questions in Part B, a maximum of 20 marks each, with a total of 60 marks available. These are worth a maximum of 60% overall.
  • Each paper is weighted with 40% of the overall marks available for Part A and 60% of the overall marks available for Part B.

Please be aware that if a Learner fails the same examination three times, they will be required to re-
register onto the qualification. If they have already passed one examination, they will be able to carry this forward as long as the Qualification Standards have not changed.

Course Date

Courses are scheduled throughout the year or can be arranged to suit customer requirements.

Course Duration

10 days including the examination day.

Course Location

At Transport Training Academy or by arrangement at Customers premises.

Delivery Method

Classroom.

Course Cost

£1120 per candidate inclusive of VAT and Registration, Examination and Course Learning Materials.

Please contact our Course Information and Booking Team on 01942 874686 or email info@ttacademy.com for further details.

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