CPD, which is the systematic maintenance and improvement of knowledge, skills and competence throughout a professional’s working life, can help FORS operators meet FORS professional development requirements D4, S5 and G5. CPD hours can be accrued through events and learning opportunities such as FORS Professional training, as listed below:
FORS Professional training courses
|Allocated CPD hours|
|Practitioner Workshops x 10||1||1.5 per workshop = 15|
|Time Smart Drivers’ Hours Management||1||3.5|
|Time Smart Fatigue Management||1||4|
|Managing Abnormal Indivisible Loads||1||6|
|HGV/PCV Fleet Management Essentials||1||6|
|Safe Urban Driving (SUD)||1||6|
|Van Smart (VS)||1||6|
If members need proof of attendance to FORS Professional training, records can be checked on the FORS Professional training register.
CPD hours are awarded to FORS members regardless of CILT(UK) membership. CILT(UK) asks its members to achieve 35 CPD hours a year which can be tracked through the My CILT area of the members’ website.
To find out how to claim your CPD hours, click here.