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ADR Training – Packages & Tanks

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Course Description

The transport of hazardous goods by road is governed by ADR (formally called the European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road). Any driver with category B or C entitlement, carrying goods above certain limited quantities must hold an ADR qualification in packages as a minimum,


With a steady flow of ADR driver jobs available throughout the UK, gaining this qualification would be a good addition to any driver's CV.


At GRT, we have been providing ADR training in Glasgow for over 8 years. Our trainer, Kenny Reid is vastly experienced in the hazardous goods industry and has been providing training and advice for many years.


What You Can Expect

Your ADR Initial course will begin on Monday and will run through until Friday afternoon. All course materials, lunch and refreshments will be provided for you.


The course will cover the following items:

  • Core Module
  • Packages Module
  • Tanker Module
  • Class 2 - Gases
  • Class 3 - Flammable Liquids
  • Class 4 - Flammable Solids
  • Class 5 - Oxidising Substances & Organic Peroxides
  • Class 6 - Toxic & Infection Substances
  • Class 8 - Corrosives
  • Class 9 - Miscellaneous Substances

Please note that this course does not cover Class 1 (Explosives) or Class 7 (Radioactive Substances). 


The course will contribute up to 28 hours towards your Driver CPC periodic training requirement.


Your exams will place place on Thursday morning (Core Module, Packages Module, all classes) and Friday afternoon (Tanker Module). The exam papers are multiple choice and plenty of time is allocated to allow you to complete.


What Our Trainees Say

"Did my ADR with GRT and Kenny who has an easy going but professional attitude. You will learn and it will stick, you won't realise until the first exam paper how much you have actually taken in. Definitely value for money. 5 stars!" - Ian J.


"Kenny did a fantastic job of making ADR regulations relevant to the real world and explaining the concepts in a clear and concise manner. Thoroughly recommended." - Ewan M.


"I found Kenny and Scott most helpful and knowledgeable. Premises are well set up and appointed. Will definitely use again for future training." - Mike S.


"Excellent training. Very much enjoyed Kenny's tutorials. Easy to find and value for money. I'd happily use GRT again." - Greg M.


"Was a cracking course with Kenny who as an instructor was probably the best I've had. Facilities were well equipped, lunch and tea facilities provided. Would highly recommend." - John M.


"The course was very easy to book. In comparison to other prices in the region, this course was excellent value for money. Kenny made the experience very good. Training facilities were very good. Would recommend this course to anyone looking to achieve their ADR".  - Mark D.


How To Book

To book your ADR training with GRT, simply select one of the available dates listed above and enter the required details. 


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