Developed in partnership with Highways England to support the logistics industry and engage with drivers on the benefits of using Smart motorway systems. Using a technology-driven approach to the use of our motorways, Smart motorways are able to make the motorway and major road network in England safer, less congested and easier to manage.
Design features of Smart motorways
The technology and different signs and signals used on Smart motorways
Rating driving standards and evaluating road risk
Personal factors affecting driver behaviour
Road risks and how Smart motorways can improve safety
Who should attend the FORS Smart Motorways CPC course?
This course is really geared for drivers who want to use Smart Motorways to improve driving behaviour using defensive driving principles and asserting compliance with motorway signs, signals, speed limits, red X markings and use of the hard shoulder.
This course equips drivers with knowledge of :-
Compliance in the use of Smart motorways.
Reduce the number of vehicle incidents and road delays
Promote safer driving behaviour
Improve road safety and driver knowledge
Reduce vehicle incidents and delays
Smart Motorways is a seven-hour, CPC Accredited course.