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360 Driver training

360 Driver training

What is 360 driver training

360 driver training is an innovative and comprehensive program designed by the International Road Transport Union (IRU) to provide drivers with a holistic approach to safe and efficient driving. This training encompasses a wide range of skills and knowledge, from defensive driving and road safety regulations to advanced manoeuvring techniques. It's tailored to meet the needs of professional drivers in various transport sectors, ensuring they are well-equipped to handle the challenges of modern driving.

What training is available for 360 driver training ?

The IRU offers an extensive range of training modules under its 360 driver training program. These modules are designed to cater to different aspects of driving and transport, including defensive driving courses, heavy goods vehicle (HGV) training, lorry driver training, and specialised courses for taxi and truck drivers. Each module focuses on both practical and theoretical aspects, ensuring a well-rounded learning experience.

Who can access a 360 driver training?

360 driver training is accessible to a wide range of individuals looking to enhance their driving skills. This includes novice drivers, professional transport workers, and those looking to upgrade their qualifications in the transport industry. The IRU's inclusive approach ensures that anyone committed to improving their driving proficiency can benefit from these courses.

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Training levels

The IRU's 360 driver training program offers various levels of training, from basic to advanced courses. Each level is designed to build upon the previous one, allowing drivers to progressively enhance their skills and knowledge in line with international industry standards.

Training costs

While IRU focuses on delivering quality training, we ensure that our programs are accessible. The cost is a reflection of the value offered, equipping participants with skills that stand out in the competitive transport industry.

Course duration

The duration of each course within the 360 driver training program varies depending on the complexity and depth of the training. From short refresher courses to comprehensive behind-the-wheel training, each module is structured to provide an in-depth understanding of its respective area.



At IRU, we offer a comprehensive range of driver training programs designed to meet the diverse needs of the transportation industry. Our truck driver training and lorry driver training courses are tailored for those aspiring to drive heavy goods vehicles, while our taxi driver training is perfect for individuals looking to enter the taxi service industry. For those specialising in hasardous materials transport, our tanker driver training and ADR driver training provide the necessary skills and certification. Our tachograph course ensures drivers understand and comply with tachograph regulations. We also offer PCV driver training and bus and coach driver training for those interested in passenger carrying vehicles. Our 360 driver training is ideal for operating heavy machinery. Additionally, we provide HGV driver training, LGV driver training, and C1 driver training for various commercial vehicle classes. To enhance safety, our defensive driving course is available. For specific licensing needs, we offer Cat D driver training and Cat C driver training. Our driver CPC training ensures professional competence for all drivers.

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