IMPORTANT NOTICE

Driving Test Update

 

Please note that our customer service agents cannot book or cancel driving tests over the phone or offer updates on waiting times, so we kindly ask you not to call for this information. Driving tests should be managed directly through MyRoadSafety.ie

 

 

Are you an essential worker who needs a test urgently?

If you’re an essential worker who has already applied for a test and completed all of your driver training, please fill in an urgent test request form and we’ll prioritise your application. Know more >

 

 

Need to add yourself to the driving test waiting list?

Please sign up or log into our new customer portal MyRoadSafety.ie to apply for a driving test and add yourself to the waiting list. This video will show you how

 

 

Essential worker declaration form for driver training

Approved Driving Instructors (ADIs) can offer Essential Driver Training (EDT) to essential workers. If you need to complete your driver training, please fill in an  essential worker declaration form and present it to your instructor.

 

 

 

 

Covid-19 safety measures

We have put in place Covid-19 safety measures for the driving test which must be followed or your appointment will not go ahead. Know more>

Driver CPC Periodic Training

 

There are 6 modules in Driver CPC periodic training:

Module

Description

Training Documents

Module 1 Control of the vehicle and eco-driving techniques: This Module deals with characteristics of the transmission system, effective use of safety controls on busses and trucks and optimization of fuel consumption.  Session 1
Session 2
Module 2 Minimising risks and managing emergencies in the transport industry: Module 2 covers the risks on the road for drivers of trucks and busses and the ability to assess emergency situations.

Session 1
Session 2

Module 3 Health and safety for the professional driver: Module 3 deals with the awareness of the importance of physical and mental ability and the prevention of physical risks.

Session 1
Session 2

Module 4 Role of the professional driver in the transport industry: This Module addresses the  social environment of road transport and the rules governing it.

Session 1

Module 5 The professional truck driver: Module 5 covers the areas of loading, preventing criminality, enhancing the image of the industry, carriage regulations and knowing the economic environment of road haulage.

Session 1
Session 2
Session 3

Module 6 The professional bus driver: In Module 6 deals with the topics of forces affecting vehicles in motion, vehicle overhang, gearbox ratios, defensive driving, dealing with vulnerable road users and vehicle stability. Session 1
Session 2

 

Maintain your truck Driver CPC

To maintain your truck CPC card you need to complete:

  • Module 1
  • Module 2
  • Module 3
  • Module 4
  • Module 5

Maintain your bus Driver CPC

To maintain your bus CPC card you need to complete:

  • Module 1
  • Module 2
  • Module 3
  • Module 4
  • Module 6

Maintain your bus and truck Driver CPC

To maintain your dual CPC card you need to complete:

  • Module 1
  • Module 2
  • Module 3
  • Module 4
  • Module 5
  • Module 6