Half day

Group Size

Maximum 8 Learners

Who should attend

All persons who require refreshing their current qualification as they are required by their employer to work on high speed roads, running mobile hard shoulder (or non-live lane) operations using an IPV and for protecting and installing static temporary traffic management.

Course aims

To provide learners with the necessary knowledge to assist and become fully competent when driving an IPV.

Course Objectives:

  • Be aware of the Sector Scheme Document
  • Be aware of the relevant Health and Safety legislation and understand their obligations
  • Understand the importance of risk assessments and method statements for traffic management activities
  • Be aware of the reference documentation used for traffic management
  • Know the requirements for an Impact Protection Vehicle as described in the relevant reference documents
  • Be able to conduct pre-works checks on an Impact Protection Vehicle
  • Understand the procedures used for protecting the installation of a static temporary traffic management taper
  • Understand the procedures used for protecting mobile hard shoulder operations
  • Understand the extent of their duties after achieving this qualification
  • Understand the different types of work that are beyond the scope of this qualification and require full Mobile Lane Closure techniques to be implemented
  • Demonstrate that they have sufficient underpinning knowledge required to be an IPV driver
  • Prepare an IPV ready for working on the hard shoulder
  • Arrive on site and set up the operation correctly
  • Operate to safe working procedures including hazard and junction negotiation
  • Remove the operation correctly

Certification: Completion of the award will consist of a successful on-site assessment and scoring a minimum of 75% in the end of course multiple choice test. Successful learners will receive endorsement on their 12AB card once application to Lantra Awards has been made.NB: Qualified 12C Supervisors do not have to attend the IPV course as this is covered by their 12C Supervisor status.

NB: The price shown includes the awarding organisation registration costs.

All online bookings MUST be paid in full at the time of booking. We DO NOT offer credit except to business account holders. 

Online Courses

All online tests MUST be completed on either a Laptop or PC/Mac with a webcam, mobile phones and tablets are NOT permitted. In order to ensure you are able to complete the online training and exam(s) your web browser must comply with one of the following versions as a minimum. Failure to ensure the correct version may result in being unable to take the exam:

Windows: Chrome, Firefox and Edge – version 80 and above
Mac OS: Chrome – Version 80 and above, Safari – version 14 and above
SEB (Mac and Windows) – version 3.0.1 and above

You must also ensure the following conditions are available:

  • A strong, stable internet connection. Some of your software applications/other users may have to be turned off to maintain the strength of the connection
  • Photo ID such as Driving licence/Passport ready to take the exam
  • In a room on your own
  • Be in a quiet space without interruptions during the exam

Please be advised that due to the Awarding Organisation’s quality assurance process, whereby they review all footage of the Online exams to ensure appropriate conduct and compliance, there is a delay of up to 5 working days for confirming results. Sign off sheets WILL NOT be issued until these results have been approved and confirmed by the Awarding Organisation.