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Practical Training Programmes:
The Light Vehicle Driver Evaluation©


Why do a Light Vehicle Driver Evaluation with TR Driver Training?

  • A vehicle used for work purposes is considered to be a Workplace - this programme assists employers in meeting their Workplace Safety obligations.

  • You will be professionally trained by qualified and experienced instructors.

  • Train at one of our nationwide facilities or your own venue.

TR Driver Training has developed this programme specifically for use with drivers of Corporate and Fleet vehicles.

Light Vehicle Driver Evaluation

Course Aim

This unique course is designed to:

    • Establish a benchmark for driver proficiency.
    • Improve driver awareness.
    • Encourage the development of safe driving practices.
    • Recommend corrective measures to improve driving performance.
    • Assist with meeting employer obligations under WorkSafe NZ Health and Safety regulations.
    • Identify potential savings in fleet operating costs through:
      • Routine driver inspection and maintenance of vehicles.
      • Compliance with legal requirements.
      • Instituting driving practices that reduce wear and tear.
      • Reducing insurance and crash/incident repair costs.
      • Creating improved public and client perception of delivery and company performance.
      • Providing a permanent, ongoing record of driver performance.

Course Structure and Content

This assessment is normally carried out over a set route. The route needs to reflect the environment that the driver normally operates in. The assessment includes coaching as required and on conclusion the driver is fully debriefed.

During the assessment a total of 17 driver performance sections are evaluated. Drivers are rated as either having "Achieved" or "Not Achieved" on each section. Each unsatisfactory section indicates a potential loss factor to your company/organisation.

A comprehensive report is provided to the client’s organisation.

Course Duration

This assessment will take approximately 1.5 hours, which includes coaching as required and on conclusion the driver is fully debriefed.

What is Excluded

Use of vehicle is not included (Vehicle can be provided at an additional cost if required)

Course Fees

  • Starting from $450 plus GST ($518 including GST) per person. Customised to client needs please contact us for more information.

This course is scheduled and tailored to your specific requirements.
Please use the "ENQUIRE NOW" button to contact us to arrange a session.



We’re happy to custom build a training programme to suit your needs. We can also run a private course at your premises (Minimum of 6 people).