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OPTIFUEL ACADEMY

RENAULT TRUCKS OPTIFUEL ACADEMY

Knowing and understanding your equipment is important in any trade, and in transportation it is vital that your drivers know how to operate their vehicles properly in order to maximise safety, fuel efficiency and reduce the likelihood of unplanned stops. At Renault Trucks, we run two courses that help your drivers learn their vehicle inside-and-out in order to get the very best out of it.

To make a booking please email: info.cpcdrivertraining@renault-trucks.com

Optifuel Academy

OPTI-DRIVE

This one-day course provides a basic introduction to the Opti-Drive transmission - Renault Truck’s revolutionary gear changing system.
Drivers will also be given practical advice and physical training on efficient driving, specifically related to their type of transport operation, whether this is long-haul, off road or distribution - by improving the skill of your drivers, you can maximise the efficiency of your vehicle’s, ensure productivity and ultimately save on your bottom line costs.


COURSE CONTENT

  • An external walk round of the vehicle
  • An internal introduction to the vehicle
  • An introduction to all the instruments & controls
  • Opti-Drive training
  • An assessment drive to determine the delegates driving skills
  • A second drive to enable the delegate to practice new driving techniques



COURSE DETAILS

  • Course Name: Opti-Drive
  • Course Reference: CRS10593/89
  • Course Length: 1 day
  • CPC Hours: 7 hours
  • Training Method: Classroom/Truck


7 CPC HOURS

BENEFITS

  • Better utilisation of the vehicle
  • Lower fuel and maintenance costs
  • Reduced stress and fatigue
  • Increased safety and a lower risk of injury
  • Lower environmental impact

 

 


 

VEHICLE FAMILIARISATION

As a follow on to the Opti-Drive Training course*, which primarily focuses on the vehicle’s transmission, this course teaches your drivers more about the whole vehicle and specifically ways to improve fuel economy. The core content contains both classroom and practical activities as well as an opportunity for drivers to take an extended drive in a vehicle. This will enable them to practise new skills and techniques that, if applied correctly, can significantly improve fuel efficiency whilst making a noticeable difference to your operating costs.


COURSE CONTENT

  • External walk round of the vehicle
  • Internal introduction to the vehicle
  • Opti-Drive transmission training*
  • Presentation and discussion of the theories behind fuel economy and Opti-Drive*
  • Basic tachograph introduction
  • An extended drive which includes opportunity to practice the new techniques
  • Defensive driving techniques

 

COURSE DETAILS

  • Course Name: Vehicle Familiarisation
  • Course Reference: CRS10592/89
  • Course Length: 1 day
  • CPC Hours: 7 hours
  • Training Method: Classroom/Truck

* Pre-requisite course: Opti-Drive Training

7 CPC HOURS

BENEFITS

  • Better utilisation of the vehicle
  • Lower fuel and maintenance costs
  • Reduced stress and fatigue
  • Increased safety and a lower risk of injury
  • Reduce environmental impact
  • Defensive driving ability