As and SQA approved centre we are accredited to deliver ADR training in the carriage of dangerous goods by road.
Drivers of vehicles carrying dangerous goods in tanks and/or in packages must hold an ADR vocational licence.
An ADR licence issued by the DVLA is valid for 5 years.
The Scottish Qualification Authority (SQA) are the appointed body for the department of transport and they are responsible for all related matters, including marking and issuing the results. There will be a gap between sitting the exams and the licence being issued.
Candidates taking the ADR must sit core module and either tanker or packages, with at least one class.The duration of the course will depend on the classes taken and could range from 3 to 5 days.
Classes of dangerous goods:
Class 2 Gases
Class 3 Flammable Liquids
Class 4 Flammable Substances
Class 5 Oxidising Agents& Organic Peroxides
Class 6 Toxic & Infectious Substances
Class 8 Corrosives
Class 9 Miscellaneous Substances