FORS: Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme
The Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) is a voluntary accreditation scheme encompassing all aspects of safety, fuel efficiency, vehicle emissions and improved operations. FORS helps fleet operators to measure, monitor performance and alter their operations in order to demonstrate best practice. It is open to all fleet operators that operate in the UK, and to the organisations that award contracts to those operators.
To help raise industry standards and support continuous improvement, FORS has developed a variety of training opportunities for both managers and drivers. FORS training forms a vital step in helping your organisation to operate with greater awareness of safety, as well as providing the knowledge and tools to help your organisation perform more efficiently.
"What is FORS?" Briefings
Would you like to know what FORS is? Are you confused by the FORS Standards? Do you need to know what benefits FORS can offer you or your business? Then why not book your place at one of our National Events! simply click on the link at the top of the page to book your place
Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (DCPC)
FORS operators have unique access to FORS approved DCPC training, which is for any employee within your organisation requiring accreditation to become a professional driver.
Safe Urban Driving
The Safe Urban Driving course focuses on vulnerable road users, including cyclists. This is the first accredited course in the UK to include practical on-road cycle training for drivers, and it counts towards the 35 hours of DCPC training that lorry drivers need to complete every 5 years. Attending this course helps drivers become better equipped to manage and reduce risk to vulnerable road users as well as meeting the driver training requirement needed for FORS Silver accreditation.
FORS online driver training
FORS e-learning modules are designed to offer drivers concise, accessible training on subjects including road safety, cycle safety, fuel and parking and loading legally
Becoming a FORS Practitioner
FORS Practitioner is a series of nine workshops, open to all FORS accredited operators and covering all aspects of fleet management including managing work related road safety, safe and efficient fleet management, reducing fuel use and minimising fines and charges.
These workshops are available nationally and you can attend one or all of the workshops, in any order.
Once you have completed all nine workshops, you will achieve FORS Practitioner status. The nine workshops are designed to guide, educate and support you and your business helping you become safer, greener and more efficient.
Going for bronze
This workshop aims to support those who are looking to achieve FORS bronze. Whether you are preparing for your assessment for the first time or addressing issues raised at a previous assessment, this workshop is specifically designed to guide and support you through the process from registration to bronze accreditation.
To find out more details about all FORS training visit click on the Eventbrite button above, visit www.fors-online.org.uk, call 08448 09 09 44 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.