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Introduction to ADR Initial Dangerous Goods Licence

At Viamaster Training, we offer comprehensive ADR Dangerous Goods Licence courses to provide you with the necessary knowledge and skills for safely handling dangerous goods. As an SQA Accredited Centre for ADR Training Courses and members of the National Goods Training Consortium, we ensure high-quality training that meets industry standards.

To become a certified expert in road transportation of dangerous goods enrol on our program to be equipped with the skills and knowledge required for strict industry compliance and offers career-enhancing opportunities. Join us to gain your ADR license and an in-depth understanding of safety and emergency response.


ADR Initial Licence

Core, Packs/Tanks & all 7 Classes


Duration: 3.5 days
Qualification: ADR Licences

Designed for:

  • Participants learn about the regulatory requirements, emergency procedures, and risk management associated with handling hazardous substances, ensuring compliance with ADR regulations.
Cost (Training at Our Premises)

£310+VAT per Person

  • Transporting dangerous goods by road requires specialized skills backed by legal mandates. Viamaster Training offers the ADR Initial Licence Course, a comprehensive program designed to empower professionals in this niche industry. This course ensures your operations are fully compliant with industry standards and regulations, culminating in the prestigious ADR license, sanctioned by the SQA, the official awarding body.

    ADR Initial Courses:

    Our ADR  courses are designed to provide you with solid skills in handling dangerous goods. Depending on the ADR licence required, the duration of the courses may vary.

    • ADR Full Licence – Core, Packs, Tanks, and 7 Classes & Exams: This comprehensive 5-day course covers core topics, packs, tanks, and all 7 classes of dangerous goods.
    • ADR Initial – Core, Packs OR Tanks, and 7 Classes & Exams: This 4-day course focuses on either packs or tanks, along with the 7 classes of dangerous goods.

    We also offer bespoke ADR courses tailored to your specific requirements. For example, we can provide a 2 or 3-day course that combines the ADR Initial Core, Packs, and one specific class. Please contact us to discuss your bespoke requirements and to obtain pricing information. Our ADR Initial courses can contribute up to 14 hours towards your Driver CPC. As per the updated rules by JAUPT, you are responsible for registering your own ADR CPC hours. We provide JAUPT Approved Certificates and instructions on how to claim the CPC hours. Please note that drivers are responsible for paying the upload fee to JAUPT when registering.


  • Our course delivers a deep understanding of:

    • ADR regulations and requirements.
    • Proper handling, packaging, and transportation of dangerous goods.
    • Emergency response procedures in case of incidents involving hazardous materials.


    • Equip individuals with the knowledge and skills required to safely transport dangerous goods by road.
    • Provide in-depth training in various ADR modules, including Core, Packaged, Tanks, and classes 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, and 9.
    • Foster compliance with ADR stipulations and promote safety in hazardous material handling.
    • The ADR Training is designed for drivers who transport dangerous goods by road, as well as employees who are involved in the handling, storage, and transportation of dangerous goods.
    • This course is mandatory for drivers of vehicles that exceed certain weight and volume thresholds and is also recommended for those who transport smaller quantities of hazardous materials.
    • Professionals seeking to refresh their ADR competencies.
    • Team members engaged in warehousing, management, and transit of hazardous materials.
  • Connect: Initiate your ADR journey by calling Viamaster Training at 0113 307 6575, dropping us an email at, or completing the online form.

    Secure Your Spot: Once all prerequisites are satisfied, finalise your enrolment by processing the payment.

    • Expertise: Leverage insights from our expert instructors, each bringing their industry experience to each lesson.
    • Accreditations: Our status as an SQA Accredited Centre ensures training meets industry benchmarks.
    • Adaptable Learning: With myriad durations and modules up for grabs, our course aligns with your unique needs.
Interest Free Payment Plans Available Upon Request

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