For Managerial Staff

CoR for Managerial Staff





Kognent's CoR Training for Managerial Staff takes learners through all components of the Chain of Responsibility and individual responsibilities through a fundamentals and role specific course designed specifically for each managerial party.

This course is targeted to those learners that have been named in the Chain of Responsibility and hold a managerial role.

Courses available for

Operators, Employers, Loading Managers, Prime Contractors, Schedulers


For Managerial Staff

Educate Managerial staff on CoR legislation, their responsibilities, and safety systems required by law.

Legislation highlights that responsible parties for the safety of heavy vehicles spreads further than just driving activities.

Any role that has control or influence over transport related activities has obligations under the law. As controlling parties of the Chain of Responsibility, it is your duty to ensure systems and processes are in place to manage and educate parties, including your employees, within the CoR.

Kognent’s Chain of Responsibility Training courses for Managerial Staff focuses on the 5 parties within CoR that control and influence heavy vehicle safety. As Managerial Staff, your implementation of systems and control methods are vital to ensuring other parties in the CoR can carry out their responsibilities appropriately.

The Chain of Responsibility Training courses for Managerial Staff teaches all components of the Chain of Responsibility and through tailored individual courses, takes each party through their role specific responsibilities and obligations.

Course Structure

Module One: CoR Fundamentals

  1. What is CoR
  2. Target Areas
  3. Roles and Key Responsibilities
  4. Legislation, Breaches and Penalties
  5. Safety Risk Management
  6. Summary/Quiz

Module Two: Role-Specific Module

  1. Their Role
  2. The Importance of Their Role
  3. Role Responsibilities
  4. Penalties
  5. Safety Management Systems & Controls
  6. Application/Quiz

Learning Outcomes

After completion of this course you should be able to:

  • Explain the purpose and features of the Chain of Responsibility legislation.
  • Identify who under Chain of Responsibility laws can be held responsible.
  • Identify legislative requirements, breaches and penalties.
  • Understand the concept of “Reasonably Practicable”.
  • Understand the obligations under the HVNL of speed, fatigue, mass & dimension, load restraint and vehicle standards & maintenance.
  • Identify and report Chain of Responsibility Breaches.
  • Understand Safety Risk Management processes.
  • Understand roles and responsibilities in each stage of the Supply Chain.
  • Understand the definition of your role under HVNL.
  • Understand what tasks classify you as your role under HVNL.
  • Explain where your role fits in the Supply Chain.
  • Explain the responsibilities of your role.
  • Explain the CoR safety Target Areas you have influence over.
  • Understand the safety management systems that should be in place around CoR Target Areas.
  • Understand how to report breaches of the HVNL.

Simply select your training delivery method

We deliver our CoR training solutions in a number of ways to meet the needs of your organisation and get you setup and training faster.

Your LMS

Have you got your own organisation LMS? We can licence the course content for you to upload.

Able to be used across your organisation

Hosted on your LMS

SCORM packages ready for download

Responsive courses for desktop, tablet or phone

Perpetual or Yearly Licencing Available


Need a custom solution including branding, contextualisation, or custom assessment settings?

Organisation Branding

Contextualised Scenarios

Custom Text

Custom Images

Custom Assessment/ SCORM settings

Our Platform Provider

We utilise and recommend LearnSpud as our preferred platform provider. It simplifies the purchase process, sign up and delivery of training for small businesses right through to enterprise.

Features include:

Self-serve Organisation Portal

Create Team Groups

Branding (Logo + colours)

Organisational Reporting

Reminder notifications as training expires

Assign course seats to users via email or redemption code