Fundamentals of CoR





Kognent's Chain of Responsibility Fundamentals course is designed to give learners an in-depth knowledge and understanding of the Chain of Responsibility Laws.

This course is targeted to those learners requiring an in-depth understanding of the of the Chain of Responsibility Laws - typically from supervisor level and upwards.

Suitable for

Other staff that require in-depth general CoR training.



In-depth look at CoR legislation and the systems businesses must have in place to comply with the HVNL.

There are specific requirements by law which must be implemented into any area which handles, controls, or deals with Heavy Vehicles.

These requirements, such as management systems and controls must be dealt with through all elements highlighted in the Chain of Responsibility laws.

Kognent's Chain of Responsibility Fundamentals Course is designed to deliver in-depth knowledge of all components within CoR and the systems which must be in place to comply with Chain of Responsibility laws.

Course Structure

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

Learning Outcomes

After completion of this course learners 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.

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