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by the NFCC

Emergency response driver and instructor framework

Underpinning the Emergency Response Driver Fire Standard, this framework sets out the competencies and training requirements for emergency response drivers in fire and rescue services. 

It has been developed through the NFCC Driver Training Advisory Group (DTAG) in liaison with the Department for Transport and in response to the requirements of pending Section 19 of the Road Safety Act 2006. 

The content has been developed and tested by the services for the services. It has gone through a thorough and open consultation process to give all services the opportunity to contribute to its development. 

It is designed in modular way to provide flexibility for service when implementing.