Professional Development

Fair Wear and Tear Standard - for the Contract Hire and Leasing Industry (Drivers, Cars and LCVs)

Course Description

Assessing the condition of a vehicle at the end of a lease or rental is fundamental to BVRLA members' business proposition.  This is a one day industry specific programme designed to teach industry professionals about the the concept of fair, wear and tear on vehicles that are returned at the end of a lease or rental. The 'BVRLA Fair Wear and Tear Standards' and BVRLA's Code of Conduct are explained in the context of what customers have a right to expect at the end of a rental, lease or finance agreement. 
open course dates location price*  

12 December 2018

Dates for 2019 to follow

Atlanta House, Sutton Coldfield £195 (Members)
£225 (Non-Members)

* All prices exclude VAT.
** Available with LCV and/or HGV specific content upon request. 
*** In-house course dates available upon request. ENQUIRE NOW!

Course length: 1 day (09.30 - 16.30)
Format: Classroom + Practical Inspection 
Delegates: Minimum 6, Maximum 8

Course Programme:
Designed by the BVRLA with the assistance of industry experts, and delivered by Manheim Inspection Services, the course aims to:
  • Understand what customers have a right to expect when a vehicle is returned to a BVRLA member after a lease or rental;
  • Develop an understanding of the BVRLA Fair Wear & Tear Standards;
  • Give staff confidence to professionally communicate with drivers, customers and fleet managers on return standards;
  • Practically inspect internally and externally a vehicle using the guidelines, with a standardised approach;
  • Identify potential repair methods available and their correct selection;

"Everyone  who works in the leasing & rental industry should attend this course!"

Booking Conditions:

For more information on cancellations, postponing and substitutions, visit the terms and conditions page

Who Should Attend?

Suitable for staff at all levels including Fleet Operators, Fleet Managers, Service Managers, Administrators, Drivers, Vehicle Inspectors or any other role who regularly discusses the condition of vehicles with consumers, either before, during or on termination of a vehicle rental or leasing contract.

FAQ and Revision Help

Contact BVRLA Training on 01494 545719 or email to register or for more information.