Driver Safety - Fire Safety - Health & Safety
Based in Waterford, Preferential Safety offer a number of crucial services Nationwide.
ESDS Driver Training
The aim of ESDS is to create, promote and maintain a culture of safe and responsible driving for those behind the wheel of any emergency services vehicle.
The rigid truck lessons can equip drivers with the crucial skills and level of knowledge needed by those wishing to have a career in the driving of HGV’s.
Paddy Russell of Preferential Safety has decades of experience in providing a comprehensive range of safety courses ideal for use in many commercial environments.
4X4 Severe Weather Training
This training course is aimed at voluntary and statutory emergency services to ensure safe driving in off road terrain during hazardous weather conditions.
Driver CPC Training
Preferential Safety offer the highest standard of driver CPC training to clients in Waterford and in the surrounding areas. To schedule a driver CPC course please get in contact with our customer service team today.
For professional drivers all over Waterford and the surrounding areas, Preferential Safety host transport manager CPC Courses in preparation for the Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport exams.
Motor Cycle Lessons
Jeep & Trailer Lessons
C1 Light Truck/ambulance lessons
Rigid Truck Lessons
Articulated Truck Lessons
ESDS Driver Training
RoSPA Advanced Driving Training
4x4 Operator Training (LANTRA Award)
Winch Operator Training (LANTRA Award)
Advanced Driving & 4x4 Severe Weather Training
Load securing Training
Driving for Work Driver Assessments
Fire Extinguisher Training
Emergency Response Team Training
Emergency Services Driver Training
Abrasive Wheels Training
Breathing Apparatus Training
Manual Handling Training
Compliance Basis Training
Preferential Safety was founded and is run by Paddy Russell. Paddy is an experienced emergency services driver and instructor who holds a RoSPA International Diploma in Advanced Driving Instruction. Paddy previously worked in the fire service for 38 years, working as a station officer and training officer in Waterford Fire Station. Upon retirement from the fire service in 2014, Paddy decided to focus on his passion for driver safety by establishing Preferential Safety. For 12 years, Paddy had been providing an experienced, reliable service across Waterford and nationwide.