digital tachograph tutorial for HGV Drivers
How to use digital tachograph, a tacho card tutorial with tachograph simulator. Using tacho card, tachograph symbols, digital tachograph error codes.

Digital tachograph tutorial, tacho simulator

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Tacho tutorial start page Introduction to the Digital Tachograph What the buttons mean Cab guide. Print out. Digital Tachograph symbol reference sheet Digital Tachograph Print Out Digital Tachograph Error Codes

The Digital Tachograph is a sophisticated cab device that records driving time, breaks and stops, activities, vehicle or Driver changes, etc., to a chipped card.

Digital tachograph tutorial now available at:

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This site provides a tachograph tutorial using the Siemens Digital Tachograph
Tutorial covers tachograph display, controls and use of tacho card.
Pages dealing with layout, usage, symbols, print outs, etc., have printable versions.
There is also an interactive, tachograph simulator covering the basics of operation.
Information about manuals, CD Roms, and electronic simulators.
Links on main page below become live after log in.
The Digital Tachograph records driving time, breaks and stops, activities, vehicle or Driver changes, etc.
Introduction to the Digital Tacho
About the digital tachograph. What it records. Warnings. Additional tasks
Digital Tachograph Menu Functions.
More training aids
Digital Tachograph Simulator
Just put a card in, and go..
A simple, interactive Digital Tachograph tutorial.
Click button to start..
Non Pop Up version
Printable Pages
Layout Card Usage Print Out
Driver's Hours Tacho Symbols
  Get your tacho card here:
0870 850 1074
Digital Tachograph Reference Sheets
CLICK - Digital Tachograph  layout CLICK - Digital Tachograph  Print Out
Labeled diagram. Buttons, etc.
Labeled diagram of tachograph print out.
UTC time explained. Time differences.
About UTC.
Setting local time.
Tacho Tutorial
UTC   21:44
CLICK - Digital Tachograph: Using the card CLICK for Digital Tachograph Symbols
Illustrated sequence of events & actions.
Essential cab guide.
Digital Tachograph Symbols
Digital Tachograph Error Codes
Digital Tachograph Error Codes are in fact. 'messages' preceded by pictograms.
Security Breach Codes however, are in number format. More..

If the Digital Tachograph does not work, or your card is rejected:
You must keep a record of work using the back of the printout paper.
Tutorial and reference materials are based upon best available information at this time.
Please advise of any errors. Thank you.
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