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Government and logistics sector launch recr...

Aug 12, 2022Comments off

The Government and the logistics industry have launched a new recruitment campaign to help boost recruitment across the sector. The new Generation Logistics campaign aims to tackle

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Government funds HGV driver training progra...

Jun 23, 2022Comments off

The Government will provide £100,000 in funding to get more veterans in HGV driving roles, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster Steve Barclay has announced

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Palletways member invests £10k in HGV trai...

Feb 24, 2022Comments off

Speed Welshpool, a member of the Palletways UK network, has invested thousands of pounds in the launch of an academy in a quest to help

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Driver Academy Group urge candidates to sig...

Jan 20, 2022Comments off

The Driver Academy Group, a consortium led by HGV training specialist HGVC, is urging candidates to apply for its Government-funded HGV driver training courses, with

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Driver Academy Group to lead government HGV...

Dec 13, 2021Comments off

The Driver Academy Group, a consortium led by HGV training specialist HGVC, and comprising workforce solutions group Manpower and trade body Logistics UK, has won

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Update on changes to HGV and bus driving te...

Nov 18, 2021Comments off

The Driver and Vehicles Standards Agency  (DVSA) is advising that the Driver CPC part 3 test is being split into two separate parts. Learner drivers

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Peter Smythe Transport Training offers firs...

Nov 15, 2021Comments off

The first ever off-road test for HGV drivers conducted by a private firm is taking place on today (Monday 15 November) as part of the

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5 ways to upskill your drivers

Nov 02, 2021Comments off

Upskilling your drivers is important for numerous reasons. Road transport is a heavily regulated industry so there are naturally several mandatory training requirements, depending on

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PML offers to fund HGV driver training

Oct 11, 2021Comments off

PML is taking action to address the current acute shortage of HGV drivers in the UK. The world-class logistics and supply chain solutions provider is

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Tailgating road accidents halve in five yea...

Nov 26, 2020Comments off

The number of reported road accidents when tailgating another vehicle was a contributory factor has almost halved in just five years, according to analysis by