The shortage of skilled drivers continues to be the major concern for senior professionals in road haulage and logistics businesses throughout the UK, according to the findings of a major study published at the CV Show this week. According to the findings of the Asset Alliance Industry Monitor, in association with Motor Transport, some 57% of MDs, chief executives, business owners and senior managers believe that the lack of skilled drivers is the biggest concern for the future of road […]
Scania and SP Training have begun offering a national HGV driver training programme.
Lancashire tipper operator Gerrard’s of Swinton has opened a new training centre to expand its capacity to train ex-services personnel as HGV drivers.
Birmingham-based PGS Global Logistics is growing its own talent pool through a driver recruitment campaign dubbed “Not Your Average Joe’ which aims to attract younger candidates to train as HGV drivers.