Driving a truck or bus in southern Africa is a dangerous occupation, and raising the standards of driver training is vital to reducing the high death toll from road traffic accidents. UK overseas development charity Transaid is playing a major role in developing effective HGV and PSV driver training in Tanzania, Zambia and Uganda, and is now looking to roll the programme out to more countries including the Democratic Republic of Congo. A delegation of UK partners and ambassadors, led […]
The Large Goods Vehicle Driver apprenticeship could soon include category C+E after hundreds of hauliers backed the suggestion in an official survey aimed at gauging industry support for its inclusion.
DHL Supply Chain has joined the Movement to Work scheme, which helps businesses train people aged 18-24.
An apprentice truck driver, part of the initial cohort of Co-op’s all-new professional driver programme, has beaten nearly 320 drivers to be the top-performer at the company’s Castlewood distribution centre, despite acquiring his licence with SP Training just three months ago.