The long-awaited driver apprenticeship standard for Cat C+E licences is due to be published this summer, according to the FTA. It said its approval and rollout couldn’t come quickly enough in an industry plagued with skills shortages in recent years. The new standard should give operators the opportunity to draw down from the Levy fund and help them meet their employment and training demands. It follows widespread criticism that the current HGV driver apprenticeship standard was not fit for purpose […]
Walkers Transport will welcome two new staff members to its Manchester depot next month after putting them through their apprenticeship qualifications.
The Supply Chain Academy has launched a work-based degree-level apprenticeship in supply chain management in partnership with Leeds Trinity University.
A guide to brake testing for operators struggling to understand their reports has been produced to cut through “engineering jargon”.