A new logistics and supply chain training and research facility is coming to the Magna Park development in Lutterworth, Leicestershire. The Centre for Logistics Education and Research (CLEAR) will be launched this summer and aims to help the sector address key challenges as the UK moves towards economic recovery and renewed growth following the coronavirus pandemic. Developed through a partnership between industry and education, the centre will be based at Bittesby House in the Magna Park northern extension, eventually moving […]
Fraikin has launched a heavy vehicle apprenticeship programme to develop the next generation of HGV technicians.
A foundation degree and top-up BSc Hons in Transport and Supply Chain are now being offered at South West College in Northern Ireland, in a programme described as “the first of its kind”.
Urgent reforms of HGV driving training, tests and apprenticeships needed to solve skills crisis, warns Logistics UK
Logistics UK is calling for the government to urgently tackle the driver shortage crisis by providing financial support for HGV driver training, reforming the Apprenticeship Levy and prioritising HGV driver tests cancelled due to Covid restrictions.