Walkers Transport is tackling the driver employment crisis by launching a ‘Warehouse to wheels’ scheme, which gives aspiring drivers a route into full-time careers. The fully-funded, two-year course with an optional third year covers all areas of warehousing and transport and gives the next generation of drivers the opportunity to earn while they learn. The starting salary is £18,000 and this rises for each year successfully completed to a post-scheme salary of £28,000. The optional final year sees all learners […]
Fagan & Whalley is attempting to resolve its driver recruitment problems by launching a training programme that relies on 3.5-tonne Isuzu Grafters.
The Covid-19 pandemic has made staff training a number one priority for logistics firms to ensure operations continue seamlessly and employees and customers remain safe.
HGV driver candidates are now being offered virtual reality (VR) technology to help them pass their test and get behind the wheel quicker.