The new urban driver apprenticeship will attract a new generation of professional drivers into the industry by offering flexible working patterns and a better work-life balance, according to skills provider Seetec. Signed off in September and following on the heels of the HGV driver category C+E apprenticeship, the urban driver apprenticeship focuses on short-haul journeys in towns and cities that often do not require overnight routes. Seetec Outsource, which is now delivering the qualification, said this means it should attract […]
DHL Supply Chain has joined the Movement to Work scheme, which helps businesses train people aged 18-24.
The DVSA and JAUPT will take action against any driver or training provider that is found to repeat the same periodic training subjects as part of the Driver CPC.
The new apprenticeship levy will come into play on 6 April and will change the way the industry funds and trains its apprentices. Having led the industry’s bid for its own trailblazer apprenticeship, RHA deputy director of policy Colin Snape marks National Apprenticeship Week for Motortransport.co.uk by outlining the top five things operators need to know about the tax and how to use it.