The first ever off-road test for HGV drivers conducted by a private firm is taking place on Monday (15 November) as part of the government’s plan to ease the driver shortage. Following a change in the law, the Driver CPC part 3 test will be split into two parts, with the off-road exercises now carried out by an approved training provider. The exercises include reverse manoeuvres, coupling and uncoupling and an ‘S’ shaped reverse into a bay. The DVSA will […]
Driver Hire is enabling existing HGV drivers to advance their career by helping them requalify up to a C+E licence.
The government has announced a sweeping review of the Driver CPC to ease the current labour shortage and encourage more people to return to the profession.
On November 15, the DVSA introduced changes to the vocational licence 3a & 3b test modules, so that approved training centres and accredited assessors can now undertake the reversing for part 3a of the test.