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Updated LGV Instructor course to help employers tackle driver shortage

Updated LGV Instructor course to help employers tackle driver shortage

The RTITB Instructor Academy has relaunched its LGV Instructor course, helping employers to address the driver shortage with highly skilled in-house trainers to upskill existing employees, retain existing drivers, and support recruitment programmes. “There is a national shortfall of 60,000+ LGV drivers* and an estimated 30,000 vocational driving test slots …

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Keep driver training at top speed, Logistics UK urges DVSA

KEEP DRIVER TESTING AT TOP SPEED, LOGISTICS UK URGES DVSA

The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) must maintain its rapid programme of vocational driver tests, according to business group Logistics UK, if it is to overcome the backlog of outstanding tests which threatens to derail the UK’s highly interconnected supply chain, due to a shortage of drivers. Speaking after …

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New LGV Assessor Qualification from NRI

New LGV Assessor Qualification from NRI

The National Register of LGV Instructors (NRI) has launched the first nationally recognised LGV Assessor qualification, acknowledging skill and providing new professional development opportunities. The new qualification, which has been rolled out since May 2019, enables successful candidates to join the NRI’s LGV Assessor Register for 5 years. On qualifying, …

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