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What Makes DriveWise Training Effective

Like many other companies, at Driver Hire Training – in normal times! – we deliver training in many different ways. Our most diverse range of training services comes under our DriveWise banner, where we offer in-vehicle, classroom-based and online services. ...

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Meet the Trainer – Scott Boyd

Scott is one of several highly experienced trainers who now deliver Driver CPC training online, in our virtual classroom. A Grade A driving instructor and fleet trainer, Scott has found online training to be a brilliant experience. Here, he shares...

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Surveys show fantastic approval rates for training

We believe that good training is vital to improving driving standards, but we also believe that spending money on a course should be a worthwhile investment, not just a way of meeting a legal obligation. Over many years, Driver Hire...

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Driver CPC extensions begin to lapse

Earlier in the year, in response to the Coronavirus crisis, the Government announced a 7-month extension to DQC cards that were due to expire. That extension has now ended for any cards that were originally valid to the end of...

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In the Spotlight: Steve Dethick

We pride ourselves on delivering first-class training to busy transport businesses and individual drivers looking to advance their professional development. We’re able to achieve this thanks to the experience, knowledge and dedication of our team. Meet Steve Dethick, our National...

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Changes to EU Drivers’ Hours regulations

A number of updates have been made to the EU Drivers’ Hours regulations and come in to force today. These include: A requirement for drivers working on assignments abroad to ‘return home’ every 4 weeks A ban on drivers taking...

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Upward trend in cargo crime continues

UK remains top of the European countries list for cargo crime, with nearly all crimes targeted at trucks. Recent research shows that a staggering 79% of all European cargo thefts are carried out in the UK. The data collated by...

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Is online Driver CPC Training the future?

A day in the life of Pete Stevens, CPC Trainer for Driver Hire Training Ever since the introduction of Driver CPC training over 10 years ago, many people have asked why the training could not be delivered online. But until...

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Driver Hire’s OLAT course now counts towards CPC

If your business is looking to protect your O-Licence, whilst getting some Driver CPC training hours under your belt, Driver Hire Training’s Operator Licence Awareness Training (OLAT) course ticks both boxes. The course became a brand new Driver CPC course...

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Driver CPC requirement temporary changes

The Department for Transport have stated that it may be difficult for drivers to complete the required Driver CPC training during the COVID-19 outbreak. In response, they have announced temporary changes in professional driver qualification requirements for those who cannot...

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DriveWise launches online training courses

The Coronavirus pandemic has created a unique situation for all of us. Government guidelines on social distancing has meant face-to-face training courses have had to be cancelled or postponed, and we understand our customers' concerns around the impact COVID-19 may...

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New Transport Manager courses introduced

Driver Hire Training is established as one of the UK's leading providers of Driver CPC training, and we are proud of the high customer satisfaction scores that we achieve. These scores reflect both the quality of the resources and the...

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Driver Risk Management – Getting It Right

Imagine this: your peaceful evening is shattered by a call from the Sales Director – one of the team has been in an accident coming home from a late meeting. The car’s probably a write-off and the driver is on...

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Making Driver CPC easy

We’ve recently gone through the second 5-year Driver CPC ‘deadline’ and for many people, it was another rush to get every driver trained. Driver Hire Training saw a doubling of courses compared with last year, which suggests that not everyone...

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