Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Remote DCPC ‘should have a place in the long term’

Driver CPC (DCPC) training via remote means should have a place in the long term, according to a survey by RTITB of organisations that...

Novadata adds DCPC course on terrorism threat

Novadata has introduced a JAUPT-approved Driver CPC (DCPC) course called The Terrorist Threat and Driver Security. The module is suitable for coach and bus drivers...

Online DCPC training launched by FTA

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has launched e-DCPC, an online version of Driver CPC (DCPC) training. It says the courses will ensure that PSV...

SOE membership discounts offered

The Society of Operations Engineers (SOE) is offering membership discounts to individuals wishing to join at Member or Associate Member level until 29 February. The...

Bakers Dolphin: Twelve drivers graduate from academy

Back in 2018 Bakers Dolphin launched its own training programme in a bid to tackle the nationwide driver shortage. It is now reaping the...

IRTE Skills challenge celebrates 10th anniversary in 2020

IRTE Skills Challenge returns for 10th year anniversary of coach and bus technician and apprentice competition Winners awarded with prizes from Teng Tools...

Bus scheduling: What is the art behind it?

For some, bus scheduling seems like a dark art that is practiced in shadowy corners of the operator’s head office. Others may assume that...

DTS Anytime: PCV theory test revision for the digital age

Driving Test Success has produced PCV driver learning material for nine years. Its digital solution helps operators to address major issues in finding the...

FTA TM conferences off to good start

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) Transport Manager conference series starts on 26 September in Yeovil. It will be followed by 10 other dates around...

The school of better recruitment

Tyrers Coaches opened its new Driver Academy this time last year. Already, it has seen phenomenal success, with an impressive number of new recruits...

EV bus charging infrastructure: ‘Open it to others’, say suppliers

Opening battery-electric charging infrastructure in bus depots to other businesses that run electric vehicles “would help to accelerate the UK’s transition to low carbon...