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Christmas Driver Shortage

CHRISTMAS DRIVER SHORTAGE Good Afternoon all drivers, it’s been a while since we have posted but I feel it is now the best time to remind you all of the recruitment drives of the Christmas season. Throughout the year employment within the HGV industry usually, fluctuates between 30,000 & 40,000 approximately. If you didn’t know […]

Young drivers coming into the industry;

A common question asked by many of our younger drivers is, ”am I old enough to work as an HGV driver?” …The simple answer to this is YES. Over the past few years of training we have achieved the goals of under 21 year olds throughout the UK & will continue to support anyone looking […]

Ed’s Blog – The Driver CPC

Certificate of professional competence (The Driver CPC) This week at The LGV Training Company, we have decided to look into the two types of CPC & the options that you have going forward for employment. The Driver CPC is ONLY required if you are looking to drive an HGV / LGV for financial gain (being paid to […]


Week 14, 2015 of Jamie’s Blog. Thanks for the intro Ed! This week we are looking at the vast amount of work available to the different types of LGV/HGV drivers in this industry. As Ed stated last week we take great care in your recruitment needs after signing up with The LGV Training Company. As […]

HGV Training in the UK

Week 13, 2015 of Ed’s Blog So, The LGV Training Company have been going for over 5 years. We offer HGV training in the UK in over 45 different Locations. Being the UK’s Largest HGV & LGV training company we offer; Category C1 training Category C1+E Training Category C training Category C+E training Category D1 […]

What is the Driver CPC?

The Driver CPC (Certificate of Professional Competence) was brought in to effect back in 2009 to improve the skills of newly qualified HGV/PCV drivers across Europe and was introduced to help reduce the amount of traffic accidents involving professional drivers. Who needs it? The CPC qualification still remains somewhat of a minefield for newly qualified […]

The LGV Training Company Reviews: Problem Solver Adam!

Adam my main contact was very helpful , friendly and i think went the extra miles and miles to solve any problems that happen on my journey to gain my Licence . Thanks Adam . P.s he should get a raise . Michael F The LGV Training Company helped Michael to achieve his dream of […]

Keep on trucking with Coca-Cola’s Xmas truck!

The famous Coca-Cola Christmas truck is on its way around the country!   We’ve researched the areas the Coca-Cola Christmas truck is visiting to discover ‘Kindness Hotspots‘ – the good deeds and kind acts the people of Britain are doing for each other.   Come to your nearest event to have your photo taken with […]

Calculate your Skills for Logistics

Launched by Skills for Logistics in March 2013, the Skills Calculator has already received over 5,000 web hits, whilst boasting a social media presence of over 500 LinkedIn group members. This free and easy-to-use web tool provides insights into the financial benefits of investing in workplace skills and career development throughout the UK Logistics Sector. Using this […]


Location: Berkshire Employer:  Simple Recrutment Services   Simple Recruitment Services are currently looking for HGV Class 1 drivers for on-going contracts in Thatcham. The Role:     Good rates Flexible working hours Large & prestigious client Various shifts available A mixture of trunking and stores Excellent xmas bonus – £10ph extra!! The Person:  Well-presented and conscientious HGV Class […]