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What are the Benefits of FORS training?

Thursday 21st March 2019
Just Training

Whether you operate a fleet of vehicles yourself or are an organisation that awards contracts to fleet vehicles, getting accredited under the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (otherwise known as FORS) can provide a major boost to your business. Accreditation is available for operators of coaches, lorries, mini-buses, vans, and other commercial vehicles, and demonstrates a commitment to improving efficiency and safety among fleet vehicles and their drivers. Why seek out FORS training? Whether you're hoping to attain FORS Bronze accreditation or FORS Silver accreditation, it is a group that it is worth being recognised by. As part of the scheme, you and your staff will be trained to improve road safety, increase fuel efficiency and reduce fuel emissions, reduce incidences of charges and fines to your fleet vehicles, and gain greater insight to the fleet vehicle industry. FORS accreditation shows that your company is committed to reducing its carbon footprint and reducing the…

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The funniest email I have ever received !

Tuesday 29th January 2019

It was about to snow, my desk is awash with paperwork, and then this drops in my email box. Truly the funniest email I have ever had............. "Please, I need your help, let me inform you of my desire to enter into business relations with you, I am Miss Emily Charlotte, 22 years old daughter of the deceased gentleman and Mrs. Gerald Emily. My father was a very rich cocoa trader on an ivory-colored coast, the economic capital of Abidjan. My father was poisoned by his business partners on one of his field trips during a business trip My mother died when I was a…

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J & G Vesty Haulage return for more CPC

Friday 25th January 2019
Andrea Speak

20 drivers from J&G Vesty Haulage will be attending our training centre tomorrow, to complete further Driver CPC Training with us. Following on from their previous FORS course, they have now chosen to return to complete our famous Driver Healthy Lifestyle course. The drivers will learn how to rustle up a nutritious simple meal using a pressure cooker to reduce cooking time, and save on the washing up! Tomorrow we are going to be cooking Roast Beef, carrots, parsnips and potatoes in a one pot meal. Drivers will participate in tasting healthy nibbles, tasting non-alcoholic beer, working out alcohol wash-out times and trying to fathom The Beer Goggle Challenge. A healthy Buffet lunch will also be provided. If you want to have more fun and learn more useful skills on your Driver CPC Courses, then come along to our training centre, and join in the fun with our great team of instructors.

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Canine Partners - A worthy charity to support

Thursday 20th December 2018
Andrea Speak

Every year, Just Training makes a Christmas donation to a UK based charity, instead of sending out Christmas cards and buying customer presents. We are very particular about the charities we support as well, so we make sure there are no CEOs on massive salaries, no staff driving around in Tesla cars, and no glossy marketing or cold calling activities. We want our donations to do what they are meant to do, and…

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First Aid Training in Leicester

Tuesday 4th December 2018
Just Training

As proud providers of the best first aid training that Leicester has to offer, we understand how important it is that our customers receive a quality service. We deliver first aid courses that Leicester businesses have…

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What Are Periodic CPC Training Courses and Why are they Necessary?

Tuesday 27th November 2018

CPC training is an essential part of being a professional driver, and requires both LGV and PCV Drivers to complete 35 hours of classroom based training in each 5 year period to maintain your Driver Qualification Card status. Our range of competitively priced modules, covering both LGV and PCV drivers, delivered…

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Cobley Transport - The Compendium of Driving

Wednesday 17th October 2018

80 Drivers from Cobley Transport have just completed their 2018 Driver CPC Training Programme with us taking part in two of our 3.5 hour modules this time. All 80 drivers have completed the Driver Compendium and Protecting Vulnerable Road User (Theory) modules to keep their Driver CPC Training up to date, ready for the 2019 run out.

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Transol Logistics Coventry - Driver CPC

Wednesday 17th October 2018

Transol logistics have booked 20 drivers on to our Vehicle Fire Training course as part of their Driver CPC Training Programme. Their drivers will take part in classroom and yard based training which will see them learn about how large vehicle fires start, the dangers of charging devices in the lorry cabs, and why walkaround checks can prevent lorry fires from starting in the first place. Drivers will all take part in a real fire fighting exercise using our specialist Fire Training Trays and have a go at putting out a fire using basic fire fighting equipment. We are very much looking forward to supporting Transol's Driver CPC training programme.

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Lakeside Logistics - FORS Silver

Wednesday 17th October 2018

Pete Stanyard of Lakeside Logistics has chosen Just Training to deliver FORS Protecting Vulnerable Road User on-cycle training to his fleet of drivers and we are very much looking forward to working with him, on such an important part of his Driver CPC Training programme.

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A E Faulks go for FORS Silver

Wednesday 17th October 2018

A E Faulks of Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire have chosen Just Training to provide their FORS Silver Protecting Vulnerable Road User (SUD Equivalent) training to maintain their FORS Silver approval rating. We are delighted to have been selected to deliver this incredibly important training for the Faulks fleet of drivers, which will enable them to gain 7 hours of Driver CPC training as well as achieving the required standard for FORS Silver Approved status. We look forward to working with A E Faulks and delivering some great Driver CPC training.

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FORS Silver for Sutton Tankers

Wednesday 17th October 2018

We are immensely proud to have been selected by Suttons Tankers of Ellesmere Port, to be the provider of their FORS Protecting Vulnerable Road Users Course in line with WRRR. This week saw our FORS Trainers, Michelle, Martin and Neil begin a programme of classroom and on-cycle training for 31 drivers…

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J&G Vesty Vote us THE BEST CPC EVER!

Wednesday 23rd May 2018

Gary Vesty, Director of J&G Vesty has congratulated us on providing 24 of his drivers with THE BEST CPC COURSE EVER! In his opinion. Gary praised the staff at Just Training…

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Cobley Transport return for more CPC Training

Monday 21st May 2018

Cobley Transport have been true to their word, and have returned to us to book further CPC Modules for their driver training. This time Cobleys have chosen our Compendium of Driving module, to take the opportunity to refresh their drivers skills across a mixture of subject areas and have booked all 80 drivers on Saturday courses with us. We look forward to welcoming them back

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Ashstead Plant Hire train with us

Monday 21st May 2018

We were once again delighted to be able to support A-Plant with their training requirements, when they contacted us to enquire about having a group course at their Chesterfield…

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FORS Protecting Vulnerable Road Users

Monday 21st May 2018

Late last year we joined the FORS Association and gained approval from Transport for London to have our own existing Driver CPC Course in Protecting Vulnerable Road Users approved as meeting the requirements of WRRR for FORS silver level. Since then we have been working hard to get our course up and running, in a way that offered an exceptional level of service, and an enjoyable days training, and…

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