HGV Training Courses

In this article, we explain all about HGV training courses, including what to expect, how to prepare, and most importantly, how to ensure you get the best training for your money. This article is broken down into easy-to-understand sections and should cover any questions you may have about HGV training. Finding the best HGV training […]

The HGV Driver Shortage

At the time of writing, the HGV driver shortage is featuring heavily in the national press. Now, let’s be clear, this is not a new subject of discussion: the topic of HGV driver shortages has been around for many years, but in these unusual times it appears the demand for HGV drivers is greater than […]

HGV licence – what is it? [Complete guide]

What is an HGV licence? An HGV licence (officially known as an LGV licence) allows the holder to drive a variety of lorries. The term HGV, which stands for Heavy Goods Vehicles, has now officially been replaced by LGV (Large Goods Vehicle). However, many people still use the term ‘HGV’. There are two main types […]

What should your Driver CPC cost?

When we’re asked the question “What should my Driver CPC cost?”, the first response is always: “it depends on which type of Driver CPC you need.” Are you a new HGV/PCV driver, or have you held your licence for a number of years? If you’re a new driver, when did you pass your car test? […]

Best HGV theory software and apps

In order to be able to get an HGV licence, you must first pass your theory tests. These tests are similar to those that car drivers take before their driving test, but with added questions more relevant to the subject. For this reason, you should consider practicing using specialised HGV theory questions. In this article, […]

HGV Training Prices

This guide will help you understand HGV training prices so you know what to look for when booking. There are a few stages involved with getting your HGV licence and it’s useful to know how much each part should cost so you know you’re not getting caught out. All-in, an HGV training course should cost […]

Five myths about HGV training courses

The HGV training industry can be a confusing place for a newcomer. There are many companies offering HGV training courses with different prices and options. But which one is best? How long does it take to train, and how does an 8 speed gearbox work? Our aim is to ensure new HGV drivers are equipped […]

How much does HGV training cost?

If you’re considering becoming an HGV driver, you may have already discovered the minefield of information available on the internet about the subject. As the industry’s impartial advice provider, one of the most common questions we get asked is: “how much does HGV training cost?” In general, HGV training courses cost between £1000 and £2500 […]

Avail – the app for HGV driving jobs

For a long time the road haulage industry has struggled to attract young talent. With the average age of a lorry driver in the UK currently at around 55, there is clearly room for some fresh faces – not only in the driving seat but throughout the sector as a whole. Fortunately, in the last […]

The 10 Best HGV Test Centre Pass Rates

Everyone who’s ever passed a driving test can remember the incredible relief at hearing those magic words “I’m pleased to tell you you’ve passed.” For many people taking HGV tests, hearing these words often means a new career awaits too, which further increases the significance. But where in the UK would you statistically be most […]

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