RTITB Survey Reveals Drivers Positive Towards Driver CPC


Author : Molokini

A recent survey of more than 800 LGV drivers by RTITB, the UKs leading Driver CPC consortium, has shown that the majority of those surveyed (74 per cent) do not feel Driver CPC has had a negative impact on the industry. 

The research, conducted earlier in 2016, also showed that one third of drivers agree that the introduction of Driver CPC has been a good thing, and only 24 per cent stated that Driver CPC training requirements would affect the likelihood of them remaining in the industry.  

“It’s a shame when I hear that some LGV drivers are still unconvinced by Driver CPC and I sometimes see research that reflect this. Our survey was conducted with drivers which attended RTITB training so I hope that the positivity in the results reflects the professionalism and quality of our courses,” says Laura Nelson, Managing Director for RTITB. 

Laura continues “In light of the current shortage of skilled drivers it is a worry that continued professional development isn’t yet convincing drivers to remain within the profession in the future. We believe that driving is an extremely skilled profession and design our Driver CPC courses with this in mind.”

Driver CPC from RTITB, enables training providers and employers to create Driver CPC courses, uniquely tailored to their customer and business needs.  The RTITB CourseBuilder library currently covers 110 topics all of which aim to improve driver behaviour and are delivered through a wide selection of highly engaging and interactive sessions. To optimise driver attention and engagement, no session lasts longer than 35 minutes and each session can be delivered in a variety of ways including quizzes, video led discussion, working party style discussions and case study based learning.

“We hope that we can continue to help more drivers see Driver CPC as a positive part of a very important industry,” says Laura. “Treating drivers as professionals and delivering Driver CPC courses that improve both skill and career development are key to changing the perceptions about our industry.”

To find out more about RTITB Master Driver CPC Periodic Training, visit www.rtitb.co.uk or call them on +44(0)1952 520200.

 

Latest Client News

Cool contract for Broadland...

01/01/1970

Broadland Radiators has built two giant, custom-made, radiators to help cool generator sets destined for the Culzean gas field in the North Sea.

EU emissions regulations...

//

Pyroban reports that the emissions regulations (EU 97/68/EC* Directive) have been amended to support the special application of diesel engines, such as those in forklifts, used in potentially explosive atmospheres, where safety is paramount.

IDEAL Networks announces...

//10/01/2017

IDEAL Networks has extended its reach in Asia with the opening of a new IDEAL INDUSTRIES office in Shanghai, China.

Hyster Forklifts Overcome...

//04/01/2017

Stuttgart-based logistics company Agility has replaced its fleet of electric trucks with new Hyster® H1.8FT LPG forklifts, enabling the company to increase handling capacity and extend service intervals in the growing automotive logistics area of the business.

New Ownership for Broadland...

01/04/2017

Norwich (UK) firm, Broadland Radiators, which supplies the oil and gas industry with engine radiators, has undergone a management buyout (MBO).

Staley Technologies cuts...

//

Network installation and support company Staley Technologies has cut the cost of equipping their fleet by 68% by purchasing a combination of IDEAL Networks certifiers and network transmission testers, equating to a saving of over USD $1 million. 

Latest Molokini News

IDEAL National Championship...

01/03/2017

The goal of the competition was to showcase the abilities of electrical professionals, students and apprentices across the United States.

Visuals and Video in PR

//24/10/2016

They said that video killed the radio star, but is the new, visual online media age pushing out PR as well? 

3 Quick Fixes to Boost Your...

01/01/1970

In an increasingly competitive marketplace, the old adage that “all PR is good PR” no longer rings true.

5 Questions to Kick Start...

//10/10/2016

You might be doing PR already. You might even be getting some results. But is your PR strategy lacking focus, or worse still, non-existent? 

Quicker, Simpler Network...

//11/08/2016

The NaviTEK NT Plus and Pro network testers from IDEAL Networks have received a number of time- saving updates to help technicians carry out network troubleshooting and maintenance on both copper and fibre cable even more efficiently.

Make a Big Impression at IMHX...

08/08/2016

IMHX is fast-approaching and what better time than now to ask the digital marketing, PR and web professionals at Molokini Marketing how to help your materials handling related business be unforgettable?

Whether you want to increase brand awareness and engage with potential customers via social media before the day, or take advantage of industry press, we can help.