‘Unbelievable’ response from public as HGV driving bootcamps get off to a flying start


The HGV driver training ‘bootcamps’ launched last year with GBP34m of government funding have got off to flying start, according to Mark Currie, CEO of the National Logistics Academy (NLA) and Manchester training firm Mantra Learning.

The target for the 200 16-week bootcamps is to bring around 11,000 HGV drivers into the industry, both by attracting existing licence holders back into driving and funding training and testing for new entrants.

The scheme runs until November 2022 and is being delivered […]

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