Month: March 2018

‘S5 Vulnerable road user safety training’ – evidencing that your drivers meet this requirement

Members are encouraged to demonstrate how they meet Silver requirement S5 by either using the FORS spreadsheet template or by exporting the relevant staff’s training data using the new export function on the FORS Professional training register. FORS-approved training will be listed in the FORS Professional training register. Training that is mandatory every 12 months … Read more

Places still available on FORS Practitioner workshops in Northern Ireland

Places are still available on FORS Practitioner workshops 7-10 in Lurgan throughout April and May. Book a place now for you and your transport team to make the most of this professional development opportunity. Designed to assist and develop transport professionals, FORS Practitioner is a series of ten workshops covering all aspects of fleet management. … Read more

New funded dates available nationwide for Van Smart and Safe Urban Driving

As our roads become increasingly congested, safely navigating urban areas is an ongoing challenge for all road users. FORS has released more funded Safe Urban Driving and Van Smart dates nationwide, providing FORS members with the opportunity to improve the specific driving skills of their commercial HGV and van drivers required to handle those challenges. … Read more

Cut emissions and costs with LoCITY Driving – new funded dates available for May and June

LoCITY Driving is a classroom-based course for both HGV and van drivers, focusing on practical ways drivers can reduce their vehicle emissions. Driver CPC-accredited and DVSA (Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency) approved, this award winning course will not only help minimise the environmental impact of your fleet but can also help cut the overall costs … Read more