Marieta Koleva

FORS updates training programme with new Advanced Practitioner qualification

We’ve unveiled our new training qualification ‘Advanced Practitioner’ in response to increased demand from fleet managers seeking advanced professional development opportunities. The new qualification builds on the popular FORS Practitioner training programme, which already boasts over 3,400 graduates and saw the addition of five new modules earlier this year. To achieve Advanced Practitioner status, fleet … Read more

Smith Brothers Stores achieve FORS Gold accreditation across 20 sites and will not stop there

Smith Brothers is delighted to have been granted FORS Gold Accreditation as a multi-site operator, demonstrating exemplary levels of best practice in its Transport’s safety, efficiency and environmental protection. SBS has been proud operators of the Fleet Operations Recognition Scheme (FORS) since 2013, with upgraded Silver status being obtained in 2015 and aspirations to achieve the … Read more

Croydon haulier expands fleet with £1.5 million investment

FORS Gold Operator, ELB Partners, which is based on Beddington Farm Rd, has increased its fleet to more than 70 after purchasing eight new rigid trucks, two new articulated units and three new trailers. The 53-year-old firm has invested heavily in the installation of additional safety equipment in the new vehicles, including the very latest … Read more

High uptake for FORS Annual Conference 2023: speakers announced

FORS, the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme, has reported a markedly high level of registrations ahead of its FORS Annual Conference, which returns in November 2023. To date, over 380 FORS Accredited Operators have registered to attend the 500-person capacity event on Thursday 2 November at the International Convention Centre (ICC) in Birmingham. With the conference theme for … Read more