Category: News

Press release: FORS to host online training courses

FORS has announced that all its classroom-based manager training courses will now be held as online webinars as a result of the coronavirus outbreak and government restrictions. From 1 April 2020 FORS Professional Practitioner workshops, FORS Professional Car and Van Fleet Management Essentials, FORS Professional HGV/PCV Fleet Management Essentials, and FORS Professional Collision Management will … Read more

Coronavirus – Temporary changes to Driver CPC requirements in Great Britain

The Department for Transport has put in place temporary changes in professional driver qualification requirements recognising that it may currently be difficult for drivers to complete the required training. Bus and lorry drivers who are unable to complete their 35 hours periodic training within their five year window due to the Coronavirus will be allowed … Read more

FORS to host online manager training courses

In order to allow members to undertake manager training despite government restrictions on movement currently in place, all FORS Professional classroom-based training courses will now be held as live, online webinars. FORS Professional Practitioner workshops, FORS Professional Car and Van Fleet Management Essentials, FORS Professional HGV/PCV Fleet Management Essentials, and FORS Professional Collision Management have … Read more

Protecting drivers as key workers

Amid the Coronavirus outbreak, tough restrictions have been imposed across the whole of the UK and Europe. Those who work in the transport sector and food and other necessary goods sector have been identified as key workers which means that their work is critical to the COVID-19 response. In the UK, never before has there … Read more