Van, Truck, Trailer, Bus and Coach Aftermarket News in Ireland

Category: Training

Upcoming training courses with FTA Ireland

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) Ireland is hosting several training courses from now until the end of the year. The zoom training courses are aimed at transport managers, fleet managers and transport schedulers, and include Covid-19 training, management of EU drivers hours, and more. The FTA Ireland is also offering the chance to obtain the

DAF delivers ‘Covid compatible’ driver training

Operators of new DAF CF and XF vehicles are being urged to use their ‘Driver Training Vouchers’ to take advantage of free driver training. With social distancing restrictions still affecting interaction with customers, DAF Trucks has modified its driver training programme, to enable professional ‘Covid-compatible’, front-line driver training at customers’ locations. DAF Driver Training Vouchers

New FTAI online training session aimed at haulage operators

FTA Ireland is this month hosting zoom training sessions aimed at haulage operators. Entitled ‘Customs Procedures for the Haulage Operator’, the online training sessions are designed specifically for people working in the logistics and transport sectors needing to update their customs knowledge in light of the dangers posed by a ‘no-deal’ Brexit. This course will

New commercial tyre technician apprenticeship programme aims to improve sectors safety record

The professional fitment of commercial tyres is a skilled but dangerous service with technicians being killed or maimed on an annual basis mainly through tyres exploding or a lack of safety awareness when working at the roadside. In an attempt to halt this statistic, there is now a new, updated Specialist Tyre Operative (STO) Apprenticeship