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Removal of Car & Trailer (B+E) Driving Test The testing of B+E will cease on 20th September 2021. Until the required legislative change takes effect (which is hoped to happen in mid-November) only those that hold a current B+E licence (via grandfather rights pre 1997 or B+E licence acquisition post-1997) will be able to tow […]

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Following the changes in legislation, effective from the 20th of September, drivers who currently hold a Category B licence will be able to tow a trailer (up to 3500kgs). DVLA will send qualifying Category B licence holders a new photo card licence stating the Category BE entitlement. As of the 20th September 2021, there will […]

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Thanks to Kevin Cole for this picture! Looks like we are waiting to tip at Greendale having hauled a load out of Exmouth docks in the early 1990s! The Chippendale lookalikes are: Stood on the ground – John Hunt Stood on the step – Paul Bush In driving seat – Dave Robbins In passenger seat […]

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In 2018 UK law changed so that the weight limit for Category B driving licence holders driving alternatively fuelled vehicles could be increased from 3.5 tonnes to 4.25 tonnes. Drivers of these vehicles must undertake a minimum of 5 hours training. This training must take place with a registered training centre. For more information please […]

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In addition to conducting LGV instructor courses, Dave Robbins Transport Academy are pleased to announce that we are now conducting LGV assessor courses. Successful candidates will receive an NRI (National Register of Instructors) registration card and be trained to conduct: Pre-employment assessments of driving ability Annual or regular assessments of driving ability Incident based assessments […]

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We are running LGV medicals on the following dates: – Monday 1st April 2019 – Monday 29th April 2019 – Monday 20th May 2019 Please call 01392 833158 or email sarah@transportacaemy.co.uk to make an appointment!

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We are running a block of 5 Driver CPC courses from Tuesday 27th to Saturday 31st August 2019. Our courses are updated and upgraded regularly and as a result are relevant as well as interesting and engaging! Tuesday 27th August 2019 – Insight into the Road Transport Industry Wednesday 28th August 2019 – Safer Driving […]

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