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Transport Manager CPC (Road Haulage) December 2023 Exam Results

22 January, 2024

Last week we received the results of the December 2023 CILT (UK) Transport Manager CPC (Road Haulage) NLT’s overall pass rate for the December exams was: Paper 1 (Multi Format) 66% Paper 2 (Case Study) 71% We wish to pass on our congratulations to our candidates for passing the Transport Manager CPC (Road Haulage) exams. […]

Bridge Strikes

22 January, 2024

In a letter from the Senior Traffic Commissioner for Great Britain: To all goods vehicle and PSV operator licence holders I am writing to remind you of your obligations as a responsible operator of large vehicles. This message is important, and you should ensure that it is understood and communicated to your workforce as appropriate. It […]

On Site Fork Truck Training

7 September, 2023

Martin has been out and about again this week delivering bespoke on-site training. Our customer’s operatives have to transport and deposit vegetables in wooden boxes. They also have to move both empty and full trailers around site. Martin surveyed the area and associated equipment, then devised a suitable course to ensure candidates were able to […]

Transport Manager CPC (Road Haulage) June 2023 CILT (UK) – Learner Results

26 July, 2023

Last week we received the results of the June 2023 CILT (UK) Transport Manager CPC (Road Haulage) The CILT (UK) overall pass rate for the June exams was: Paper 1 (Multi Format) 66% Paper 2 (Case Study) 59% In comparison these results, NLT’s overall pass rate for the June exams was: Paper 1 (Multi Format) […]

Vehicle Safe Loading & Strapping with CPC

30 March, 2023

Lost and unsafe loads continue to cause significant health and safety issues within the transport and logistics industry. Consequences of associated incidents can cause disruption to road networks and pose serious risk to drivers, associated workers and pedestrians. Training and education can substantially help reduce such incidents. NLT take pride in providing quality training and […]

Forklift training – Monster style

29 March, 2023

We have just spent another few days delivering training for our friends from Monster Energy, this time, the UK events team. The bespoke mechanical course covering basic operations of Telehandler and Counterbalance forklifts was delivered at our Stowmarket training centre. Candidates were shown and then mastered, steering exercises including confined space movements, pallet stacking, racking […]

Why is a Daily Walk-Around Check So Important?

28 February, 2023

Why is a Daily Walk around check SO important? Driving a Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) is a demanding job that requires a great deal of skill and attention. One important aspect of the job that is often overlooked is the daily walk-around check. This is a crucial part of the routine that ensures the safety […]

Do You Need A Refresher On Forklift Training?

2 February, 2023

Do You Need A Refresher On Forklift Training? Here’s What You Need To Know. At Needham Logistics Training, we understand that forklift certification is your first step on the career ladder. That’s why we’re here to help you accelerate your career with high-quality and affordable forklift training. Lift-truck operators, even those who are trained and […]

Mandatory Laden Brake Testing

9 January, 2023

To maintain road safety, vehicles presented for test must be appropriately laden for test from 1 January 2023. Find out about mandatory laden brake testing below. After the 1st of January 2023, a Vehicle Standards Assessor will refuse to test a vehicle which is not appropriately laden. Furthermore, you will lose the test fee and […]

A reminder of Domestic Drivers’ hours’ rules

22 December, 2022

A reminder to van drivers delivering over the Christmas period. During this festive period, we want to remind you to follow domestic drivers’ hours rules. Don’t be tempted to exceed the limits and drive tired. The rules are there to keep you and other road users safe. Goods vehicles If you drive a goods vehicle, […]

NLT is now offering Module 4 CPC

9 November, 2022

Here at NLT, we are now offering Module 4 CPC. We had our first Module 4 CPC course at our Stowmarket Training centre this week. The driver, Dean, passed with flying colours. Congratulations Dean! What is CPC Module 4 HGV? Module 4 CPC is The Driver CPC vehicle safety demonstration test (also known as Part […]

What Does The New Budget Mean For Logistics?

27 September, 2022

On Friday the Chancellor released a new budget also known as a “growth plan’, which included topics of cooperation tax, energy costs and stamp duty cuts. But what does the new budget mean for logistics? There are two main points of the plan that will have direct effects on the logistics industry: IR35 Reform Reversal […]