Lorry Training & Test Centre Doncaster

Euro 1 Training are proud to provide comprehensive lorry driver training at our own test and training centre in Doncaster.  Our training courses will provide candidates with the necessary skills needed to operate LGVs or HGVs, depending on the course they take part in. We are an accredited DVSA test centre, providing training and […]

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4 Clever Lorry Advertisements

The Van Damme Split © AB Volvo

We are surrounded by advertising almost every waking minute of our lives, from TV commercials to targeted advertising on social media and websites that we visit. We also see many advertisements when we’re out and about, too, known as Out Of Home advertising. The most common types of OOH advertising are billboards and advertisements in […]

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How Can I Get an HGV Licence?

An HGV licence is obtained through passing training and examination. At Euro 1 Training, we offer HGV and LGV lorry training for customers throughout Doncaster, Sheffield, Wakefield and the surrounding areas. Starting from £955, these courses will ensure you have the skills you need to operate an HGV safely and effectively. Our experience trainers can […]

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Are HGV and LGV the same?

If you are looking to expand your driving capabilities, are looking for a job in transport and logistics, or are already in the industry, you will likely have heard of the terms HGV and LGV. These are commonly used terms and many people use them interchangeably. In which case, many people wonder why there are […]

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What are the different licence categories?

There is a vast variety of vehicles out there and, in the UK, there are numerous different licence categories to go along with them. Although many people will never think about driving anything but a car, if you’re looking to branch out then you will need to check what you are licenced to drive. Your […]

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What are the different types of HGV/LGV?

Heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) and large goods vehicles (LGVs) are lorries or trucks with a gross weight – including the vehicle itself and cargo – of over 3,500kg. Driving an HGV or LGV requires training and a specific licence due to it being a specialist skill. There is a lot of variation in the kinds […]

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What kind of jobs can you get with an HGV/LGV licence?

If you are considering completing training to become a truck driver, you may be wondering what sort of job opportunities there will be available once you’re qualified. There is currently quite the shortage of HGV/LGV drivers so there will be many different career paths and types of job available, should you be open to opportunities. […]

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The benefits of becoming a HGV/LGV driver

Choosing any career path is a big decision. To make an informed choice, it is best do your research and consider things such as what the role will realistically involve, what opportunities there are and what training or preparation you will have to do to gain employment. In this article, we will be considering the […]

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Unlocking Your Career: The Benefits of LGV/HGV Certification

Unlocking Your Career: The Benefits of LGV/HGV Certification

We all know that the more qualifications and certifications you have, the more employable you are. However, while most people’s thoughts immediately jump to educational qualifications like GCSEs, A-levels and degrees at the mention of qualifications, these aren’t the only things employers look for by any means. Certification in other areas is arguably just as […]

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EU Postpones Implementation of HGV Minimum Wage Rules

Recent developments in France and Germany regarding the introduction of minimum wage rules for HGV drivers has heightened worries throughout the industry, but altercations between the two countries and the EU has seen the rulings postponed for the time being. The changes could have far-reaching implications for the industry, particularly for those drivers delivering goods […]

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