Glasgow Training Group (GTG)

PIPELINE STAGE Stage 1. Engagement and Referral Stage 2. Barrier Removal Stage 3. Vocational activity Stage 4. Employer Engagement Stage 5. In work support
Organisation  Glasgow Training Group (GTG)
Project Name (if applicable):
Main Contact: Name: John Reynolds

Phone Number: 0141 950 5600

E-Mail Address: [email protected]

Eligibility for Programme: Unemployed 18+ work ready
Referral Procedures:  DWP
Location Project Delivered At:  GTG Training Glasgow, 1330 South Street, G14 0BJ
Dates Project Delivered:  Ongoing
Pipeline Stages:  4
Age Group:  18 yrs+
Programme Outline:  To prepare the participant for the logistics or passenger transport industries, by providing the opportunity to obtain the relevant vocational licence required for the sector.The LGV & PCV Driver training courses are designed to train participants to drive Large Goods Vehicles (LGV) or Passenger Carrying Vehicles (PCV) in the following categories, category C – Rigid or category D – Bus.

DCPC training is also incorporated, allowing the participant to obtain their drivers card.

The length of training usually consists of a five or six day intensive training course, dependant on a driving assessment.

A work placement lasting approximately 8 weeks, job search and CV preparation are also an integral part of the programme.

Additional Information: We currently have many job vacancies within the logistics/bus sectors for large employers such as: WH Malcolm, WM Tracey, NWH, McGills Coaches and First Bus who urgently require drivers, successful candidates will be given an interview by these companies to check suitability on completion of driver training.

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