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Classroom Training

Classroom based training courses and qualifications

Specialist training for drivers, managers and operators in the road transport industry. As a division of Chartwise UK we provide training and qualifications covering Driver CPC training, ADR, Transport Manager CPC, Transport Manager Refresher, Operator Licence Awareness Training (OLAT) as well as a number of bespoke courses to suit specific transport operations.

Our team of instructors have a wealth of experience from a range of backgrounds including ex-military, ex-drivers, transport management and legal compliance roles. Unlike most other vocational training schools where the instructors are simply facilitators of content our team of instructors are consultants that assist transport operators and driers to remain compliant with the undertakings of their operator licence.

Our Courses

Our most popular courses include Driver CPC training covering Drivers Hours, Digital Tachographs, Safe Loading, Defect Checks, Banksman, Plant Securing to name a few. Our most popular qualifications are Driver CPC, ADR and the Transport Manager Certificate of Professional Competence.

Our Trainers

Our team of instructors are consultants that assist transport operators and driers to remain compliant with the undertakings of their operator licence. From ex-drivers to ex-military and legal compliance specialists our instructors all hold professional training qualifications.

Our Facilities

Located less than one minute off the A1 western bypass in Gateshead our facilities include a number of classrooms, small training rooms, canteen/break-out area and secure yard area for practical training allowing us to deliver a first class training experience.

Driver CPC Training

All professional drivers are required to take part in 35 hours of periodic training. The idea behind the DCPC initiative is simple: to improve road safety and driving standards.

ADR Training

Transporting dangerous goods by road? Train with an SQA Accredited exam centre holding a 94% pass rate.

Transport Manger CPC

Anyone wishing to run a transport department must be able to demonstrate that they are ‘professionally competent’. Click here to find out more regarding our management CPC courses.


Having trouble with the DVSA? Have you been called to a public inquiry? Or do you simply want to refresh your knowledge? Our Operator Licence Awareness Training is FORS Approved and is designed to aid transport professionals at any level develop their skills and industry expertise.

LGV Theory

Which other driving school allows you to study on their premises, in a room equipped with computers and learning materials? If you’re training with us for your Modules 2, 3 and/or 4, why not stop by and take advantage of our dedicated study room?

Driver Medicals

Low cost LGV, PCV and Taxi Driver medicals, ran twice a month on site, with both D2 and D$ forms available from our office.

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