Centre for Development and Training Blog

Thoughts, considerations and discussions on a variety of key topics.
Seven tips to keeping your windscreen clear in winter.

Seven tips to keeping your windscreen clear in winter.

In winter months it can be a hard task just setting off to work in mornings, it's dark, wet, cold and then you have to wait for what seems an eternity for the windscreen to defrost and clear. Once you have scrapped the outside and get in the car, it chooses to steam...

Driving in bad weather

Driving in bad weather

Winter, some of us love it, and others hate it… we all love the snow (if we get any), but icy conditions make it a tough time of year to drive in for most drivers, as zero and below temperatures lead to dangerous road conditions. The two main hazards to look out for...

Are you just coasting along?

Are you just coasting along?

In this month’s blog, I would like to cover a short blog on coasting. What it is? If you know what it is, what are your views on it? Is it bad? Does it waste fuel? Essentially, coasting when the wheels, depends on the type of vehicle you’re driving, car, van, bus or...

What’s in your First Aid box??

What’s in your First Aid box??

They say you can't teach an old dog new tricks, well I have just seen a post by ITV about a dog trained in first aid! I have posted it on our Facebook page, go check it out and while you're there feel free to 'like' our page! The video: http://bit.ly/2yVZEVU Our page:...

Fleet Training

Fleet Training

As a company, you may be looking at how you can save money, aren't we all?! But, having a fleet of vehicles is not cheap. Driving is one of the most dangerous work activities that the majority of us do. It's up there with other jobs such as deep-sea fishing and...

What would you do in an emergency situation?

What would you do in an emergency situation?

There are many questions asked about First Aid, and many people are nervous when it comes to the subject, but it’s so important not only at work but in your everyday life. So, I aim to write some blogs about First Aid to educate you about the responsibility of being a...