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Specialised Training recognises the challenges organisations go through developing,
maintaining, and delivering driver training programs.

With our specialist knowledge, dedicated systems, and the largest partner network in the
UK, we will develop the right training solution for your company.

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Nationwide Network

Nationwide Network

We have the largest network of training centres in the UK allowing us to deliver nationwide training programs

Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain Management

We manage each part of the supply chain, ensuring no bottlenecks and full management of the process

Exceptional Pass Rates

Exceptional Pass Rates

We only use training centres that meet the highest standards so we get the best results, meaning our pass rates are 30% higher than the national average


Use our experience

Use our experience

We deliver almost 20% of all HGV tests in the UK and have built up a wealth of experience which we share with our clients.

Quick On Boarding

Quick On Boarding

Just give us the candidate details and we’ll take it from there.

Streamlined Processes

Streamlined Processes

We do pretty much everything and do it efficiently.


Customised reporting

Customised reporting

We run state-of- the-art data management systems to develop the reports you need, when you want them

Measure what matters

Measure what matters

Decide what is important to you and we will build your dashboard for real-time analysis

Insights and Analytics

Insights and Analytics

Once we start a program there are always improvements to be made. We will supply you with our analysis and make recommendations to ensure you are getting the best possible outcome from your program

Ongoing Relationship

Ongoing Relationship

We use our knowledge and experience to share best practices, organise learning events, and advise on far more than just how to get an HGV licence.


Fully Managed Services

Fully Managed Services

Once we have your order we do the rest: from checking licence details, arranging the medical, organising the training and sending candidates out instructions. Once it’s in our hands, consider it done.

Last minute availability

Last minute availability

If you need a course quickly, let us know. We pre-purchase courses and use a pre-allocation system, which means that we can often find training at the very last minute for clients who needs results quickly.

Efficiency & Effectiveness

Efficiency & Effectiveness

We use an SMS system for bookings and confirmations for your candidates, to ensure effective and efficient communication throughout the training program. All this is backed up with a dedicated account manager


We understand that every company has different training needs, which may be very specific and require a flexible approach to training. We also understand the needs of Learning & Development Professionals, Transport Managers, Compliance Teams and we appreciate the pressures large organisations have to maintain accurate budgets and keep costs under control.

We will meet with you to discuss and understand your needs and jointly develop the best solution for your company. We will then give you a tailored proposal, covering your training requirements, which will clarify our business relationship and how we will work together. Once this is agreed and contracts are in place, training begins.


When you partner with us, your account will be managed by a team of experienced training coordinators, headed by a dedicated account manager, who will work closely with you to ensure that your requirements are met. This is achieved by creating a tailor made training programme for your organisation in line with your requirements.

Your Account Manager Will Provide
  • Weekly Operation Review
  • KPI Reporting
  • Operations Performance
  • Quarterly Business Review
  • Invoicing Review
  • New Ideas and Business Strategy
  • Driver Failures and Action Plans
  • Ad Hoc Requests 
  • Monthly Planning and Forecasting
  • Auditing of any courses




As all employees know, the Periodic CPC is here to stay. Every employee who wishes to drive professionally needs 35 hours of JAUPT approved CPC training to keep their Driver’s Qualification Card valid and their driver’s legal. Many companies see the Periodic CPC as a burden – we see it as an opportunity to deliver the best training, in-house where possible, customised to your needs Talk to us today and let us plan your periodic CPC program for you company and watch the hassle disappear


Customisable Courses

You choose what you want to deliver.

Full Reporting

We have customised our CMS to ensure you can pull out any report you need on the progress of your employee’s training.

In-house training

We can train your employees in-house. Give us a room and we will deliver the training.

Best Practice

We deliver thousands of hours of CPC training a year and can help design the best 35-hour course for your organisation.

JAUPT Approved

We are JAUPT approved, meaning we can develop a course with you and then look to get it accredited.

Customise your training timetable

If you start thinking about your CPC program now, you can spread the training, ensuring the impact on your organisation is limited.

Full Recording

Our CMS tool ensures that your employees are up to date and remain that way. We can remind you when courses need to be taken and even automate bookings.


Category C1

Category C

Category C+E

Category D

Category D1

Category B+E

Driver Theory Test

Initial CPC

Forklift Courses

Continual Professional Development Courses

First Aid



Periodic CPC


Saint Gobain

To Whom it May Concern:

As Manager of Saint-Gobain’s National Driving Support Team, we needed a national LGV training company to deliver all our training requirements across our UK network of Jewson branches.

We approached Specialised Training Services to take over our national LGV & BE training requirement , they manage the entire training process for us. They took over everything – the medicals, sending out of correct forms, theory testing software, booking practical training and ens..

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Viridor Waste Management Ltd

Viridor needed a solution to get some of our employees trained on Counterbalance Forklift trucks as quickly and as efficiently as possible.

On the first call, everything was explained clearly and a bespoke information pack was emailed within hours of the call. After that the entire project was taken off my hands. The HGV training centre contacted all the employees decided on the best availability, trained them at convenient centres, regularly kept me informed of progress, and best of all, the..

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Amey PLC

We are very satisfied with the service and quality of training delivered by The HGV Training Centre. All our candidates are kept constantly up to date and the management of our requirements has been excellent. They are always available to answer any queries, smooth over any issues and to ensure all our training requirements are delivered on time and without hiccups.

Paula Janney - HR Administrator Training

PHS Waste Management

I would like to recommend, The HGV Training Centre, for any future Driver Training required within your companies, the reason for this is because of their enthusiasm and continuous communication with me and my Employees.

The Pass Rate was 90%.

The Hgv Training Centre organised getting the Licences that was required, the Theory tests, including giving out DVD`s and books that was required for their needs, they was accommodating at all times.

I would like to take this opportunity to thank..

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HSS Hire

The problem:
- Client required LGV licence acquisition for staff members across all HSS Shop fronts - needs were identified at over 80 employees requiring training
- Previously HSS had been sub-contracting to a large number of small training companies. The internal training team at HSS were inundated with phone calls, invoices and queries from all the training companies. It was inefficient, expensive and time consuming

The solution:
- We designed a program with HSS to ensure staff were ful..

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Kuehne + Nagel Ltd

The problem:
- Client required LGV category C licence acquisition for staff members to supply drivers for new contract with Whitbread – needs were identified at over 45 employees requiring training within 4 months in four key areas
- Kuehne + Nagel had been using their internal training facilities and contracting local providers to additional training when required.
- To ensure successful completion of Whitbread contract, drivers had to be trained efficiently and on time.
- Internal traini..

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BRS Limited

The problem:
- Client required LGV category C1 refresher training for B&Q contract. and CPC training to bring all drivers up to current regulations
- Training required across the whole of the UK
- Current drivers also required ‘Fuel efficient driving’ courses to meet new company ethos.

The solution:
- All training enquires handled and centralised by The HGV Training Centre from multiple sources.
- Efficient and prompt refresher training given across multiple sites.
- Fuel efficient ..

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St. Loye’s Foundation

To Whom It May Concern,

I am a Case Manager with St Loye’s Foundation in Exeter which helps people with disabilities or long term health issues to train for employment. I have dealt with The HGV Training Centre for around 18 months & have been impressed with their personalised and flexible service & commitment to helping our trainees achieve their employment aims. Should you have any questions, I will be happy to answer them.

Kind regards
Phil Roberts

Department for Work and Pensions

Dear Sirs,

LGV "C" & "C+E" Contract with The HGV Training Centre

I feel the above contract ran well due to the fact we took the time in advance to discuss how it would be set up. Once agreed we were then able to communicate this to our various sites across Scotland. The referrals process appears to have worked well and regular contact from The HGV Training Centre to discuss any problems or queries ensured we were always aware of any concerns with specific trainees. Regular contact around t..

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