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Steven Kennedy

Massive Congratulations to our very own Steve Kennedy on becoming a DVSA Module 3a off road manoeuvr…

02/08/2023 – Pupil Passes

A Massive Congratulations to the below students in passing their driving tests. All the hard work wa…

26/07/2023 – Pupil Passes

Congratulations Drivers on achieving your HGV License Scott Davidson – LGV C Paul Hopkins &#82…

19/07/2023 – Successful Students

D-CPC March week 3 2023

Mon 20/03 09:00 Use of the Tachograph 13:00 Drivers Hours Rules Tue 21/03 09:00 Drivers Welfare 13:0…

Driver CPC Feb 2023 week 4

Mon 27/02 09:00 Drivers hours rules 13:00 Use of the tachograph Tue 28/02 09:00 Road traffic collisi…

Driver-CPC Feb 2023 week 1

Next week’s syllabus: Mon 30/01 09:00 Road traffic collisions 13:00 Rules of the road Tue 31/0…

LGV C (Class 2) special offer

Due to the continued success of our C&E January sale, the slow decline in fuel costs and the req…

Drivers CPC week 3 jan 2023

Week commencing 16th January 2023 – Driver CPC syllabus (still only £35 per module inclusive o…

We’re now a DVSA approved test centre

**Big News** To celebrate becoming Hamilton’s 1st LGV DVSA approved test centre we are discoun…

DCPC syllabus November 2022 week 3

Mon 21/11 09:00 Vehicle road worthiness 13:00 Health & safety Tue 22/11 09:00 Fire awareness 13:…

D-CPC syllabus november 2022 week 1

Next weeks syllabus: Mon 31/10 09:00 Drivers hours rules 13:00 Use of the tachograph Tue 01/11 09:00…

D-CPC syllabus september 2022 week 1

Mon 05/09 09:00 Vehicle road worthiness 13:00 Driver welfare Tue 06/09 09:00 Rules of the road 13:00…

August 2022 DCPC Syllabus

August syllabus: Week 1 Mon 01/08 09:00 Vulnerable road users (pt 1) 13:00 Vulnerable road users (pt…

July 2022 week 3 D-cpc syllabus

Mon 18/07 09:00 LGV TM Refresher day 1* Tue 19/07 09:00 LGV TM refresher day 2* Wed 20/07 09:00 Driv…

July 2022 Week 2 D-CPC syllabus

Mon 11/07 09:00 Drivers welfare 13:00 Manual handling Tues 12/07 09:00 Drivers hours rules 13:00 Use…

July 2022 week 1 d-cpc syllabus

Mon 04/07 09:00 Drivers hours rules 13:00 Use of the tachograph Tue 05/07 09:00 Vehicle road worthin…

June 2022 week 4 D-CPC syllabus

Mon 27/06 09:00 Vehicle road worthiness 13:00 Driver welfare Tue 28/06 09:00 Drivers hours rules 13:…

June 2022 week 3 D-CPC syllabus

Next week’s CPC syllabus (still ONLY £35 fully inclusive of VAT, JAUPT upload & certificat…

June 2022 week 2 D-CPC syllabus

A short week next week: Thu 16/06 09:00 Vehicle road worthiness 13:00 Drivers welfare Fri 17/06 09:0…

June 2022 Week 1 D-CPC syllabus

Mon 06/06 09:00 Vulnerable Road User 13:00 Vulnerable Road User Tue 07/06 09:00 Road Traffic Collisi…

May 2022 week 4 d-cpc syllabus

Mon 30/05 09:00 Road traffic collisions 13:00 Rules of the road Tue 31/05 09:00 Health & safety …

May 2022 week 3 d-cpc syllabus

Mon 23/05 09:00 Driver welfare 13:00 Health & safety Tue 24/05 09:00 Vehicle road worthiness 13:…

May 2022 week 3 D-CPC Syllabus

Next weeks syllabus:  Mon 16/05 09:00 Drivers hours rules 13:00 Use of the tachograph Tue 17/05 09:0…

MAY 2022 week 2 d-cpc syllabus

Mon 09/05 09:00 Driver welfare 13:00 Manual handling Tue 10/05 09:00 Driver hours rules 13:00 Use of…

May 2022 week 1 d-cpc syllabus

Mon 02/05 No classroom courses today Tue 03/05 09:00 Vehicle road worthiness 13:00 Manual handling W…

April 2022 Week 4 D-CPC syllabus

Mon 25/04 09:00 Road traffic collisions 13:00 Rules of the road Tue 26/04 09:00 Fire awareness 13:00…

April 2022 week 3 DCPC syllabus

Mon 18/04 09:00 Vulnerable road users (pt 1) 13:00 Vulnerable road users (pt 2) Tue 19/04 09:00 Driv…

The Training team gets bigger

We are delighted to announce a new addition to our ever growing family. Welcome to the team Scott Hu…

April 2022 week 2 dcpc syllabus

Mon 11/04 09:00 Drivers hours rules 13:00 Use of the Tachographs Tue 12/04 09:00 Driver welfare 13:0…

April 2022 week 1 d-cpc syllabus

Mon 04/04 09:00 Driver welfare 13:00 Health & safety Tue 05/04 09:00 Drivers hours rules 13:00 U…

March 2022 Week 5 D-CPC syllabus

Mon 28/03 09:00 Road traffic collisions 13:00 Rules of the road Tue 29/03 09:00 Drivers welfare 13:0…

Driving Desk – Employee of the Month

Congratulations to Ed Blackhall for being nominated by the Driving desk’s employee of the mont…

March 2022 week 4 D-CPC syllabus

Mon 21/03 09:00 Drivers hours rules 13:00 Use of the tachographs Tue 22/03 09:00 Driver welfare 13:0…

Industrial Division – Employee of the Month

Huge congratulations and massive thanks to John Baughan on having earned this month’s Industri…

March 2022 week 3 D-CPC syllabus

Mon 14/03 09:00 Drivers hours rules 13:00 Use of the tachograph Tue 15/03 09:00 Driver welfare 13:00…

Coming soon..

The sign writer has finished…   A few shiny bits, a clean & polish..   #weareVR

JADTrans Scotland head for Ukraine

We would like to wish our friends over at JAD Trans Scotland Ltd a very safe trip.   They have just …

March 2022 week 2 D-CPC Syllabus

Mon 07/03 09:00 Vulnerable road users (pt 1) 13:00 Vulnerable road users (pt 2) Tue 08/03 09:00 Road…

March 2022 week 1 d-cpc syllabus

Mon 28/02 09:00 Fuel efficient driving 13:00 Manual handling Tue 01/03 09:00 Drivers welfare 13:00 H…

February 2022 week 3 D-CPC syllabus

Mon 21/02 09:00 Drivers welfare 13:00 Health & safety Tue 22/02 09:00 Fire awareness 13:00 Drive…

February 2022 Week 2 D-CPC syllabus

Mon 14/02 09:00 Vulnerable road users (pt 1) 13:00 Vulnerable road users (pt 2) Tue 15/02 09:00 Driv…

Class 2 Tipper Driver

Virtue Group in Hamilton are currently recruiting for a HGV 2 Tipper driver in Rigside for an immedi…

February 2022 Week 1 DCPC syllabus

Next week’s syllabus:   Mon 31/01 09:00 Rules of the road 13:00 Road traffic Collisions Tue 01…

January 2022 Week 4 D-CPC Syllabus

Mon 24/01 09:00 Drivers hours rules 13:00 Use of the tachograph Tue 25/01 09:00 Drivers welfare 13:0…

January 2022 Week 3 D-CPC syllabus

Next week’s syllabus: Mon 17/01 09:00 Rules of the road 13:00 Road traffic collisions Tue 18/0…

January 2022 Week 2 D-CPC Syllabus

Next week’s syllabus: Mon 10/01 09:00 Drivers hours rules 13:00 Use of the tachograph Tue 11/0…

December 2021 week 3 d-cpc syllabus

Next week’s syllabus:   Mon 13/12 09:00 Road traffic collisions 13:00 Rules of the road Tue 14…

December 2021 Week 2 D-CPC Syllabus

Monday 6th December: 09:00 Load safety 13:00 Health & safety Tuesday 7th December: 09:00 Drivers…

Update

It is with great delight and pride that we can announce this evening that our amazing Trainers are n…

Breaking News

The VR Training Academy has just received confirmation from DVSA that the training facility has been…

December 2021 week 1 D-CPC syllabus

Next weeks syllabus:   Mon 29/11 09:00 Drivers welfare 13:00 Load safety Tue 30/11 09:00 Vulnerable …

November 2021 Week 4 dcpc syllabus

Next week syllabus: Mon 22/11 09:00 Vehicle road worthiness 13: Health & safety Tue 23/11 &#8211…

November 20201 Week 3 D-CPC Syllabus

Next week’s syllabus: Mon 15/11 09:00: Drivers hours rules 13:00: Use of the tachograph Tue 16…

November 2021 Week 2 D-CPC Syllabus

Mon 08/11 09:00 Rules of the road 13:00 Load safety Tue 09/11 09:00 Driver welfare 13:00 Use of the …

November 2021 Week 1 – DCPC syllabus

Mon 01/11 09:00 Vulnerable road users (pt 1) 13:00 Vulnerable road users (pt 2) Tue 02/11 09:00 Vehi…

Armed Forces Covenant – Gold Award

Absolutely delighted and privileged to be amongst companies of such stature, who received the Armed …

October 2021 Week 4 D-CPC Syllabus

Next week’s syllabus:   Mon 25/10 09:00 Road traffic collisions 13:00 Rules of the road Tue 26…

October 2021 Week 3 D-CPC Syllabus

Monday 18th 09:00 – 12:30 – Drivers’ Hours Rules 13:00 – 16:00 – Use o…

October 2021 week 2 D-CPC Syllabus

Next week’s syllabus: Mon 11/10 09:00 Drivers hours rules 13:00 Use of the tachographs Tue 12/…

October 2021 week 1 D-CPC syllabus

Mon 04/10 09:00 Vehicle road worthiness 13:00 Fire awareness Tue 05/10 09:00 Driver welfare 13:00 Dr…

September 2021 week 5 D-CPC syllabus

Next week’s syllabus: Tue 28/09 09:00 Fire awareness 13:00 Vehicle road worthiness Wed 29/09 0…

September 2021 Week 4 D-CPC Syllabus

A short week next week for our online D-CPC, Monday & Tuesday only: Mon 20/09: 09:00 Drivers wel…

September 2021 Week 3 D-CPC Syllabus

Next week’s syllabus:   Mon 13/09: 09:00 Fire awareness 13:00 Drivers welfare Tue 14/09: 09:00…

September 2021 Week 2 D-CPC Syllabus

Still only £35 per module fully inclusive! Mon 06/09: 09:00 Rules of the road 13:00 Road traffic col…

New colleague

It is with great delight that we announce that Cora Docherty has joined our finance team here at VR …

September 2021 Week 1 D-CPC syllabus

Syllabus for next week is as follows: Mon 30/08 09:00 Vehicle road worthiness 13:00 Use of the tacho…

August 2021 Week 4 D-CPC Syllabus

Mon 23/08 09:00 Rules of the road 13:00 Vehicle road worthiness Tue 24/08 09:00 Use of the tachograp…

Our Fergy finally passes his LGV 2

Huge congratulations to our very own John Ferguson who successfully passed his LGV 2 in Kilmarnock w…

August 2021 week 3 D-CPC syllabus

Mon 16/08 09:00 Fire awareness 13:00 Health & Safety Tue 17/08 09:00 Load safety 13:00 Drivers h…

August 2021 Week 2 D-CPC Syllabus

Mon 09/08 09:00 Vulnerable road users (pt 1) 13:00 Vulnerable road users (pt 2) Tue 10/08 09:00 Fire…

July 2021 Week 4 D-CPC Syllabus

Mon 26/07 09:00 Rules of the road 13:00 Road traffic collisions Tue 27/07 09:00 Fire awareness 13:00…

July 2021 Week 3 D-CPC Syllabus

Mon 19/07 09:00 Drivers hours rules 13:00 Use of the tachograph Tue 20/07 09:00 Vulnerable road user…

July 2021 week 2 D-CPC syllabus

Next weeks syllabus: Mon 12/07 09:00 Vehicle road worthiness 13:00 Load safety Tue 13/07 09:00 Drive…

July 2021 week 1 D-CPC syllabus

Mon 05/07 09:00 Vulnerable road users (pt 1) 13:00 Vulnerable road users (pt 2) Tue 06/07 09:00 Vehi…

June 2021 Week 4 D-CPC Syllabus

Mon 21/06 09:00 Fire awareness 13:00 Health & Safety Tue 22/06 09:00 Rules of the road 13:00 Roa…

June 2021 Week 3 D-CPC Syllabus

Next week’s syllabus: Mon 14/06 09:00 Driver hours rules 13:00 Use of the tachograph Tue 15/06…

We’re the Employer of the month!

Our Modern Apprenticeship partners, Microcom have selected us as Employer of the Month. Read the ful…

June 2021 week 2 D-CPC syllabus

Mon 07/06 09:00 Vulnerable road users (pt 1) 13:00 Vulnerable road users (pt 2) Tue 08/06 09:00 Fire…

June 2021 Week 1 D-CPC syllabus

June 2021 Week 1: Mon 31/05 09:00 Rules of the road 13:00 Road traffic collisions Tue 01/06 09:00 Dr…

May 2021 Week 4 D-CPC syllabus

Mon 24th 09:00 Fire awareness 13:00 Load safety Tue 25th 09:00 Vehicle road worthiness 13:00 Health …

May 2021 week 3 D-CPC syllabus

Mon 17/05 09:00 Vulnerable road users (pt 1) 13:00 Vulnerable road users (pt 2) Tue 18/05 09:00 Fire…

May 2021 week 1 D-CPC Syllabus

Next weeks syllabus: Mon 03/05 09:00 Rules of the road 13:00 Road traffic collisions Tue 04/05 09:00…

April 2021 week 4 D-CPC syllabus

April week 4 D-CPC syllabus Mon 26/04 09:00 Fire awareness 13:00 Health & safety Tue 27/04 09:00…

April 2021 week 3 D-CPC Syllabus

Yet another busy week at the VR Training Academy. Our online CPC is here to stay and at ONLY £35 per…

RIP Prince Philip

It is with great sadness that we learn that His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh …

Happy birthday Princess!

My how time had flown in!! Our Princess Josie McLean turns 1 year old today. We are reliably informe…

April 2021 wk 2 D-CPC syllabus

Syllabus for next week: Mon 12/04 09:00 Rules of the road 13:00 Road traffic collisions Tue 13/04 09…

April 2021 wk1 D-CPC Syllabus

Mon 05/04: 09:00 Driver hours rules 13:00 Use of the tachograph Tue 06/04: 09:00 Rules of the road 1…

WIN BACK YOUR FEE!!

We’re bringing it back!!!! It has been a year since we began delivering our D-CPC online. Over…

March 21 week 5 D-CPC Syllabus

Next weeks syllabus: Mon 29/03 09:00 Vehicle road worthiness 13:00 Load safety Tue 30/03 09:00 Fuel …

Blowing away the cobwebs..

In anticipation of the us being allowed back out to play next month, we’ve been getting everyt…

D-CPC Syllabus Wk4 Mar 2021

March 21 Week 4 Syllabus for our online D-CPC below. Still only £35 fully inclusive of VAT, JAUPT up…

Happy Mothers Day

This year is a little more special – The VR family has been blessed this last year with not on…

Getting ready to rumble..

With the fantastic news that we will be able to start testing again, we have taken the opportunity t…

D-CPC March 21 week 3

Syllabus for next week: Mon 15/03 09:00: Fire awareness 13:00: Health & safety Tue 16/03 09:00: …

D-CPC Mar 2021 Wk 2

Some fantastic feedback this week on our D-CPC courses delivered by our very own John McCall (Legend…

Our family is growing!

As 2020 draws to a close, it gives me great pleasure to end this chapter with some wonderful news. W…

D-CPC remote/online delivery – November Syllabus

The VR Training Academy will continue to deliver online/remote HGV and Bus Driver CPC Training throu…

D-CPC October syllabus

Virtue Training Academy will continue to deliver online HGV and Bus Driver CPC Training throughout O…