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How do I become a bus driver?

To drive a bus, you’ll first need to have a category D heavy vehicle licence. However, there are some rules and exceptions related to your age, driver CPC (Certificate of Professional Competence) and whether you have passed your Passenger Carrying

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What are acquired rights when driving?

If you had existing driving experience relevant to a specific vehicle, you may not have needed to get a Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) initial qualification. Users who already were driving a particular class of vehicle were ‘grandfathered’ into

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What do you learn in your Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC)?

Driver CPC is designed to refresh your memory of tasks and information you already use in your job, and teach you new skills that you can apply either in your current job or a new job. There is a syllabus

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Road markings and lines

Road markings across the carriageway These lines indicate that you must either stop then give way, or simply give way to other traffic. Stop lines Give way lines Drivers must stop if they need to give way to another road

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The risks when driving for work

Drivers who drive for work are more at risk of having a crash. The risk is increased because: More time on the road means more exposure to scenarios that can cause an incident – this increases the chance of an

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How can you replace a lost, stolen or damaged MOT certificate?

There are two options: Free MOT certificate replacement If you have your vehicle registration (number plate) and the 11-digit number from the vehicle logbook (V5C) you can apply online here if it’s a car, van or motorbike. You can’t do

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Car sharing (carpooling) in the UK: advantages, disadvantages and how to do it

What is car sharing? Car sharing (also called carpooling or ridesharing) is sharing a ride with someone who is going to a similar destination as you, but you don’t pay the driver for his or her time. It’s not hitchhiking

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