The new MOT training/assessments start today!

The new MOT training/assessments start today!

If you’re an MOT Tester for Group B you need to know this: The new MOT training/assessments are due to start on 1st May. Even when furloughed, you can continue to train to keep up to date on industry specifics. So make sure you’re prepared. We’ve...
World Autism Day

World Autism Day

It’s World Autism Awareness Day, and it started us thinking about the careers that are open to those with autism. The truth is, people with autism are less likely to be employed than those with other differing abilities. The primary reason is that autism...
Keep all MOT stations and garages in business

Keep all MOT stations and garages in business

Keep all MOT stations and garages in businessI talk to a lot of garages and MOT stations. In the past week or so I have talked to many, many very worried MOT station owners. Many of them won’t be able to access the same level of government help during the...
Covid-19 MOT Compliance Update 30 March 2020

Covid-19 MOT Compliance Update 30 March 2020

News Update 30 March 2020 We’re keeping a regular check on the latest guidelines on whether people need to continue to get their cars MOT-tested if due. Here are the newest and most relevant Q&As: Can I still deliver tests out of calibration? We’re getting a few...
Covid-19 MOT Compliance update 24 March 2020

Covid-19 MOT Compliance update 24 March 2020

Update, 24 March 2020 We’re keeping a regular check on the latest guidelines on whether people need to continue to get their cars MOT-tested if due. Here are the latest and most relevant Q&As: I’ve been told I still have to get my car MOT’d even though we’re in...
Covid-19 MOT Compliance update 24 March 2020

Covid-19 Compliance update 23 March 2020

Update, 23 March 2020 We’re keeping a regular check on the latest guidelines on whether people need to continue to get their cars MOT-tested if due. Here are the latest and most relevant Q&As: Even during the current coronavirus crisis, do I need to ensure my car...
Is getting an electric car a good idea?

Is getting an electric car a good idea?

This topic comes up in conversation a fair bit in the circles we move in. And it’s still a mixed bag of opinions – but we sense the balance is tipping towards serious considerations to ‘go electric’. And, once we started looking into it to write this article, to...
You can lead a horse to water!

You can lead a horse to water!

Remaining compliant is no joke. And I’m sharing this with you partly tongue in cheek, but I do have my ‘serious’ hat on too. And those that know or work with me will understand – you shouldn’t mess with me when I’m wearing this hat! Here’s what happened. This...