October 2019

Convictions, Repute & DBS Checks

October 24th, 2019|

This month DVSA have released new rules and regulations in regards to convictions in Testing and Managing a VTS. These new rules will replace the current ones and [...]

July 2019

Managing your MOT Centre

July 11th, 2019|

The DVSA released a new blog titled 'Manage your MOT Centre' on 8th July.  It explains everything a VTS needs to have in place to make sure testing is [...]

November 2018

Risk Ratings

November 15th, 2018|

Have you read the latest MOT Special Notice? DVSA rolls out new risk rating system. On the 7th November, DVSA published a special notice outlining new Site Reviews [...]

June 2018

Do you know the full requirements of your CPD?

June 22nd, 2018|

What CPD is, is actually quite a confusing topic. It seems to have been thought that just completing your 3 Hours Annual Training and [...]

May 2018

Changes to the MOT Test

May 10th, 2018|

As you may know, the way the MOT test works will be changing on 20 May 2018, only 5 days away! This post is here to [...]

January 2018

What you need to know about Class 5 Testing

January 18th, 2018|

The DVSA have recently stated that some MOT Testers have been carrying out tests for Class 5 vehicles when they are not qualified to do so and/or their [...]

Key Points about MOT Special Notice 01-18

January 15th, 2018|

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW? The DVSA have produced a new inspection manual for class 3, 4, 5 and 7 vehicles, which is because of changes to [...]

October 2017

October Update – MOT Annual Training and Assessment

October 23rd, 2017|

  It’s now October and we are nearing the end for this year’s annual training and assessment. If you have not already completed it, here is everything [...]

September 2017

DVSA Update: Diesel Particulate Filters

September 25th, 2017|

Matters of Testing Update Diesel Particulate Filters: Protecting the Environment and the MOT’s Integrity Since February 2014, when an MOT tester inspects a diesel vehicle’s exhaust [...]

July 2017

DVSA Update: Government launches plan for tackling air quality in the UK

July 27th, 2017|

Government Announcement this week (26th July 2017): The Government have officially confirmed that they will end the sale of all new conventional petrol and diesel cars and vans by [...]