Submitted by M Viney on Tuesday 10th January 2023
Published on Friday 20th January 2023
Current status: Open
Open until: Thursday 20th July 2023
Current Signatures: 17
(count is updated approximately hourly)
Withdraw funding for Skills Bootcamps in HGV driving
We believe that the Government is unnecessarily training more HGV drivers, when driver shortages have declined. We want the Government to withdraw funding for the Skills Bootcamps in HGV driving, until there is a clear need for further Government intervention.
2 years ago there was a huge driver shortage, so the Government offered funding to give free HGV training. Now, due to the free training, and also because of the decline in the economy, driver shortages have declined. Some recently trained are struggling to find work, yet the Government continues to train more drivers.
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