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Experts reveal bizarre ways to stop car condensation

Every year the cold and wet weather brings an annoying issue all drivers have to deal with. When warm air collides with cold surfaces it creates condensation, something that has been a pet peeve of drivers for as long as cars have existed. Car experts at Leasing Options have revealed a few ways to get rid of condensation as well as one method that’ll leave you scratching your head. With this in mind, here are the unusual ways to get rid of condensation from your vehicle. How to get rid of condensation using this common cosmetic product The first of …

Occupational driving

The year for change: new research from AA driving school reveals 1 in 5 Brits want to become their own boss in 2023

1 in 5 (18%) of employed adults intend to become their own boss in the next 12 months, with nearly half of working Brits also …

Cars

TikTok hacks your pupils should follow – and ones to avoid!

With the popularity of social media platform TikTok ever-increasing, a common trend are users issuing daily life hacks, which sometimes addresses how to look after …

Cars

‘Cost-cutting’ MOT proposals are “farcical”, says major car comparison site

Government proposals to delay the first MOT to four years and lengthen subsequent intervals would increase the number of dangerous vehicles on UK roads, whilst …

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Why safeguarding training is crucial for driver and rider trainers

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Managing the risks in sickness and in health

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Occupational driving

Training to Tow

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Time to make CPD mandatory?

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Driver Training

Riding My Way To Training

Jim Milton discusses the transferable skills PDIs possess.

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Fuelling the Pain

Edmund King OBE investigates the impact of the rise in fuel costs on those who drive for a living

Driver Training

“YOU’RE DUMPED!”

Jim Milton discusses the client stories and dramas that trainers are expected to deal with

Driver Behaviour

Car Drivers Insurance Rip-off

Tom Harrington looks at the damming allegations of how insurance brokers were suspected of helping firms coordinate premium hikes, at the expense of drivers.

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Mirror Neurons

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Client-Centred Learning: Using Questions to Bring the Focus Back to the Learner

Despite the fact that Client Centred Learning (CCL) remains the focus of many training courses, it unfortunately continues to be a weak point for many Standards Checks.

Driver Behaviour

Trainers: are you really listening to your pupils?

Tom Harrington discusses what makes a good listener and how active listening helps you respond, interact, and communicate effectively

Driver Training

Feeling refreshed

Kev and Tracey Field from Confident Drivers focus on ideas that you can include in your refresher lessons to help drivers build their driving confidence and get back on the road quickly

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A bold, new direction for an electric car

Bored of identical looking SUVs and crossovers? With the Ioniq 6 Hyundai is taking electric cars in a bold new direction

SUV Crossover

Peugeot 408 proves to be a sleek alternative

Stylish, spacious and distinctive, the Peugeot 408 is a sleek alternative for those stepping away from SUVs and crossovers

Electric Car

Real substance behind quirky looks and a funny name

With real substance behind the quirky looks and funny name, the GWM ORA Funky Cat is a fresh new contender in the electric hatchback field

SUV Crossover

Citroën’s signature combination of comfort and practicality

Fresh styling, improved tech and Citroën’s signature combination of comfort and practicality strengthen the appeal of the Citroen C5 Aircross

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