March 31 2022

Today (31 March) CPT and Lloyd Morgan Group have launched CPT Training a new proposition designed to develop industry skills and support compliance through effective training solutions. The launch event was held at trent barton’s head office in Heanor, Derbyshire and hosted by their CEO, Jeff Counsell and attended by Northwest Traffic Commissioner, Gerallt Evans.  

This new partnership will offer the most comprehensive range of bus and coach industry training courses available and CPT members will benefit from an exclusive discount. Training courses available will include:

  • Transport Manager Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC), including CPC Refresher Courses
  • Vehicle Inspector Training (optional irtec accreditation)
  • Driver CPC Periodic Training

All training courses will be delivered by Lloyd Morgan Group who are accredited by IMI, Jaupt and CILT and are UKCAS certified. LMG is an approved Earned Recognition auditor and is one of the largest UK delivery centres for irtec accreditations and Transport Managers CPCs.

Training can be delivered online, in a classroom or onsite. CPT members interested in finding out more about CPT Training can do so by visiting the members area of CPT’s website.

Commenting on the launch of CPT Training CPT Chief Executive Graham Vidler said:

“I’m delighted that CPT and Lloyd Morgan Group have come together to provide a high quality and exclusive offer for CPT members. One of the key criteria for CPT in selecting a training partner was ensuring excellent customer care and service provision for our members and I’m confident this will be delivered by Lloyd Morgan Group.”

“These are training solutions developed by the industry for the industry and I encourage CPT members to speak to Lloyd Morgan Group about how they can benefit, both financially and through improved training propositions, from this new partnership.”


Sam Law, Brand and Project Manager at Lloyd Morgan Group added:

“We have already been working with CPT for over a decade delivering compliance solutions for the passenger transport industry and we are delighted to be expanding this partnership with CPT to provide effective training solutions for members too. CPT Training will provide the knowledge base to help ensure bus and coach companies operate a compliant and efficient transport business.”


Northwest Traffic Commissioner, Gerallt Evans said:

“Traffic commissioners view continuing professional development for operators, transport managers and drivers as an important part of the compliance regime. We value the efforts of the diverse organisations that provide high quality accredited training services to the industry. My fellow Traffic Commissioners and I welcome the development of the CPT Training Service that will further strengthen the choice of providers available to the industry.”

For further information about CPT Training please click here or call Lloyd Morgan Group on 01543 897 505.