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VTF for Drivers - training for jobs at Lothian Buses and/or B-Spokes delivery

Capital City Partnership’s Vocational Training Framework is open for referrals for a 2-week vocational course for drivers.

The course offers:

  • Employability & customer service skills training
  • First Aid and IOSH H&S certificates
  • Employers visits
  • Guaranteed interviews with Lothian Buses and/or B-Spokes (including opportunity to gain a PCV Bus Driver license)

It’s an excellent opportunity for successful participants to start employment in the role of a bus or a delivery driver, with a well-known, respectful employer!

The course will start on the 25th of October and it will include certified training delivered in Edinburgh (city centre) by Forth Valley College including:

  • IOSH Health & Safety
  • Emergency First Aid
  • Customer Service
  • Disability Awareness
  • Highway Code refresher.

There will also be:

  • A visit to Lothian Buses and B-Spokes depot to discuss vacancies and specific employer requirements
  • Insight session from Transport and Logistic professionals
  • 1:1 employability advice
  • CV building and interview technique support
  • Guaranteed interview with recruiting employer!

All participants are required to attend 6 days of the training from 9:30am until 4:30pm plus individual time slots allocated on days 7 and/or 8 with mandatory interviews on days 9 and/or 10.

To register your interest or for more information please contact CCP at or call us at 07703 005 656.

To refer, please download and fill in the form below, then email it to

The course is open for 18 plus candidates with cat B driving license (with no more than 6 points on it) held for a min of 1 year.

Start date

25th October 2022


Edinburgh city centre

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