Driver Training

Meet the Team

Terry Lane : Training Manager

Terry joined Bassett's in 1987, having trained as an LGV Driving Instructor with the MoD. During the last 28 years, he has gained accreditation as an RTITB Approved LGV Driving Instructor, Qualified Driving Examiner, SAFED Instructor and is qualified as an LGV Instructor with the Driving Standards Agency. In additional to LGV, PCV and B+E training, Terry also delivers a variety of Driver Development courses, including Driver CPC.

Kath Jones : Training Co-Ordinator

Kath has worked in the Transport Industry since 1977, and has taken on a variety of roles, involving UK and International Distribution, and Driver Training. She came to Bassett’s in 1996, and joined the Training Team in 2001. Since this time, Kath has built up an extensive knowledge of the driver training industry and of EU Drivers Hours Regulations.

Peter Gipson : LGV Instructor

Pete came to Bassett’s in 2010, bringing with him over 20 years’ experience of delivering LGV driver training. During this time he has gained accreditation as an RTITB Approved LGV Driving Instructor, a Safe and Fuel Efficient Driving (SAFED) Instructor and is registered as an LGV Instructor with the Driving Standards Agency.

Walter Swann : LGV Instructor

Walter joined our team in 2014. He is qualified as an LGV Instructor with the Driving Standards Agency, and has over 24 years of experience of delivering LGV driver training. His early career was spent as an LGV driver with the British Army, and he has driven commercially in more recent years, so has a wealth of industry knowledge to share with his clients.