In a rare piece of almost perfect symmetry we have just seen the deadline pass for the 2019 REPIC Scholars programme and a day later I went on a site visit with the 2018 cohort.
PermiServ has been growing steadily over the last year and has grown the customer service team to meet demand from new councils joining our service.
Deciding to take on the role of LARAC Scotland Rep took careful consideration and some soul searching. Was I up to the task? Could I balance the demands of the role and my own job at West Lothian Council in an increasingly busy few years ahead, not least the significant service changes to our kerbside collections? My decision took me a few weeks
The 9th September 2019 HGV Driver CPC deadline is fast approaching, which means that all HGV drivers must have undertaken at least 35 hours of driver training to maintain their current card - It is illegal for professional drivers to operate without a Driver Qualification Card (DQC).
By now you should be all back to remembering what the day job is all about and what you did in the BC (Before Consultations) period. However, I hope during your period of readjustment that you have remembered to book your place on the LARAC Conference in October.