Losing your authorisation to test could result in you loosing your station, staff, customers but most of all your income.
Comprehensive Vehicle Training Services
We are often asked “why haven’t we heard of you before?” The truth is we have never really been great at self-publicity and don’t place” ambulance chasing ads” in the trade papers hoping to capitalise on our colleague’s misfortune. Working on the theory “actions speak louder than words” this has resulted in our membership being built on recommendations.
Maybe it is time to “crow about our achievements” so here goes!
CVTS THE UK'S LARGEST INDEPENDENT MOT TRADE ORGANISATION
Since our establishment in 1998 we have been involved in the defence of over 3000 MoT Stations faced with VOSA (DVSA) sanctions, we are proud to boast a 90% positive outcome over all cases!
WE RETAIN AND RUN OUR OWN MOT STATIONS
How can anyone advise an MoT station if they don’t have or never had an MoT station themselves? It continues to amaze us, as we travel the country, how many people purport to be “independent consultants” to MoT stations having never been Authorised Examiners or Nominated Testers and charge money for doing it! Surely the first question should be “are you or have you been one of those”? WE ARE
MOT'S ARE NOT PART OF OUR BUSINESS, MOT'S ARE ALL OF OUR BUSINESS!
WE WILL ATTEND INVERTED APPEALS ANYWHERE ON THE MAINLAND
We cannot stress enough the importance of taking representative with you to your appeal, if contentious issues arise they can often be dealt with there and then, if you are to be interviewed you need to know your rights and whoever attends from CVTS will ensure that both you and the VE behave in accordance with VOSA (DVSA) operators manual
PROVIDER OF NTTA COURSES
Since the year 2000 we have delivered NTTA courses to over 1500 candidates, again we are proud to boast an 85% pass rate when candidates go on yo take the VOSA exam
WE OPERATE A GENUINE 24/7, 365 DAYS OF THE YEAR
All your MoT queries answered by fully qualified staff, technical questions ail be answered by current qualified nominated testers, representations and legal enquiries will be dealt with by our fully qualified in house legal team whilst MoT scheme admin questions will be answered by our in house staff with no less than 14 years experience in scheme management
PROVIDER OF THE ONLY MOT SPECIFIC QUALITY ASSURANCE PROGRAMME (QAP)
Since the inception of Best Practice and the roll out of the Risk Assessment visit it quickly became clear VOSA (DVSA) required stations to operate a Quality Assurance Programme, CVTS, drawing on all it,s experience and expertise across the board, has produced an MoT specific Quality Assurance Programme. Piloted initially in our own stations over a 12 month period we have subsequently installed the programme into over 100 stations with great effect
THE ONLY DELIVERER OF FREE MOT SEMINAR/WORKSHOPS
In 2008 CVTS took to the road, in response to “Best Practice” and “Risk Assessments”, to offer free “Heads Up” seminars to members and non-members alike. To date 3600 people from the MoT industry have attended our seminars and left better informed. We are currently running seminars on how to install a Quality Assurance Programmes/Formal Management Systems MoT stations.
WE PROVIDE MOT TRAINING COURSES
Whether it be Corrosion, QC, Site Management, NTTA, NTUT, QAP or a variety of other courses we provide rest assured our training courses have been written at the coal face of testing, piloted in our own stations and delivered at reasonable cost.
ARE THERE OTHER INDEPENDENT CONSULTANTS?
Yes three of which we know of:
MOTIS - Principal - Graham Wright – Trained by CVTS
MOT CONSULTANCY Ltd - Principal - Terry Sommers –Trained by CVTS
PREMIER - Principal – Ian Atkins--------Trained by CVTS
All good at what they do, they should be we trained them, all have a narrow area of expertise and unable to provide the complete wrap around service CVTS provides 24/7 365 days of the year, regardless of holidays or illness.
SNAPSHOT OF NOTABLE COMPANIES ENGAGED OR CONTINUE TO ENGAGE CVTS
And many more, all with the same brief, provide our services proficiently, professionally, confidentially, in a timely manner and on budget, all achieved.
DON’T JUST TAKE OUR WORD FOR IT, CHECK OUT OUR TESTIMONIALS AND YES YOU CAN CALL THEM!
So there you have it, we have finally blown our own trumpet and do you know what we may well do it a bit more regularly!
If you want to benefit from all of this, become a CTVS member NOW - it will cost you
less than £2 a day!