Training Services

Welcome to Our Training Services

When it comes to training, we put an emphasis on providing individuals and businesses with the tools they need to succeed. Through our comprehensive Institute of Vehicle Recovery (IVR) Modular training and Protrainings First Aid courses, we ensure that you’re not only prepared for the job but also compliant with mandatory regulations.

Why choose our Vehicle Recovery Training?

Internal and external clients alike can benefit from our IVR Modular training. The modules cover a wide range of essential topics in vehicle recovery, ensuring that participants gain both vocational expertise and meet mandatory Driver CPC requirements. Here’s a glimpse of what we offer:

  • VR1, VR2, VR3: Health & Safety, Customer Care, and Roadside Safety (2 days)
  • VR4: Light Ancillary Equipment
  • VR5: Spec Lift
  • VR6: Transporter
  • VR7: Advanced Winching
  • VR8-11: Motorcycles
  • VR17: Lorry Loader Crane (Recovery)
  • VR19: Preservation of Evidence
  • VR21: Recovery Incident Manager
  • VR26: Emergency First Aid
  • VR27: Hybrid/Electric Vehicle Awareness
  • Other courses available on request 

Pro training First Aid Courses:

In addition to our IVR training, we offer Protrainings First Aid courses, ensuring participants are equipped with life-saving skills. We have different Protrainings First Aid classes, from one to three days long, that are designed for different types of work and activities. Because there are about 30 different versions, we can make sure that there is a lesson for everyone. Our most popular courses include:

  • EFAW (Emergency First Aid at Work): A one-day course focusing on basic first aid skills.
  • EFAW-F (Emergency First Aid at Work-Forestry): Tailored for forestry workers, this one-day course covers first aid in remote environments.

Flexible Training Options:

Training sessions can be held at our dedicated venue in Boarhunt or conducted at the client’s premises, providing flexibility and convenience. Further explanations can be found on the IVR Group Website.

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Meet Your Course Trainer

Matt Ayling

Matt Ayling, our esteemed course instructor, brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to our training programmes. With more than 18 years of teaching experience in the Breakdown and Recovery Industry and a total of 25 years in the field. 

Matt is certified as an IVR/ITSSAR Instructor, showcasing his expertise in providing top-quality Institute of Vehicle Recovery (IVR) training. With this qualification, along with the Award in Education and Training, Matt is well-prepared to share knowledge with our participants. 

Furthermore, he completed a thorough five-year re-qualification process with ITSSAR to keep his knowledge current and aligned with industry standards and is also a highly skilled First Aider certified up to FREC4 level (First Response Emergency Care). Emphasising his dedication to safeguarding individuals in emergencies, this advanced qualification is a testament to his competence.

What exactly is an (IVR) course?

An IVR course, or Institute of Vehicle Recovery course, teaches essential skills for vehicle recovery professionals. It covers topics like safety, customer care, and specialized techniques such as winching and handling motorcycles. It’s designed to provide both vocational training and mandatory Driver CPC training.