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Apprentiships Graduate at RH Commercials

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East Midlands Renault Trucks distributor RH Commercial Vehicles (RHCV) is reaping the rewards of investing in young talent. Two young members of staff from its Leicester (Cossington) site have recently completed their apprenticeships.

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L-R Jake Curtis, Steve Astill and Thomas Judd

Jake Curtis (22) and Thomas Judd (18), both from Leicestershire, are “Valued members of the RHCV team,” according to their boss Steve Astill, Dealer Point Manager.

Steve comments: “RH Commercial Vehicles is committed to developing staff through apprenticeships and training programmes; they add real value to our company and give us the ground to build the business.”

Parts Advisor Thomas joined RHCV as on a parts apprenticeship at 16 straight from his studies at Wreake Valley Academy.  While Technician Jake, who recently completed his third year technician apprenticeship, joined RHCV at 17 following his studies at Stephenson College.

On numerous occasions RHCV’s apprentices have eventually achieved senior management positions, in technical roles, parts management or vehicles sales.

RHCV employ 69 staff, including eight apprentices, across three sites in Nottingham, Alfreton and Leicester and has been an authorised selling agent for Renault Trucks for almost 30 years.  RHCV provides new and used sales, service and parts for the full Renault Trucks range as well as all-makes parts and servicing for commercial vehicles.

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Editor of Commercial Vehicle Dealer Magazine, Jason has worked in the commercial vehicle industry since leaving university over 20 years ago.