Dr Ross Moloney has been officially appointed as chief executive of Skills for Logistics (SfL). Since being appointed acting chief executive in September 2013, following the sudden departure of previous boss Mick Jackson, Moloney has been working to drive forward key projects, the organisation said in a statement. These include work on the Certificate to Work, the Military Work Placement Scheme, the Professional Development Stairway, Local Logistics Community Networks (LLCNS) and relationships with Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs). Moloney said: “It […]
The HGV driver training apprenticeship has been given the official go ahead with the government’s confirmation of apprenticeship funding today.
Transport and storage is one of four UK sectors that is most at risk of losing jobs due to automation, according to the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR).
The RHA is to make an emergency submission to the government this week demanding that it steps in and sorts out the industry’s driver shortage, before it undermines the fragile economic recovery.