Think Logistics has set itself a target of ensuring 1,000 students aged 16 to 18 attend one of its workshops by May 2016, and is urging operators to take part in the half-day sessions. The initiative, founded by Abbey Logistics MD Steve Granite, is an industry-led project that aims to raise young people’s understanding of the logistics sector and inform them about the range of career paths available. Operators are needed to commit to running a three-hour workshop and provide […]
The critical shortage of HGV drivers could tempt operators to engage and retain staff who fail to live up to basic standards, according to the traffic commissioners.
Skills for Logistics has announced the launch of a major new independent trade association for the UK’s specialist logistics training providers.
Operators have been urged to get involved in the Think Logistics initiative to raise awareness among school children and college students of the careers available in road transport.