FMCSA to upgrade communication on new-driver training

The Supply Chain Journal

The trucking industry’s top safety regulator plans to step up its communications with state agencies and training schools before next year’s compliance date for new entry-level driver training (ELDT) requirements. Training providers wishing to provide ELDT must be listed on the TPR.

Forklift Safety Training: The Ultimate Guide

Conger

This is the ultimate guide to forklift safety training. By the end of this article, you’ll learn: Why forklift operator safety training is important. OSHA’s training requirements. Where to get forklift operator training. Why Is Forklift Operator Training Important?

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Meet the MT Awards shortlists – Training Award sponsored by Palletforce

247 Customs Broker

Abbey Logistics A host of improvements at Abbey Logistics, including a 58% reduction in ‘at fault’ RTAs and a drop of more than a… The post Meet the MT Awards shortlists – Training Award sponsored by Palletforce appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

RTITB launches pivot steer truck training materials

Logistics Business Magazine

RTITB has released updated training materials to help improve rider-operated Pivot Steer truck safety through high-quality training. We have seen a 23% increase in demand for Pivot Steer training compared to before the pandemic,” says Laura Nelson, Managing Director for RTITB.

Leading Successful Change to Remote Training

Speaker: Dr. Britt Andreatta, PhD, CEO, 7th Mind, Inc.

This month, unprecedented numbers of workers have set up offices in their homes, in an attempt to flatten the curve of COVID-19. Meetings that were previously being held in conference rooms have been moved to conference calls and online meetings. Whether you’re managing the impromptu digital transformation of your company, or training new employees at a distance, make time to join Dr. Britt Andreatta former Chief Learning Officer at Lynda.com and author of several books on the brain science of success, as she covers how YOU can train remotely, and effectively, while supporting the flow of work.

Rail Roundup: Train crews, shippers’ views, shareholders choose

The Supply Chain Journal

The arbitrator determined that standard moratorium language in decades-old labor agreements does not bar negotiations over crew size on freight trains, NRLC said. SMART-TD represents train conductors. Related links: US Circuit Court rejects FRA’s actions on train crew size.

Hot Shots: Tornado sighting, train collision, unmanned midair fueling

The Supply Chain Journal

Highway 65/165 under a Union Pacific train track in Pickens, Arkansas. He fed the deer water and small pieces of Pop-Tarts until it was able to walk away, meeting up with another deer that was presumably its mother.

Transaid scores training success in Uganda

Logistics Business Magazine

An independent assessment of international development organisation Transaid ’s Professional Driver Training Programme in Uganda has found that 100% of trainees felt the knowledge and experience acquired during the training equipped them with the necessary skills needed to enter the job market.

TMC taking EV maintenance to task (forces) at annual meeting

Fleet Owner

TMC's Robert Braswell shares what to expect at the annual meeting, where electrification will be front and center. Technician training and nuclear verdicts also are on the agenda, and the trade show will feature 500,000 square feet of expo space. Equipment / Trucks & Trailers

Meeting People That Inspire You

Logistics Bureau

It’s not often you have a day like this where people you meet just inspire you all day. Opinion People corporate development inspiration trainingListen to how my day went during my stay in Melbourne and I hope you get inspired (the way I am inspired) with the people that I met and the incredible stories that I heard. Subscribe to our Youtube Channel. Best Regards, Rob O’Byrne. Email: robyrne@logisticsbureau.com. Phone: +61 417 417 307.

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

Candidates search for job openings where they meet the basic. Meet Tim, a young college graduate with. expected to scan hundreds of applications, searching for the select few that meet. to meet you on Monday. Yes I do Well, I was hoping for more training. The next.

How warehouses can streamline safety training for peak-season hires

The Supply Chain Journal

Companies such as Prologis are taking steps to meet their need for workers. The industrial warehouse operator is launching a training program that will onboard 25,000 logistics employees. Supply chain anxiety is mainstream news this peak retail season. As of Oct.

Technician Training Transformed Through Wearable Mixed Reality

Penske Move Ahead

Penske Truck Leasing is delivering training in the most exciting ways. Through mixed reality training, we have the opportunity to make our virtual training highly interactive, cutting-edge, and more effective.

Driver Training & Engagement with Luma – Taking the Hire Road

The Supply Chain Journal

For the transportation industry, Luma works directly with carriers to customize their training and learning goals through tailored driver and employee training. A lot of times, training is delivered where an instructor just talks and tells you information.

Industry 4.0: Building the right skills to meet the factory of the future

SYSPRO Smarter ERP

It does present a training requirement, the need for new skills for industry 4.0 A meeting between two pioneers during a cocktail party in 1956 turned out to be a defining moment in the world of manufacturing. Ongoing training initiatives. Rollout ongoing training opportunities.

New guidance opens alternate produce safety training

Refrigerated Transporter

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently released draft guidance that, when finalized, will help farmers and educators utilize alternate curricula to meet certain training requirements of the Produce Safety Rule mandated by the FDA Foo

When supply chain meets chocolate

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

In addition to these supply chain adaptation, they also worked on the human aspect of the question by eliminating child labor from, but also giving access to education to these children, empower women and train farmers in Good Agricultural Practices.

Meet the Team Mondays: Candace Hickey, Process & Training Supervisor

Radius Logistics

I’ve been with Radius since 2011 and have just returned from maternity leave in a new role as ‘Process & Training Supervisor.’ I am really enjoying being in this new role because training & development is what I am passionate about. Patience is so key in training & development, and there is no better test for patience than an active toddler! ?? The post Meet the Team Mondays: Candace Hickey, Process & Training Supervisor appeared first on Radius Logistics.

Logistics and Supply Chain Training and Research Centre Opening

Logistics Business Magazine

The logistics and supply chain sector is set to benefit from a dedicated new training and research facility that has been developed through a partnership between industry and education based at the heart of the ‘Golden Triangle’ at GLP’s Magna Park development in Lutterworth.

SnapFulfil hires new personnel to meet demand

Logistics Business Magazine

SnapFulfil can be cost effectively rolled out across multiple sites and easily configured to meet the ever-changing needs of the modern e-commerce market.”. The post SnapFulfil hires new personnel to meet demand appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

CN and Union Pacific tout Positive Train Control implementation process

Logistics Management

subdivisions required to be equipped with PTC, meeting these requirements 13 months in advance of the December 2020 deadline. On November 25, CN said that it has successfully met the federal requirement to operate PTC on all 35 of its U.S.

New Fleet Safety Camera Technology to Boost Privacy, Offer Training

IoT World Today

AI and cloud computing firm Netradyne is introducing new features to its fleet safety camera technology, boosting privacy and offering customized training for drivers. . Netradyne is also launching its new training platform Netradyne University.

Meet the 2022 WorkWave Beyond Service User Conference Sponsors!

WorkWave

That’s what makes our products lead the industry—extensive research, innovative control approaches and the training and support to ensure results. The post Meet the 2022 WorkWave Beyond Service User Conference Sponsors! Time To Read: 6 minutes.

DHL Global Forwarding Combats Covid-19 with Charter Flights and Trains

Airfreight Logistics

DHL Global Forwarding , Deutsche Post DHL Group’s air and ocean freight specialist, is deploying its many years of expertise to meet the rapidly growing demand for transport services in the Life Sciences & Healthcare segment.

Fleets expand use of in-cab video for driver training, accident prevention

Fleet Owner

meet with coaches to ensure successDrivers at Central Oregon Trucking Co.

Adani and container train operators again fail to agree on ‘illegal’ rail charges

The LoadStar

Another meeting attempting to settle the Adani Ports train levy dispute in India ended in failure this week. The post Adani and container train operators again fail to agree on ‘illegal’ rail charges appeared first on The Loadstar.

Penske Truck Leasing dedicates Diesel Training Lab at Lincoln Tech's East Windsor, CT, campus

Penske Move Ahead

Penske Truck Leasing recently held a dedication ceremony at the Lincoln Tech campus in East Windsor, Connecticut, as the company branded a diesel training lab and adjacent corridor. Properly trained diesel technicians fuel uptime and supply chain efficiency.”

7 Tips for Training New Maids & House Cleaning Employees

WorkWave

You also need to hire and provide training for cleaning staff while concentrating on growing your business and meeting quality standards. Here are seven tips for training new maids and house cleaning employees. Cover Basic Training With Strategic Team Scheduling. Deciding how to train cleaning employees depends on how you organize your business and the size and scope of each job. Use Positive Reinforcement Training Tools. Time To Read: 5 minutes.

Penske Truck Leasing Begins Augmented Reality Maintenance Training Journey

Penske Move Ahead

Penske Truck Leasing has ushered in the next generation of truck maintenance technician training using augmented reality to instruct a portion of its workforce virtually. They put the augmented reality hardware on a single expert and used it to livestream training to remote technicians.

Meet Ali’s cash cow, Subha

World Food Programme Logistics

Meet Ali’s cash cow, Sabah The Bekaa Valley is the agricultural heartland of Lebanon where many people own cows. Photos: WFP/Edward Johnson WFP has supported a host of NGOs in Lebanon with similar livelihood training programmes since 2017. Meet Ali’s cash cow, Subha was originally published in World Food Programme Insight on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story.

Door Supplier Celebrates Training Academy Success

Logistics Business Magazine

Industrial door supplier Hörmann UK is celebrating the success of its new Training Academy at its headquarters in Coalville, Leicestershire, with over 100 individuals attending its seminars over the last six months.

Meet The Team Thursdays: Jake Clancy, Logistics Administrator

Radius Logistics

Meet Jacob! I am in the Sales Training Program. Even though I haven’t had the opportunity to meet the whole team in person yet everyone has been very welcoming and easy to talk to. Stay tuned for our next Meet the Team Thursday blog post.

Meet Tony Grigg, Account Executive/Rates

Radius Logistics

Meet Tony! Tony is currently working at the Rates Desk while in a Sales Training Program Rotation. I am in a sales training program where I learn all about the industry, I started in logistics now I work in rates. Stay tuned for our next Meet the Team Thursday blog post.

Attach and Train Programme : How does individual participate ?

The Logistics Academy

The Singapore Logistics Association is the Programme Manager of the Attach-and-Train (AnT) Programme managed by WSG. The programme will provide trainees with necessary skill sets required to take on new jobs; to train a pipeline of logistics workers to meet manpower demand of the sector and to provide alternative options for job seekers to enter a growth sector. Attach and train with the host logistics companies. By Training.

Industry View: Automated Tugger Trains Boost Ergonomics, Efficiency and Value

Logistics Business Magazine

STILL experts explain the benefits of the tugger train system: Across all industries, companies are faced with the growing challenge of using resources in an optimised, profitable and sustainable way in order to survive in dynamic market environments.

When Coincidence Meets Determination – An Interview with Rob O’Byrne

Logistics Bureau

We wanted a bureau of services , including management consulting, recruiting, training and systems. We tried a few things in the early days like starting our own recruitment company and training business. Rob recently started training for his third Camino pilgrimage walk across Spain. You’ve recently starting training again for the pilgrimage walk across Spain – the Camino de Santiago.

Against the odds: All aboard the DHL break-up train… one day

The LoadStar

There’s a train station in the middle of nowhere in Scotland that can only be accessed by train. Unless you’re staying the night, however, it’s important not to miss the last train back to.

Shattered Past, Defiant Spirit: Meet the Women of South Sudan

World Food Programme Logistics

Known as the Juba Urban Poor Programme, the initiative aims to meet both immediate food needs whilst addressing the underlying causes of food insecurity. Households attend one week training per month for six months in courses such as hygiene, basic food handling and entrepreneurial skills. Out of brutality emerges beauty and dreams of a bright future Women at a health centre in, Juba, South Sudan.

Creating spaces to train & empower women in Cox’s Bazar

World Food Programme Logistics

For Rohingya women, finding a safe space to meet with each other, build skills and share their experiences is a challenge in the largest and most densely populated refugee camp in the world. WFP is providing vocational skills training through the centres which will contribute to enhancing girls’ and women’s self-dependency. Engaging men and boys in the training and education means they are more likely to support women’s empowerment at home and in their communities.

AAR heralds Class I railroad positive train control implementation

247 Customs Broker

The Association of American Railroads (AAR) recently reported that Class I railroads have made significant strides in its efforts to implement positive train control (PTC) on 83.2% The objective of PTC systems is to prevent train-to-train collisions, overspeed derailments, and incursions into roadway work limits. The legislation was passed after a September 12, 2008 collision between a freight train and a commuter train in Los Angeles.