Effective Training for Warehouse Workers to Improve Productivity


Training for warehouse workers should include more than just the necessary skills to operate particular machinery or implement a procedure.

The Right Talent – Recruiting, Training, and Retaining with Ryan Schreiber

The Logistics of Logistics

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Driver training and retention are connected

Truck News

There are a zillion reasons to improve trucking’s drive-training system, if it can actually be called a “system” at all. That’s retention, and I think proper training is an almost surefire way to keep people at the wheel. Human Resources Transportation driver training Newsletter

Passenger Trains vs. Freight Trains


What Is The Difference Between Passenger Trains and Freight Trains. The differences between transport and freight trains are numerous, ranging from technical to operational. First off: We all know to one extent or another what passenger trains are.

Mission Critical: Leveraging Learning Engineering to Drive Digital Transformation

Speaker: Trish Uhl, Founder of Owl's Ledge LLC and the Talent & Learning Analytics Leadership Forum

Digital is disrupting every part of an organization's value chain at a record pace, creating a critical need to transform operations and employees' ways of working. Formal training alone can't keep up; it's often too slow, too generic, inconvenient, inefficient, unduly expensive and lacks or lags methods for measuring business-related effectiveness. Trish Uhl show you how to start leveraging Learning Engineering, a multidisciplinary approach that combines modern technology, data analytics, decision science, learning sciences and change management with human-centered engineering design methodologies to ultimately deliver targeted learning outcomes and business results that keep pace with the business and merge learning into the flow of work and lead Digital Adoption.

Embracing Digital Hazmat Training

Supply Chain Brain

This makes DG compliance across the supply chain a moving target, one that requires proper training. Unfortunately, for many organizations, DG training is insufficient and ineffective, putting them at risk of serious operational, financial and environmental consequences Safely and compliance in shipping and handling dangerous goods and hazardous materials have become increasing complex and challenging.

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.

Forklift Safety Training: The Ultimate Guide


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?

Mack Academy Opens Doors to Electric Vehicle Training Facility

NGT News

to better support battery-electric vehicle (BEV) training as well as provide dealers and customers with easier access to training in the central U.S. The post Mack Academy Opens Doors to Electric Vehicle Training Facility appeared first on NGT News.

Michelin rolls out European MH tyre training

Logistics Business Magazine

Michelin has launched a dedicated training programme for tyre technicians responsible for keeping fleets of forklift trucks and other materials handling equipment on the move. This is a new area for us in terms of training, and we have risen to the challenge.”.

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

Yes I do Well, I was hoping for more training. Well, I was hoping for more training. The next. wave of. AI-led. recruiting Four ways machines are enabling their. human counterparts to hire smarter. 2A lly O | T h e n ex t. w av e o f A I- le d r e cr u it in g Introduction 3.

Regulators gear up for rule setting minimum train crew size

The Supply Chain Journal

The nation’s top rail regulator confirmed that the Federal Railroad Administration is on track to issue a proposed rulemaking this fall on one-person train crews, including minimum requirements depending on the type of rail operation.

Transaid launches driver training project in Mozambique

Logistics Business Magazine

Transaid is preparing to support refresher training for at least 400 heavy goods vehicle drivers within small and medium-size enterprises (SME) in Mozambique, just a few months after securing a contract to extend its professional driver training work into yet another sub-Saharan country.

Universal Technical Institute Debuts EV Technician Training Program

NGT News

This is a step in UTI’s overall EV strategy, which includes further expansion of EV content in the core automotive technology curriculum, enhancing manufacturer specific advanced training programs (MSAT) with several […].

Training for ELD success

Fleet Owner

Editor's note: This is the second part of a week-long series looking at what fleets need to do ahead of the December deadline to end use of AOBRDs. Click here to read part one. Any upgrade or change to an electronic logging device (ELD) system

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.

Norfolk Southern train carrying new vehicles derails in Missouri

The Supply Chain Journal

A Norfolk Southern train carrying new vehicles derailed on Monday in Huntington, Missouri, causing NS to stop train traffic there for over a day. The derailment involved an eastbound NS ( NYSE: NSC ) train. News Alert: Canadian National train derails in Chicago suburb.

Effective Compliance Training


Compliance training for the larger organization is an essential part of any compliance department’s scope of work. This leads to low levels of engagement from participants who often simply just want to tick off a training item from a list.

Truck driver killed in Texas after collision with freight train

The Supply Chain Journal

A truck driver is dead following a collision Wednesday involving a tractor-trailer and freight train just northeast of Houston, according to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office. when a Kansas City Southern train struck the vehicle, which then burst into flames. “It

SaaS training platform raises $5.4m

Logistics Business Magazine

how.fm , the SaaS training platform enabling warehouse operators to onboard, upskill, and support their operators every day, has raised a $5.4m Once an employee has been onboarded, it can cost over $7k to replace them, due to spending on in-person training, loss of productivity and quality.

Automating Freight Forwarding Processes with CargoWise Workflow

This training guide helps freight forwarders utilize the productivity capabilities of CargoWise. It covers 5 key CargoWise Workflow features, the importance of auditing your operation’s processes, and using automation for maximum productivity.

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.

RARUK expands UR training team

Logistics Business Magazine

Dedicated UR training is a key element. The company opened the UK’s first UR Authorised Training Centre at its headquarters in Bedfordshire just two years ago and despite COVID-19 disruption, the facility has gone from strength to strength.

Volvo Trucks Academy Facility Expands Battery-Electric Truck Training

NGT News

to expand access to battery-electric truck training in the central U.S. The new 14,865-square-foot facility is larger and more modern than the previous Illinois training facility, enabling Volvo Trucks to provide more robust, hands-on learning opportunities for customers and […].

Loaded like a freight train

The Supply Chain Journal

Brian Schnedler , Agency Owner at Smith-Eagle Logistics takes us inside the world of train operations and what happens to freight in the event of a derailment.

Building AI to Unlearn Bias in Recruiting

models can be wrongly trained or overtrained and. it can unlearn bias in recruiting: Machine Learning systems have algorithms that are sensitive to input and training data, and as. This can train the system better and also help human recruiters. Building AI to Unlearn Bias in.

Reach truck training goes online

Logistics Business Magazine

RTITB ’s innovative eTruck UK online eLearning program can now be used to train reach truck operators, as well as counterbalance lift truck operators, in less time. The eLearning solution is designed for novice theory training.

How you train affects how you attract women to transportation

Fleet Owner

Women trained by experienced female drivers are finding more success in trucking than those in 'gender blind' training

TD173: New Electric Truck Tech, FMCSA ELD Commenting Period, Autonomous Truck Studies, Training Exemptions Pursued, & More

Trucker Dump

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NexGen truck drivers crave technology, training and empathy

Commercial Carrier Journal

A majority of the truck driver population is growing older and nearing retirement age, but it’s difficult to attract new talent because it's physically and mentally demanding. Workforce

Prologis expands training program for logistics workers

The Supply Chain Journal

announced Thursday it was expanding its training program aimed at tackling the growing need for logistics workers. Prologis’ CWI, established in 2018, announced last year a commitment to train 25,000 people for logistics careers by 2025.

Virtual Reality Training Simulator

Material Handling and Logistics

JLG Industries' AccessReady XR Operator Training simulator offers users the ability to train and improve the skills of boom lift equipment operators in a safe, virtual environment

Transaid exceeds 50,000 professional drivers trained in Africa

Logistics Business Magazine

Transaid used its recent annual showcase event in London to celebrate two major road safety milestones met during 2022, whilst also highlighting the significant challenges facing its professional driver training projects in sub-Saharan Africa.

Uncle Sam is training your next hire

Fleet Owner

Because our country’s defense system invests so heavily in training, military personnel have a wide range of skills to offer

'Entry Level' truck driver training: With FMCSA's new regs looming, old-school training ways survive

Overdrive Online

As for-hire trainers around the nation continue to pop up in FMCSA's new registry and adjust processes to fit the new rule, among "private" providers is one small fleet whose old-school apprenticeship approach will thrive even with new regs. Channel 19

Lift Truck Operator Training Goes Virtual

Food Logistics

As businesses face continued pressure to optimize their performance and preserve slim margins, virtual reality is positioned to offer value in a range of other applications. Software & Technology / Software Solutions

Hot Shots: Fire whirl, train derailments, huge hail and more

The Supply Chain Journal

This week features a tornado of sorts spawned by a wildfire, two train derailments in the same state, severe-size hail and more. Two of its trains derailed in the past several days, both in North Dakota. a low-speed freight train derailed on U.S.

Garbe converts military training ground to logistics

Logistics Business Magazine

“The area we acquired from the Free State of Thuringia is part of a former military training ground,” explains Adrian Zellner, Member of the Executive Board at Garbe Industrial Real Estate.

Training for the right reasons

Fleet Owner

But something is missing from that conversation, and that's how a company's training program can either reinforce the poThere is a lot of conversation about the importance of company culture these days, especially around creating a "safety culture."

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. A train hit a Fort Worth, Texas, police car Monday afternoon that was stopped on the tracks. The police car was left on the tracks and an incoming train ran collided with it.