Exportability: Transport Safety Awareness Series

Course Content

The Transport Safety Awareness Series brings together 5 awareness courses/workshops which are designed to increase safety awareness for those working in Logistics, Transport and associated industries. Each workshop is 3 hours in duration and is offered in a practical learning environment through lectures and workshops. They can be offered as an in-house awareness package or as an add-on to the Port Operations, Temperature Controlled Transport and International Transportation courses.

1. Safe Stowage Awareness for Truck, Van, Container & Trailer Transport

Duration:   1 Half Day Course
Location: TBC
Dates: TBC
Price: TBC

Participants will learn about safe loading and stowage for Containers, Trucks and Vans by road or/and sea. This course is delivered in a practical loading environment and will cover the following:

  • Pallet and Non-Palletised Loads
  • Securing Devices
  • Maximising Loading Space
  • Safety Awareness

 

 

 

 2. Road Transport Safety Awareness

Duration:  1 Half Day Course
Location: TBC
Dates: TBC
Price: TBC

This course is delivered through lecture and practical workshop which will increase awareness in following:

  • Legal Weight Restrictions
  • Even Weight Distribution
  • Specialist Transport Equipment - Refrigerated Trucks, Flat Rack Trailers, Curtain Sides
  • Heavy, High and Wide Loads

 

 

 

3. Security Awareness

Duration: 1 Half Day Course
Location:   TBC
Dates: TBC
Price: TBC

This course is delivered as a workshop and with open discussion designed to increase awareness of the risks and provide an understanding of the following:

  • Terrorism Threats and Nature of Anticipated Threats
  • Organisation and Premises Familiarisation
  • Understanding Port Security ISPS
  • Personal Security

 

 

 

4. Hazardous Chemical Awareness

Duration:   1 Half Day Course
Location: TBC
Dates: TBC
Price: TBC

This course is delivered through lecture and open discussion. The purpose of the course is to increase awareness to those working in a logistics/transport environment of the type of Hazardous Chemicals they may encounter. It will cover:

  • Hazardous Goods by Air, Sea, Road
  • Safety Statements
  • Understanding your Responsibilities
  • Safety Equipment
  • Personal Safety
  • Handling Emergencies


This course can be offered as IMDG Awareness specifically for companies working with Sea Transportation. This course can be offered as ADR Awareness specifically for companies working with Road Transportation.

 

 

 

5. Health and Wellbeing Awareness

Duration: 1 Half Day Course
Location:  TBC
Dates: TBC
Price: TBC

This course will increase awareness to the individual of importance to be healthy and well. Participants will learn about managing stress, importance of nutrition and exercise and how these factors can positively affect our work practices and good mental health.

  • Managing Stress in a Logistics Environment
  • Relationship Management – In and Out of the Workplace
  • Nutrition
  • Exercise
  • Healthy Work Practices

 

 

Who Should Attend?

  • Manufacturers / Exporters / Importers
  • Supply Chain and Operations Managers and Personnel
  • Shipping Managers – Freight or Manufacturer
  • Shipping Department - Manufacturer
  • Export Department - Manufacturer
  • Warehouse Managers and Personnel
  • Transport Managers and Personnel
  • Any Individual Working in a Transport Environment

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