New Awards to Recognise the Stars of Training and Development in UK Logistics


Author : Molokini

02/07/2017

A new and unique annual awards event “Talent in Logistics” dedicated solely to recognising and celebrating professionals in training, learning and development in transport, warehousing and logistics officially launches today. Taking place on 22nd June 2017 in Telford, West Midlands, the Talent in Logistics Awards will reward individuals, who are often overlooked by other accolades in the industry, despite being key to the current and future success of logistics in UK and Ireland.

With 2.2 million people in the UK working in transport, warehousing and logistics, and thousands more needed to support the growth of the sector, providing professional development and staff recognition has never been more important. It is vital that organisations address skills, training and career progression to retain exceptional staff, and attract new employees.

The Talent in Logistics Awards 2017 recognise and celebrate the skills and hard work of the people in the logistics industry. From trainers and Learning and Development (L&D) Managers, to LGV drivers and apprentices, HR Managers to Logistics Managers, these unique awards will reward the people that keep the country moving. They are the only accolades completely dedicated to the people that work hard to make the logistics, transport and warehousing sectors a success.

It is free to enter the awards online and winning will enable organisations to visibly demonstrate their commitment to quality training to existing and potential employees, as well as their industry peers. Recognising the exceptional work of staff with this well-regarded award will also help companies to support recruitment and encourage employee retention whilst improving team morale.

There are 18 Talent in Logistics Award categories, which are:

·         Training/Learning and Development Manager of the Year

·         Training Programme of the Year

·         Training Team of the Year

·         Health and Safety Manager of the Year

·         Health and Safety Trainer of the Year

·         Transport Manager of the Year

·         LGV Instructor of the Year – sponsored by National Register of LGV Instructors

·         Driver CPC Instructor of the Year

·         Driver CPC Training Provider of the Year

·         LGV Driver Training Provider of the Year

·         LGV Driver of the Year

·         Materials Handling Equipment Training Provider of the Year

·         Warehouse Manager of the Year

·         Warehouse Operative of the Year

·         Apprentice of the Year

·         Lift Truck Instructor of the Year

·         International Forklift Operator of the Year – sponsored by UniCarriers

·         Lifetime Contribution to Training and Development in Logistics

The winners of the inaugural Talent in Logistics Awards will be announced during a celebratory dinner at the Telford International Centre, on the evening of the 22nd June 2017.  As well as a deluxe three course dinner and entertainment, the event will also offer learning and development professionals a unique opportunity to socialise and network with their peers. 

Entry is free and organisations and individuals may enter more than one category. The online entry process opens on Monday 6th February 2017and the deadline for entries is 31st March 2017.  To see the entry criteria or enter the Talent in Logistics Awards, visit: www.talentinlogistics.co.uk/enter-awards

To attend the Talent in Logistics Awards, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.to purchase individual tickets or a table.

Promotional opportunities exist for organisations that wish to sponsor an award.  For more information contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or call +44(0) 1903 204187.

Prior to the Awards on 22nd June, the new Talent in Logistics Conference will also take place in Telford.  The free daytime conference offers seminar sessions focused on the key issues facing learning and development professionals in UK logistics.  Attending will help managers to improve skills and develop people effectively in their business.  It also provides a relevant professional development opportunity, while helping businesses ensure that they can procure and deliver the right training and meet their business objectives.  Live forklift competitions will also take place during the day.

To register for a free place at the Talent in Logistics Conference, visit http://www.talentinlogistics.co.uk/book-now. Places are limited.

Visit www.talentinlogistics.co.ukfor any other information.

 

Latest Client News

New Hyster® Automation and...

//22/05/2018

With increased demand for ‘connected’ operations, Hyster Europe is supporting applications throughout the logistics chain with innovative 360 degree technology solutions.

Latest on Hyster® Electric...

01/01/1970

The latest updates about the electric Hyster® laden container handler currently in development will be presented at TOC Europe.

Talent in Logistics 2018...

05/09/2018

The shortlisted finalists for the Talent in Logistics Awards 2018, the only event dedicated to recognising and rewarding professionals at every level of learning and development in the transport and logistics industries, are announced today.

IDEAL Networks forms...

//08/05/2018

IDEAL Networks has formed an agreement with Mayflex, the distributor of Converged IP Solutions, to distribute several products from its cable certification and security portfolio.

“More Than Just Paper”...

05/04/2018

Hyster Europe showcases its broad range of products and specially engineered solutions to overcome the handling challenges in waste management and recycling operations at IFAT 2018 from 14 - 18 May in Munich, Germany.

Talent in Logistics attracts...

05/02/2018

Some of the foremost transport and logistics employers and best-known training organisations have submitted entries for the Talent in Logistics Awards 2018, while more leading businesses from the industry have also confirmed their support for the event.   

Latest Molokini News

Common Marketing Challenges...

//25/04/2018

From limited budgets and resources, varied sales channels, disjointed markets and complex products, to knowledgeable buyers (or even teams of buyers) that scrutinise a product in minute detail for benefits and return on investment – the challenges facing industrial brands are substantial. But where does this leave industrial/manufacturing companies when it comes to marketing their services and generating leads?

 

When is the best time to send...

04/09/2018

So, your press release is drafted and ready to send, but when is the best time to launch your news to the media?

Molokini Takes to Twitter and...

//13/02/2018

On the 1st February, the Molokini Marketing team set up a live Twitter board at the Worthing Assembly Hall on behalf of Worthing and Adur Chamber of Commerce to showcase the buzzing businesses at the Better Business Event 2018. 

Stopham Vineyard Launches...

01/01/1970

Stopham Vineyard (founded in 2007 when winemaker Simon Woodhead planted 21,000 vines across 15-acres in Sussex) unveiled a brand-new website early this year, designed and built by Molokini Marketing. 

Logistics and Transport...

01/01/1970

To get your year off to a flying start in 2018, you may be thinking about attending materials handling, manufacturing, transport or shipping industry trade shows and forums.

Molokini Site Wins ‘Website...

01/01/1970

Luxury Swimming Pool & Spa company Guncast took home the coveted title of ‘Website of the Year’ at this year’s UK Pool & Spa Awards, which were held on the 4th December at The Vox Conference Centre, for a website built earlier this year by Worthing marketing agency, Molokini Marketing.