Transport Management in the UK: Challenges, Health and Safety
This free online transport management course outlines challenges faced in the industry and health and safety issues
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Firstly, this free online transport management course will explain current trends and developments in the transport industry, the problems facing the transport infrastructure and the strategies that should be implemented to solve these problems. It will also explain the systems that are available for achieving best practice and explore setting Key Performance Indicators.
Secondly, you will learn the importance of health and safety in the transport industry and the responsibility of the transport manager in ensuring standards are met. The course will also examine the organisations involved with health and safety, the basics of health and safety requirements and industry-specific health and safety requirements.
Finally, by the end of the course you will have a strong understanding of what role transport management plays in facing challenges and following health and safety guidelines. You will also be ready to take your next steps should you be interested in pursuing transport management as a career path. So don’t delay, start your learning now.Start Course Now
Trends, Challenges and Best Practice in Transport Management
Best Practice in Transport Management - Learning Outcomes
Trends and Challenges
Strategies for Best Practice Part 1
Strategies for Best Practice Part 2
Key Performance Indicators
Best Practice in Transport Management - Lesson Summary
Transport Management and Health & Safety
Transport Management and Health and Safety - Learning Outcomes
Why is Health and Safety Important?
Industry Health and Safety Organisations
Basic Health and Safety
Industry-Specific Health and Safety Requirements
Transport Management and Health & Safety - Lesson Summary
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
- Discuss the role of the transport manager and how to achieve best practice
- Explain the trends and challenges facing the transport industry
- Discuss the information that a transport manager requires to maximise efficiency and economy
- Outline the strategies that a transport manager can utilise to achieve best practice
- Explain the systems that are available for achieving best practice
- Analyse the Setting Key Performance Indicators
- Explain the importance of health and safety
- Analyse the role of the transport manager in health and safety
- Outline the organisations involved with health and safety
- Discuss the basics of health and safety requirements which apply regardless of industry
- Examine industry-specific health and safety requirements
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