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Examples of Transport & Logistics skills include: Adaptability, Honesty, Problem-solving & be Calm under pressure.

TRANSPORT

VICTORY IS THE BEAUTIFUL, BRIGHT-COLOURED FLOWER. TRANSPORT IS THE STEM WITHOUT WHICH IT COULD NEVER HAVE BLOSSOMED.

Transport and logistics concentrate on the sourcing, buying and transfer of services, materials and goods. ... As a result, there is an assorted range of positions available in careers, from transport planner and distribution manager to roles in operations and purchasing.

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Air accident investigator
Air accident investigators search for the causes of accidents and serious incidents, involving civilian aircraft.

Air traffic controller
Air traffic controllers give information and advice to airline pilots to help them take off and land safely and on time.

Airline pilot
Airline pilots fly passengers and cargo to destinations around the world.

Airport baggage handler
Airport baggage handlers load and unload luggage and cargo from aircraft.

Ambulance care assistant
Ambulance care assistants take patients to and from hospital for appointments.

Bus or coach driver
Bus and coach drivers transport passengers on local, national or overseas journeys.

Care escort
Community transport passenger assistants accompany elderly people or adults and children with disabilities, on local journeys.

Chauffeur
Chauffeurs drive clients from place to place, making sure their journey is safe and comfortable, and that they arrive on time.

Delivery van driver
Delivery van drivers collect a wide range of items and deliver them to customers.

Driving instructor
Driving instructors teach people the skills and knowledge they need to drive safely and pass their driving test.

Forklift driver
Forklift drivers load and unload goods in warehouses, ports and airports.

Garage manager
Garage managers are responsible for the day-to-day running of a garage workshop.

Large goods vehicle driver
Large goods vehicle (LGV) and heavy goods vehicle (HGV) lorry drivers transport and deliver goods between suppliers and customers.

Patient transport service controller
Patient transport service controllers arrange transport to take frail or vulnerable people to and from medical appointments.

Rail engineering technician
Rail engineering technicians install and service mechanical and electrical systems on trains.

Rail track maintenance worker
Rail track maintenance workers inspect and repair railway tracks, bridges, tunnels and viaducts.

Railway signaller
Railway signallers operate the signals and points on rail tracks to keep trains running safely and on time.

Road transport manager
Road transport managers make sure goods and passengers reach their destinations safely, on time and in the most cost-effective way.

Signalling technician
Signalling technicians maintain and repair rail telecommunications equipment and signalling systems.

Tanker driver
Tanker drivers transport bulk materials and liquids by road.

Taxi driver
Taxi drivers pick up passengers and charge a fee to take them to their destination by the quickest route.

Tractor driver
Tractor drivers operate farm machinery used to plough fields, plant seeds, and spray and harvest crops.

Train conductor
Train conductors issue tickets to rail passengers and make sure that their journeys are safe and comfortable.

Train driver
Train drivers operate trains on the rail network, carrying passengers and freight around the country.

Tram driver
Tram drivers take passengers to and from destinations, following a set timetable.

Transport planner
Transport planners manage road, rail and air transport networks at local, regional and national level.

Transport Courses

There are a series of courses linked to
an appetite for Transport & Logistics including:


College

Aviation Operations

Air Cabin Crew



University

Air Transport and Logistics

Aviation and Logistics

Business Logistics and Transport

Logistics and Transport

Maritime Transport and Logistics


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