A newly released consultation paper discusses plans for a formal apprenticeship for truck drivers – and those in the trucking industry are being invited to have their say.
Seizing an opportunity to focus on a lifetime career goal rather than following a traditional study pathway was a big risk for Taylah Heinrich, but it’s well and truly paid off.
Online learning used to be pretty uninspiring for participants who would have to wade through dreary content or out-of-date videos before being assessed through unimaginative multiple-choice quizzes.
Projections for the development of zero emissions heavy vehicles have proven to be conservative.
Followmont Transport prides itself on caring for their people and believe they are the key to their success.
The Victorian Transport Association is welcoming applicants to its innovative heavy vehicle driver training program, Driver Delivery.
Like many Australian industries, the trucking industry faces profound change as modern technologies, legislation, and social change transform how we do business, work and live.
From taking on a graduate position in 2010 at PACCAR Australia, Bill Rakis is now among the key engineers helping to shape the future of trucks for the company’s Kenworth and DAF brands.
In a traditionally male-dominated industry where females make up only one per cent of the workforce, Emily Smith is looking forward to breaking the mould as she pursues her dream job of becoming a diesel technician.