Prepare for the year ahead with FTA Transport Manager
By Kyle Lindsay
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 12:00
The Freight Transport Association’s nationwide Transport Manager Conference series is set to hit the road again in autumn 2015, preparing transport managers and those in charge of road transport fleets for the year ahead.
Delegates attending the prestigious FTA conferences will be fully briefed on compliance issues, operational efficiency, vehicle and fleet efficiency, driver management and recruitment and retention, and will take away with them a clear action plan from each conference session, plus increased knowledge and confidence in their plans for 2016.
The programme for Transport Manager 2015, which is sponsored by Volvo Trucks, will include a keynote speech by the local Traffic Commissioner and presentations by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA), Highways England and Transport Focus.
FTA’s Transport Manager Conference series will be touring the UK from September to December 2015:
Wednesday 9 September – Brands Hatch, Kent
Wednesday 16 September – Harrogate
Wednesday 23 September – Warrington
Wednesday 30 September – Slough
Wednesday 7 October – Taunton
Wednesday 14 October – Peterborough
Wednesday 21 October – Chepstow
Wednesday 28 October – Dunblane*
Wednesday 4 November – Durham
Wednesday 11 November – Sheffield
Wednesday 18 November – Southampton
Wednesday 2 December – Kenilworth, Coventry
The cost for FTA members is £295 plus VAT for the first delegate and £265 plus VAT for subsequent delegates; for non-FTA members £395 plus VAT for the first delegate and £365 plus VAT for subsequent delegates.
For further information regarding the FTA Transport Manager Conferences, or to book a place, go to http://www.fta.co.uk/events/transport_manager_conferences_2015.html or call the FTA Member Service Centre on 08717 11 22 22.
* programme for Scotland event may vary.