Posted: Tuesday, 23 August 2016 @ 11:14
Europa Worldwide Logistics is one of the largest privately owned Transport and Logistics companies in the United Kingdom, delivering cost-effective freight solutions since 1966 to over 100 countries worldwide. Europa employs over 400 people in the UK, structured over seven operating divisions and providing extensive warehousing, customs and documentation facilities.
Europa is supported by a powerful network of global partners, inlcuding Intec Business Colleges. “Europa Worldwide Logistics see their staff as their greatest asset and aim to assist them to fulfil their potential. By investing time, money and faith in our employees, we believe Europa will benefit from an inspired, motivated and capable workforce who will contribute to the continued growth of the business” explains Jonathan Day, Project Manager (Logistics) at Europa, Northampton.
Europa were keen to introduce NVQs and Apprenticeships with Intec Business Colleges at their Northampton depot following their support during previous training and development initiatives. Uptake for the qualifications, which include NVQs in Customer Service, Warehouse & Storage, Business Administration, Team Leading and Logistics Management has been significant.
Jonathan continues “We are proud that a good number of staff at the site in Northampton have successfully completed their NVQs and they are delighted to receive their qualifications and are very proud of their achievement. As an organisation we have seen improvements in communication & confidence within the staff, and a culture is being developed on site as our staff members know we are willing to listen to their ideas.”
“We are pleased with success of the NVQs and staff have expressed a keen desire to continue with the programme, which we intend to keep offering to our staff to ensure we give them the opportunity to enhance their academic qualifications”