TCA announces new online certificate program for fleet managers
Truckload Carriers Association's recently launched a new Truckload Academy online certificate program, called the Highly Effective Fleet Manager, for members of the truck industry who specialize in driver and fleet management. The seven-part course will offer instructional information on leadership, business, communication and coaching skills that have proven to be successful, according to The Trucker.
"Academy is one of our most dynamic resources, helping carriers understand and overcome the challenges of an ever-changing operating environment," Chris Burruss, president of TCA, told the source. "Its educational offerings and real-world solutions play a big role in fulfilling the association's mission 'To create success for the truckload industry and the communities it serves.'"
The Highly Effective Fleet Manager program is divided into modules that encompass different ideas, including tactics for ensuring top driver performance and the fleet manager's role as a business leader. Participants who enroll in the program will learn behavioral knowledge and structured coaching techniques that can be used as successful driver management strategies.
The program can be found in the Truckload Academy Live Learning Center. Enrollment costs $599 normally, but is priced at $459 for TCA members. Upon completion of the course, fleet managers will take an online final exam and receive a certificate if they pass.
Thursday, November 29th, 2012
Truckload Carriers Association's recently launched a new Truckload Academy online certificate program, called the Highly Effective Fleet Manager, for members of the truck industry who specialize in driver and fleet management.