Category: Blog

The Next Generation Training Initiative launched

AirportCollege.com has launched the Next Generation Training Development Initiative which combines several research and development projects under one umbrella. These projects explore current and emerging learning technologies with the objective to identify solutions that will become part of our future training portfolio. In the coming weeks I will share some examples of these ambitious projects. […]

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Buy your online course today!

Today, anyone who works in airport operations or logistics must be trained according to their job function. This includes initial training to acquire the level of competency required and regular, recurrent trainings to maintain and update them. Ever increasing training needs and global competition create the demand for more cost-efficient training solutions. AirportCollege.com online courses […]

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New online AEO course now available

Employee behaviour plays a central role in corporate security. In all organisations security culture needs to be improved continuously. Our AEO online eLearning training course is designed for personnel to gain relevant knowledge about AEO and to give practical skills on how to comply with the requirements. The purpose of the Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) […]

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Information Security online course is now available

According to studies employees often do not see themselves as part of the company’s information security efforts and therefore take actions that ignore company’s security interest. Employee behaviour play a central role on information security in organisations and security culture needs to be improved continuously. Our Information Security online eLearning training course is designed for […]

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It’s soon summer in the Northern Hemisphere and time to prepare for winter!

For six months of the year, the Northern hemisphere is tilted towards the Sun, while the Southern hemisphere is tilted away. For the next six months, the situation is reversed. Whichever hemisphere is tilted towards the Sun experiences more energy, and warms up, while the hemisphere tilted away receives less energy and cools down. This […]

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Midsummer in Finland

In the Finnish midsummer celebration, bonfires are very common and are burned at lakesides and by the sea. Often branches from birch trees are placed on both side of the front door to welcome visitors. Swedish-speaking Finns often celebrate the midsummer by a maypole. Midnight sun is good for our health An important feature of […]

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What is sustainability reporting?

More and more companies report their responsibility performance, spend a lot of effort to collect information and face challenges when delivering these results to employees. We have learned that e-learning is highly useful in highlighting the importance of report findings to the entire organization when the become available. WHAT IS SUSTAINABILITY REPORTING? Sustainability report is […]

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Higher profit margins with training

The tightening labour market in the airport ground operations concerns all industry players. Businesses are fighting to hire new workforce and trying to keep their current employees onboard. According to labor market studies and the Association for Talent Development (ATD): 94% of employees say that they would stay at a company longer if companies invest […]

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Do you know what an ODLN is?

Just like any other aircraft component, Unit Load Devices (ULD) are regulated to ensure flight safety under all circumstances. These rules are defined by the governing bodies and put into national legislation by each national Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). All certified containers and pallets must be inspected for damage before each use. If the container […]

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New Certificate Programs for Ground Handling Staff

Airport College International is excited to announce the launch of the THREE new Airport Ground Handling Certificate Programs. “Develop employees operational skills and be compliant” Whether your employees are new to the industry or professionals this program provides a solid foundation for employees professional development and ensures that they are compliant for industry audits. New […]

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