TWUSuper sponsors VTA Logistics Cadetship Program

At the International Truck, Trailer and Equipment Show, Victorian Transport Association (VTA) CEO, Philip Lovel AM, announced that TWUSuper has signed on as major sponsor of the VTA Logistics Cadetship Program.

“The VTA is very excited and pleased to announce this fantastic new venture supporting young people getting into this industry. We know there are plenty of young people who are interested and just need a guiding hand into this industry. Having TWUSuper as a major sponsor will allow the program to develop the cadets to their full potential and provide the cadets with informed advice on financial issues.”

According to the VTA, research shows the Victorian industry will need almost 15,000 extra workers over the next three years. The Victorian transport and logistics industry is one of the state's largest sectors, employing more than 2,000,000 people and servicing all of the Freight and Logistics needs in Victoria.

“The Cadetship Program for 2012 commenced its first week on 16 March, with an induction day and tour of the International Truck, Trailer and Equipment Show. We had a fantastic response from both aspiring cadets and VTA member companies,” said Mr Lovel.

VTA Logistics Cadets graduate after two years with a Certificate IV in Logistics and a Diploma of Logistics. Over the two year program ,the VTA helps with recruiting cadets, overseeing cadets at their workplace and during study blocks and assists companies in managing their cadets and the program.

“The transport and logistics industry offers a diverse range of exciting career opportunities that are local, national and global. We are very pleased that TWUSuper has joined as major sponsor and thank them for supporting this program and the future of the industry.”

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