Ground Handling International Leaders Academy

9th October - Hilton, London Heathrow Airport

With more than half of ground handlers suffering from skills shortages and employee attrition in Europe averaging 30% or more – the need for inspirational leaders to help us attract, motivate and retain talented employees in our sector has never been greater.

That’s why GHI is launching our all-new Leaders Academy to help you become a more inspiring business leader, who understands employee engagement levels and the bottom line benefits it can bring your station. 

Attend the one-day Leaders Academy on 9th October at the Hilton, London Heathrow Airport and learn:

  • Strategies for more effective recruitment and retaining your best people
  • Tackle skills shortages: how does ground handling sell itself to the next generation as a career worth aspiring to?
  • How to schedule and plan more effectively to manage peaks and troughs
  • Building a high-performing team culture
  • Leadership skills that will help you drive employee engagement, harness ideas, innovation and achieve OTP on the apron
  • Steps to the enlightened SLA: moving to a more collaborative partnership with airlines

Hurry, book today for just £479 per person.

Start unleashing your station’s hidden potential, click here to register your place

Who should attend?  The GHI Leaders Academy is designed to help anyone in an aviation leadership role. Specifically relevant to:

Ground Operations Directors/Managers; Ground Handling Managers; COOs; Ramp Managers; Airport Managers; Terminal Business Managers; Airline Ground Operations managers; Safety Managers; Supervisors; Team Leaders   

“To solve our skills shortages problem needs proper attention by the management. We need to free up time to focus on developing our people. And this pays off in less costs, better performance.”

Ground handling manager, GHI Skills Survey 2017

“Non-financial aspects play crucial role in developing and retaining skilled staff. We stress the importance of clear working career path, which every employee can follow. Plus, we provide additional benefits, which create and maintain the feeling of uniqueness of the ground handling job.”

Ground handling manager, GHI Skills Survey 2017


Hilton, London Heathrow Airport - 9th October 2018