Skills: ‘No aviation experience necessary’ – a leftfield approach to beating staff attrition

10:00 - 10:30

Amid high staff turnover and difficulties recruiting from outside of the airport staff pool- Global Load Control decided to go back to the drawing board to tackle its skills needs. The team came up with Lang vantage, a scheme that looked to hire disadvantaged youths and develop them to a certification in German Language and displaying the right attitude and then train them up with technical skills. The scheme has yielded a band of highly motivated individuals and brought a morale boost across the business. This session will reveal how….

Zachary Steglin, Head of Strategy and Innovation, Global Load Control