Academy Update


Take control of your career in 2019

Career Level-up

The new year is the perfect time to kick-start your career. Group Vice President for Human Resources Patrik Halldén is urging GAC people to get cracking.

“A successful career doesn’t happen by accident, it requires hard work and continual development. In GAC, we have a valuable resource for those who want to advance their career: the GAC Corporate Academy.”
Patrik Halldén, Group Vice President for Human Resources

For more than a decade, the Academy has delivered a range of online courses covering every region and the many roles within the Group.

New to GAC?

All new joiners must complete the New Employment Orientation courses: Introduction to the GAC World; Health, Safety, Security and Environment; Compliance and Ethics; Cyber Security Awareness; and General Data Protection Regulation Awareness. It gives a great grounding in GAC’s past, present and future including how it all started, Delta 21 strategic plan and vision for the future, our commitment to compliance, the GAC Spirit and what makes the Group tick.

New to Sales?

The Commercial portfolio offers a range of training opportunities to boost your sales skills, including GAC Fundamentals, Key Account Management, LinkedIn for Sales and Effective Presentation Skills.

In Operations?

Get the basics from Freight Forwarding Fundamentals, or become a wiz on our in-house operational software and its features by signing up for the GACfreight.NET.

In Finance?

Get a better understanding of the key financial principles and business practices with the GAC Finance Essentials.

Want to become a better professional?

If you’re stuck in a rut, the Personal and Professional Development course can help get you out of it.

Boost your skills with the Leadership Development Programme.

Become a better negotiator with Effective Negotiation Skills workshop.

If English is your second language

Improve your word power with the Global English Programme.

Completing the VUCA intervention

Take you and your team to the next level.

In your hands

“Make 2019 the year you grab the chance to take control and plan your GAC Career Journey,” says Patrik.

“It’s in your hands. Talk to your Line Manager/GCA Liaison Officer about what training options are best for you, and go to our website for details.”