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Training proves 'sound investment' in project cargo business

September 7 - A two-day short course during Breakbulk Americas in Houston next month offers the opportunity to invest in the professional development of key employees working in the project cargo industry.

The Certificate of Achievement in Project Cargo Management is included as part of the education programme duringBreakbulk Americas week in Houston starting on October 12.

Course co-ordinator Kevin Stephens said the training had proved to be a sound investment in fast-tracking the skills and abilities of attendees working in the project cargo industry. The course has been held in Mumbai, Bremen and Singapore during the past 12 months.

"Investing in specialized training is a smart way to strengthen your service delivery while improving the attitude, skills and motivation of employees by demonstrating a commitment to their professional development," Mr Stephens said.

Mr Stephens has over 35 years international industry experience and heads the Project Professionals Group that specializes in the international transportation of over-dimensional cargoes.

The training also involves improving essential business communication skills delivered by international education and communication consultant Rodger Hall.

Further information about the project cargo training, including registration is available from the Breakbulk Americas event site at or via the education course link at

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