Express DELIVERY SORTATION HUB OPERATIVE
Express Delivery Sortation Hub Operative
Start date: Flexible
Typical duration: 14 Months
This Apprenticeship is ideal for any individual who is looking to work as Express Delivery Operative or a Sortation Hub Operative. Employers in this sector provide the vital link between those sending and receiving a very wide range of letters, parcels, packets and other packages.
That could be new apprentices recruited to your business or to existing staff as staff development to help nurture talent and promote from within. We work with you to create a programme with clear progression pathways that support staff retention.
Typically, individuals on this apprenticeship are responsible for: taking deliveries, Sorting and checking for damaged letters / packages and parcels, Identifying parcels and packages, including those which may include dangerous goods and hazardous materials, Short term storage of the parcel / packages and moving goods by various methods including; York roll cages, conveyor belts,
We provide an improved understanding of topics such as; safe working practices, data protection and working effectively with colleagues to improve performance.
We offer training that fits around your business needs using both virtual and on-site delivery that is delivered by industry experts
Introduction to programme, including setting expectations
The Express Delivery Landscape
Health and Safety in the sortation hub
The Importance of the hub
The Arrival of Parcels, including weight, service and volume
Identifying Goods, how best to sort and understanding labels
Identifying and handling dangerous goods
The EU international carriage of dangerous goods
Loading to belt, including sortation practices
Sorting and Prioritising
Maintenance including reporting faults and contingency plans
Multiple Choice Test, Practical Assessment, Competency Based Interview