Competence and Capacity-Building Requirements in Transport and Logistics Market

Darius Bazaras, Kristina Čižiūnienė, Ramūnas Palšaitis, Igor Kabashkin

Transport and Telecommunication (ISSN: 1407-6179), Vol. 17, Issue 1, pp. 1-8 (2016)
DOI: 10.1515/ttj-2016-0001
Keywords: logistics competence, education, problems of training process

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The article analyses theoretical aspects of the qualitative assessment of logistics and transport specialists’ potential, as well as provides research results on competence and capacity-building process in preparation of logistics and transport specialists. The results enabled to identify problematic areas of graduate integration in the labour market and foresee the possible requirements for professional development. In some cases, internal motivation is related to problematic points or negative view from the environment, as well as poor understanding of knowledge benefits in the person’s practical life. Training and education is objectively at the meeting point between research, technological and organisational systems. In such conditions the objective of the education on logistics is to offer the customers the best possible service in the field of the transfer of knowledge in harmony with the trend in logistics programme development. The main problems and perspectives of logistics education and training process are discussed in this article.