Putting into action by Aras Kargo to meet its qualified work force requirement and to support sector employees’ development, Aras Academy Gaziantep Zirve University training program graduated its students. At the end of 6-month training, 182 Aras Kargo employees who completed the program and were entitled to receive a degree were given their certificates.
Students continue to graduate from Aras Academy which was established to promote personal development of Aras Kargo employees at all levels. The program in which 182 Aras Kargo employees participated and successfully completed was carried out in association with Gaziantep Zirve University. Employees were given certificated at a ceremony that took place on February 13th at Zirve University. Aras Kargo managers, Zirve University managers and instructors gathered with students.
The graduation ceremony event was attended by Aras Kargo Vice President of HR Gülçin Poyraz, Vice Chancellor of Zirve University Prof Dr Fevzi Akıncı, Aras Academy founding counselor Prof Dr Ruhi Kaykayoğlu, Aras Academy instructor Mahmut Açıl and Aras Kargo Gaziantep Regional Manager Mehmet Üntürk. Aras Kargo managers and instructors presented student certificates and awards to the top three students.
Branch managers were trained in Excellent Branch Management Certificate Program, branch personnel were trained in Customer Satisfaction Program while couriers received Best Courier Certificate Program at Zirve University. One of Aras Kargo’s social responsibility projects, foundations of Aras Academy was laid down late 2009. With its well-equipped and experienced instructors with academic and professional knowledge, Aras Academy contributes to R&D and innovation of the sector and to sector professionals in its modern and contemporary learning-education environment. Long-term training programs carried out in association with 10 university across Turkey are available to branch personnel, regional directorates, managers of transfer centers, audit team and unit managers of general directorate at Aras Academy Platform. In addition, foreign language courses are given to employees of the general directorate. 2,200 employees participated to Aras Academy certificate programs so far.
About Aras Kargo
Aras Kargo is Turkey’s leading delivery company with the largest access network that offers services to 12 million people, corporations, and institutions per month with its 19 Regional Directorates, 28 Transfer Centers, 786 branches, a fleet of 2,500 vehicles and an expert staff of 8,800 employees. Providing service to over 1,500 settlements in all the cities and counties of Turkey as well as mobile services available in almost 800 settlements, Aras Kargo introduces innovative products to its customers for quality, fast and rigorous service.