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Forth Ports boosts training team

[ March 22, 2022   //   ]

Forth Ports has promoted Simon Harper to group learning and development (L&D) manager and Natalie Dalgleish to L&D manager leading the team in Scotland.

Simon Harper will take on responsibility for the L&D teams across the Group which operates eight ports in Scotland and The Port of Tilbury on the Thames and to develop and deploy a more digitally enabled Group L&D strategy. He has worked with Forth Ports for 15 years in previous L&D roles in Tilbury.

Natalie Dalgleish will lead the L&D team in Scotland and oversee the launch of a new learning management system, management and supervisory programmes and a refresh of the annual review process. Natalie has worked with Forth Ports for three years in L&D positions in Scotland.

Forth Ports operates two onsite skills and training centres at The Port of Tilbury (which includes a fully immersive simulator training suite) and the Port of Grangemouth which offers bespoke training programmes for employees from apprentices, operations and management.