WABCO University graduates 100,000th enrollee

July 2, 2014

WABCO Holdings Inc, a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, announced that the company’s professional training organization, WABCO University, recently graduated its 100,000th participant.

A record number of more than 14,000 customers from 51 countries completed training courses at WABCO University in 2013 alone, an increase of four percent compared to the previous year. In total, WABCO University conducted more than 1,200 training sessions in 2013 at the company’s 14 training centers worldwide.

Building on WABCO’s unique track record as a provider of professional training solutions for the commercial vehicle industry since the early 1970s, WABCO University was launched in 2006 as a center of excellence to support the diverse qualification needs of customers worldwide. WABCO University offers solutions for technical training, business training and consulting services courses in nine languages, including German, Chinese, and Russian. In order to offer the most flexible and effective solutions to its customers WABCO University provides programs at the WABCO training centers, on-site at the client or online via e-learning courses.

“As a global technology and innovation leader in the commercial vehicle industry, we are passionate about sharing knowledge and expertise with our customers, so they can enhance their productivity and further improve their business,” said Nick Rens, president, trailer systems, aftermarket, and off-highway. “More than 100,000 participants from 58 countries completed WABCO University trainings worldwide. This further demonstrates WABCO’s position as a leading provider of professional training solutions for the commercial vehicle industry.”

A core element within WABCO University’s comprehensive portfolio of training solutions remains its technical training program that today represents more than three quarters of the total business volume. The most sought after technical training courses worldwide are related to WABCO’s award-winning Intelligent Trailer Program. The Intelligent Trailer Program offers more than 30 different key trailer functions that can help trailer builders, fleet operators or cargo owners decrease transportation costs, save fuel and increase driver safety and comfort.

For more information and access to the online courses search tool, e-learning demonstration programs and online booking of training courses please visit www.wabco-university.com.