Geotab joins leading industry suppliers, NTT Data Figtree Systems, Pedders Suspension & Brakes, RedBook, BP Australia, Autorola and Kids Under Cover in supporting Australia’s peak industry body for fleet management (AfMA),
Geotab will offer a scholarship to the industry contextualised Diploma of Leadership and Management facilitated by Swinburne University and their contribution will directly fund the launch of AfMA’s new membership type, an Accredited Individual Supplier.
To be AfMA accredited, individual sales people can apply for annual membership costing $165 including GST. Following payment they must complete the following 5 online courses with 100% pass score: –
- Who is AfMA
- Handling Conflict and Negotiation Ethically
- Change of Responsibility
- Work Health & Safety – the Mobile Workplace
- Risk and Hazard Management – the Mobile Workplace
The accreditation is designed to educate sales people on their responsibilities and those of their customers in providing a safe mobile workplace. Once accredited, members will be given access to various resources to provide to their customers raising awareness of safety and the mobile workplace and assisting sales people to become trusted business advisors. These new members will be required to complete new courses each year as part of their ongoing development and membership renewal.
As one of the fastest growing telematics companies in the world, Geotab’s unique open-platform solution is utilised by more than 40,000 businesses around the globe. With the company’s technology found in more than 1.9 million vehicles worldwide, Geotab processes over 4 billion data points every day to provide fleet owners and managers with greater visibility into areas such as idling times, harsh braking incidents, seat belt usage and more, enabling stronger compliance to regulatory changes and helping to improve driver and community safety.
Through channel partners, Geotab began serving the Australian market in 2004 and currently equips nearly 28,000 vehicles across the continent with its technology. Geotab Australia opened its local office in 2019 to better serve Australian fleets.
Geotab is advancing security, connecting commercial vehicles to the internet and providing web-based analytics to help customers better manage their fleets. Geotab’s open platform and Marketplace, offering hundreds of third-party solution options, allows both small and large businesses to automate operations by integrating vehicle data with data from assets and other third party hardware and sensors. As an IoT hub, the in-vehicle device provides additional functionality through IOX Add-Ons. Geotab leverages data analytics and machine learning to help customers improve productivity, optimise fleets through the reduction of fuel consumption, enhance driver safety, and achieve strong compliance to regulatory changes.
Geotab’s products are represented and sold worldwide through Authorised Geotab Resellers.