2024 Fleet Management Training Day

Fleet Management Training Days

The IPWEA Fleet Management Training Days are an opportunity for fleet practitioners, coordinators and managers to get together and learn from each other to solve the common issues or share tips on managing challenging projects.

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The Plant and Vehicle Training Days have been designed to provide ongoing professional development and networking opportunities, improve practice and provide an update on the latest technology in the various fields of plant and vehicle management.

The training sessions and case studies allow the IPWEA Fleet community to get together and learn from each other to solve the common issues or share tips on managing challenging projects.

Supplier Opportunities – Get involved

There’s several sponsorship opportunities available for the Fleet Management Training Days:

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Training Schedule

11 Jul


Thursday 11th July
8:30am – 3:30pm local time

Mercure Newcastle Airport
2 Williamtown Drive, Williamtown NSW 2138

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3 Oct


Thursday 3rd Oct
8:30am – 3:30pm local time

Rydges Southbank Townsville
23 Palmer Street, Townsville QLD 4810

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8 Aug
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Thursday 8th Aug
8:30am – 3:00pm local time

Brisbane International Virginia
Cnr Sandgate & Zillmere Roads, Boondall QLD 4034

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24 Oct


Thursday 24th Oct
8:30am – 3:30pm local time

Casino RSM
162 Canterbury Street, Casino NSW 2470

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29 Aug
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Thursday 29th Aug
8:30am – 3:30pm local time

Manningham Civic Centre
699 Doncaster Road, Doncaster VIC 3108

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19 Nov


Tuesday 19th Nov
8:00am – 3:30pm local time

Mercure Perth
10 Irwin Street, Perth WA 6000

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5 Sep


Thursday 5th Sep
8:00am – 3:00pm local time

Cattleman's Country Motor Inn
8 Whylandra St, Dubbo NSW 2830

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21 Nov


Thursday 21st Nov
8:30am – 3:00pm local time

Rydges South Park Adelaide
1 South Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000

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26 Sep
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Thursday 26th Sep
8:30am – 3:00pm local time

Atura Hotel Blacktown
32 Cricketers Arms Road, Prospect NSW 2148

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Session 1
Fleet Industry Update

Session 2
Training: Workshop Management

Session 3
Fleet Management Case Study

Session 4
Training: Fleet Replacement Plans

Session 5
Fleet Management Case Study

Session 6
Training: Electric Vehicle Infrastructure - Planning and Design

Session 7
Fleet Management Case Study

Session 8
Supplier / Partner Presentation

Fleet Management Workshop

Premium Fleet Subscriber: $520 +GST
Standard Fleet Subscriber: $585 +GST
Non-Fleet Subscriber / Non-Member: $650 +GST

Group Discount

  • Register 3+ from the same organisation at the same time and receive a 10% discount per participant
  • Please email admin@ipwea.org with details of the participants to be registered (full name and email addresses) to apply the discount

Who should attend

  • Fleet Managers / Coordinators
  • Workshop Supervisors / Managers
  • Depot and Plant Managers
  • Financial Managers
  • Sustainability Managers
  • Safety Managers
  • Directors of Infrastructure

Learning Outcomes
At the end of the workshop participants will be able to:

  • Be able to describe the key attributes of an efficient and safe workshop
  • Understand the components and data sources for a 10-year fleet replacement plan
  • Understand the important design considerations and variables when planning infrastructure for EV charging

Duration: 6 hours / CPD: 6 hours

Cancellation Policy
Substitution advice must be received 3 days prior to workshop. Cancellations received less than 1 week prior to workshop will be required to pay full cost. The right is reserved to defer, amend or cancel workshops.


Marc Sibbald

Marc Sibbald

Marc has been the Director IPWEA Fleet since 2022 and is accountable for the strategic development of the fleet program which means working with the members and Fleet Council to develop education programs, resources, and networking opportunities to increase the capability and capacity of the fleet community.

Marc started in fleet as a motor mechanic and used his technical training to explore many different parts of the automotive industry. Roles have included sales and marketing at Ampol, operations at SG Fleet, and leadership positions with global tyre brands. He is also a regular contributor to Fleet Auto News, Fleet EV News and Fleet HV News.

Edwin Higginson

Edwin Higginson

Edwin has over 20 years of experience working as Fleet Manager for companies such as Woolworths, Qube and McColl’s transport, he now works as a consultant to assist companies improve their fleet management practices with a focus on workshop management, policies and procedures, and Chain of Responsibility (CoR). Edwin is also a Director of Australian Electric Vehicle Specialists helping businesses convert fleets to low and zero emission vehicles with practical EV transition plans and EV charging infrastructure solutions.

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