WABCO University Graduates 100,000th Student

100,000th Participant Graduates WABCO University

WABCO TrainingWABCO Holdings Inc. 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 4% 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.

“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 of WABCO’s trailer systems, aftermarket and off-highway division.

The technical training program provides numerous practical and customer-specific training modules, including basic courses in air brake technology, foundation brake systems and electronic systems, as well as system training courses in anti-lock braking systems, electronic braking systems, electronically controlled air suspension, bus systems, driver safety, and training on local rules and regulations.

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