Training & Academy

SMT Academy Training SMT Africa Volvo

The SMT Academy embodies our ‘best of the best’ philosophy. We are committed to training and development to be the ‘Gold Standard’ that drives quality and performance across our industry, ensuring that our customers are using our products, systems and software most effectively. Courses are constantly updated and refreshed to take into account new product launches and industry developments.   

Training network

Investment in our network of strategically located Academy facilities across Europe and Africa provides world class training for our own technicians and sales force, as well as for our customers:  

  • Duxford – UK  
  • Emmeloord – Netherlands  
  • Abidjan – Côte d’Ivoire  
  • Abuja – Nigeria  
  • Accra – Ghana  
  • Algiers – Algeria  
  • Casablanca – Morocco  
  • Lubumbashi – DRC  

We offer a range of industry-accredited courses or bespoke training at our modern and fully equipped Academy sites. Our courses are developed by industry experts and delivered by experienced instructors, so quality and safety are never compromised. Courses include operator and driver training, offering a mix of theoretical, technical and practical training, with eight simulators available for performance-based learning.  

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Flexible learning

A growing suite of e-learning resources is available, providing quality-assured online training that can be accessed anytime, anywhere.  

Available as a 100% computer-based course, or as a combination of traditional, instructor-led training with computer certification, e-learning offers real flexibility that works around your business, with minimum downtime of your team.  

On-site training

On-site training, on the ground with your people using your equipment, is one of the most effective ways to ensure you are getting the best from your machines. Our instructors will deliver bespoke training based around your specific equipment and operation such as: operator training, maintenance training, repair training. 

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