Congratulations to Paxton International staff in Iraq who successfully completed Paxton’s 2015 in-depth international logistics training session. Vice President of International Operations, Shannon Viveiros traveled from Paxton Headquarters to Iraq to conduct the training, supported by Iraq country manager Mohammad Talabani and Baghdad operations manager Mustafa Sabah. Management, office staff and crew members alike, from both Erbil and Baghdad locations attended the training session that included course work, interactive sessions and case studies. Regular training sessions take place in our overseas offices to ensure that all Paxton locations worldwide, regardless of regional difficulties, meet the Paxton standard set in our U.S. headquarters. Topics covered in this particular session included Ethics and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), along with an overview of international packing and crating, U.S. government shipping regulations, surveying techniques, communication, customer service, problem solving and warehousing.