SKILLED TRADESPEOPLE & MAINTENANCE WORKERS
I was encouraged a couple of years ago to discover an article in the OMAHA WORLD-HERALD by Janice Podsada, “Community Colleges, Local Unions Offer Apprenticeships, Programs to Train for Jobs Increasingly in Demand.” Here’s an excerpt:
We can also find a growing emphasis on training within our Process and Manufacturing industries.
Maintenance and Operations training for our workforce has never been more necessary.
And, the opportunities for more effective learning have never been greater.
Due to advances in technology-based learning, Mechanical Maintenance, Electrical Maintenance, and Instrumentation training are all better attuned to job and task applicability today.
We’re going to need these better skills, too, as processes get more complicated and multi-craft training continues to evolve. Well-designed multiple-media e-Learning (video, graphic animations, gaming and optional full audio) will help secure incomes in these transitional economic times while improving conditions for workers and their families.
And, In that process, American industry will continue to sharpen its competitive edge.
More on Monday – – –
— Bill Walton, co-Founder, ITC Learning
June 13, 2018
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