BA to cut training costs with portal

Howells, Jan
November 2003
IT Training;Nov2003, p6
Trade Publication
British Airways (BA) PLC has launched a staff portal, which it hopes will dramatically cut its training costs over the next two years. The Employee Self Service portal offers a one-stop shop for BA's employees to access a host of services, including online courses. These range from health-and-safety tuition to leadership skills and basic software packages such as Excel. BA expects to have put 25 percent of its training online by March 2004 and 33 percent by March 2005. Around 80 percent of self-service functions are on the portal.


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