- Take Training Into Your Own Hands. // TeamWork;Nov2010, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p3
The article presents tips for low-budget training that include finding a mentor, thinking locally, and initiating a team library.
- Training and assessment are different things. Woodgate, Michael // Motor Transport;4/22/2013, p22
The author reflects on the difference between training and assessment and he states that work-based training funded by the government helps employees to achieve job qualifications but if an employee has those qualifications then the employee should be subsidised from taxes.
- Training. // People Management;8/28/1997, Vol. 3 Issue 17, p15
Presents news briefs related to training of employees in Great Britain as of August 1997. Publication of the revised rules for vocational qualifications by the National Council for Vocational Qualifications; Statements of finance directors to researchers from Investors In People on the means of...
- Is the slow learner of Europe finally on the move? McGurk, John // Training & Coaching Today;Mar2008, p14
This author offers insights on government-inspired initiatives designed to improve employee skills in Great Britain. He notes that Great Britain is the slow learner of Europe. He says that policy initiatives have been made but have not been successful in addressing this problem. He mentions...
- Credentialing: Understanding the Terms. Dickerson, Pamela S. // Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing;May2012, Vol. 43 Issue 5, p6
The article presents a column that identifies select categories within the credentialing domain; credentialing is an umbrella term that encompasses several categories, many of which have an impact when considering professional development for registered nurses.
- CAN WE CLOSE THE QUALIFICATIONS GAP? Sparrow, Stephanie // Training Magazine;Feb2005, p5
Focuses on the need for employers to set working qualifications for productivity in Great Britain. Actions to be taken to promote quality employee training.
- From THE EDITOR. Campbell, Jane // Training & Development (1839-8561);Oct2012, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p4
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various articles within the issue on topics including training employees, literacy skills in training and staff motivation.
- Too much of a good thing. Mackinnon, Iain // People Management;3/20/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 6, p50
Deals with the need for programs in achieving increased employee participation in learning aside from modern apprenticeships in Great Britain. Goal of the Learning and Skills Council on the number of young people completing modern apprenticeships; Opinion of employers on the National Vocational...
- People power. Greek, Dinah // Professional Engineering;04/19/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p46
Reports on the need for possible changes to the British National Vocational Qualifications (NVQ) and its Scottish equivalent to meet new needs, as the Investors in People initiative has led firms to rethink their training. Enthusiasm of companies and employees about training; Relevance of NVQ.