Revised training standards ready
- CSDA Election Results Are In. // National Driller;May2008, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p35
The article reports on the election of the 2008 officers and board members by the Concrete Sawing & Drilling Association (CSDA) at the conveniont held in Las Vegas, Nevada. According to Tom Stowell, president of CSDA, the new board will strongly focus on CSDA's emphasis on safety and training...
- New Requirements Regarding the Certification of Coordination and Inspection Personnel in the Field of Welding. Personnel Certification Systems Existing at European/International Level. Implementation in Romania. Daşcău, Horia // Petroleum - Gas University of Ploiesti Bulletin, Technical Serie;2010, Vol. 62 Issue 2, p113
In order to have competent personnel the manufacturers need to have personnel having a proved competence. This becomes more and more a contractual requirement. The requirements referring to the personnel competence are higher and higher. The certification schemes realized by the European Welding...
- ESTABLISHING MINIMAL ACCEPTABLE PERFORMANCE STANDARDS IN TECHNICAL TRAINING. Gammuto, John J. // Training & Development Journal;Aug79, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p11
Focuses on the establishment of minimally-acceptable performance standards in technical employee training. Professionalism in training programs; Criterion-related viability; Supervisory analysis.
- Competency-Based Training Evaluation. Moore, Elizabeth Randall // Training & Development Journal;Nov84, Vol. 38 Issue 11, p92
Studies the impact of training programs on employee job performance. Guidelines for evaluating training programs in terms of behavioral changes; Development of competency profile for office employees; Importance of competency profile in the execution of the research.
- Skill Standards To Become A Reality. // Modern Machine Shop;Aug99, Vol. 72 Issue 3, p383
Announces the plan of the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) in Washington, D.C. to institute skill standards by the end of 1999. Advantage of standards for workers in the United States; Definition of skills standards; Information on the MSSC Skill Standards development Expert Panels.
- EVALUATING TRAINING PROGRAMS: EVIDENCE VS. PROOF. Kirkpatrick, Donald L. // Training & Development Journal;Nov77, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p9
Discusses the application of the words 'evidence' and 'proof' to the evaluation of training programs. Measurement of honest reactions; Measurement of the learning of knowledge, skills and attitudes; Ways to obtain evidence of behavior changes that occur in participants; Proof that any changes...
- Encouraging new employees to use training skills is a must. Hardin, Patricia // Personnel Journal;Sep95, Vol. 74 Issue 9, p26
Reports on a survey conducted by workplace training experts Irwin Goldstein and Janice Rouiller on the performance levels of newly trained employees. Importance of type of work environment trainees work in; Hindrances to effective use of training by newly hired workers; Encouragement of...
- Patchwork of prototypes will help guide skills board. Olson, Lynn // Education Week;12/8/93, Vol. 13 Issue 14, p12
Reports on the plan of the US Congress' to approve the creation of a national board to help set skills standards for various occupations. Issuance of the US Department of Education's report `Skills Standards in the U.S. and Abroad'; Role of the federal government in the development of...
- Great ideas revisited. Harless, Joe // Training & Development;Jan96, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p52
Presents past and present discussions on the relationship of employee training and job performance. Use of problem-solving models in training; Implementation of fads and panaceas; Diagnosis and treatment of human-performance problems.