Plant.ca

News Electronics Government General
August 9, 2021  

Ontario training young people for technology jobs in Niagara

The Ontario government is investing over $2 million to

News Government Economy General
July 21, 2021  

Ontario provides 100,000 workers online training for in-demand jobs

The Ontario government is investing $5.8 million in free

News Government General Health & Safety
July 15, 2021  

Ontario invests in health and safety training for small businesses

The Ontario government will invest $10.5 million to provide

Tech Centre Manufacturing General
March 15, 2021  

Free CNC training online from Siemens

Courses are separated into milling, turning, general operations and maintenance/service.

News Government Business Operations General Operations
December 23, 2020  

EMC launches reskilling / upskilling certification training

Ontario Manufacturers behind initiative that also delivers onboarding resources

Feature Manufacturing General Operations Production
December 21, 2020  

Power of observation: Step back, let it happen

Acting as an observer rebalances processes.

News Automotive Government General
December 18, 2020  

Ontario supporting laid-off auto workers in Windsor

Action centre provides employment services and training to those who lost their jobs

Feature Manufacturing General
November 19, 2020  

Driving agility: How standard work helps get it right

Establish the best way to execute an action that everyone will follow.

News Energy General Operations
October 5, 2020  

Safetyscope provides new field support for Hydro One workers

Will provide the utility with confined space attendant and rescue training with consulting services.

Feature Manufacturing General
August 6, 2020  

Solving problems: Start with “I don’t know”

It begins the process of finding more information.

News Manufacturing General
July 7, 2020  

Feds invest in supports for apprentices to complete training

Two streams: investments in training equipment and innovation in apprenticeship.

Insight Manufacturing Technology
April 30, 2020  

Industry 4.0: Technology and the human side of change

Work with existing employees to implement new technologies in a way that is still beneficial to all.

Feature Manufacturing General
April 14, 2020  

Welcome to sewing school: Training and advancement at Canada Goose

Opportunity beckons women, men and new immigrants in three cities.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
March 5, 2020  

Ontario investing $757,000 for laid-off GM workers in Oshawa

New job training centre will provide services, supports for up to 1,700 workers from parts supplier companies impacted by the closure at the Oshawa plant.

News Government Manufacturing General
December 11, 2019  

Ontario allots $3M in training pilot for automotive, advanced manufacturing

Will provide short duration training to help unemployed, underutilized workers, or those at-risk of being laid off.

Feature Manufacturing General
November 5, 2019  

Signs and reminders: Don’t assume they’re read

Use standard work to describe the best way to do a task.

Insight Manufacturing General
September 23, 2019  

New approaches needed 
for workforce development

The use of new digital technlogies is reshaping the way education and training is being delivered.

Feature Manufacturing Operations
September 12, 2019  

Ready to work: Prepare for young recruits

Ensure comprehensive orientation and training are in place.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General
September 10, 2019  

Ontario offers technology, training funding for auto parts suppliers

Will contribute to technology adoption and lean manufacturing efforts.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General
August 27, 2019  

Lead by example: Behaviour equals training

Your teams are watching what you do and say, and learning.

Feature Manufacturing General
August 13, 2019  

Make better decisions: Liberate information from job silos

Explain linkages when teaching a process to learners.

News Manufacturing General
July 16, 2019  

Quebec provides $23.4M for AI workforce training

SCALE AI will deliver the programs to more than 25,000 by 2023.

News Electronics General
July 11, 2019  

Amazon, seeking more skilled workers, will do the training

Amazon and other companies have struggled to find technically qualified U.S. employees.

Feature Manufacturing General
June 24, 2019  

Training for the wrong skill? Be sure about the learning objective

Three questions that focus learning in the right place.

News Construction Energy Manufacturing General
June 17, 2019  

LNG Canada, JGC Fluor to attract more women to skilled trades

Four-week workforce development program aims to recruit, train, support and employ them in construction trades.

Feature Manufacturing General
May 7, 2019  

Training to fail: Negative expectations sabotage results

Focus on what the trainee does right, address what needs improving.

Feature Manufacturing General
April 10, 2019  

Ask and answer to learn how to improve

Coaching cycles provide structure for addressing changing circumstances.

Feature Manufacturing General
November 13, 2018  

Making change stick: Lessons from two learning conferences

Build the relationship with your crew to lay a solid foundation.

Feature Manufacturing General
September 24, 2018  

Teaching skills: how to improve your success rate

Seven critical elements that will make a difference.

Feature Manufacturing General
September 13, 2018  

EMC’s next generation: A new president looks to the future

Al Diggins has retired, passing the Post-it notes to Shawn Casemore.

Feature Manufacturing General
September 4, 2018  

Filling the skills gap: Innovative Automation Invests in its employees

Want to find and keep skilled workers? Here’s a thought: develop them.

Feature Manufacturing General
August 8, 2018  

Train problem solvers and help question askers figure it out

How supervisors respond to questions trains team members to find the answers themselves.