Training: your workforce resource
Lessons learned from the TWI summit.
CAE gets $200M of orders for training equipment, services
Contracts include a 10-year agreement to provide training for Airbus A350 passenger jets.
Be a better coach
Five questions that improve performance.
1,100 show up for 400 jobs at Hamilton rail car marker’s job fair
National Steel Car’s demand for welders is so high, it’s starting its own welding school.
ISO 55000 standards make managing them easier.
Time to learn
How to make job instruction more effective.
Ottawa missing opportunity to bolster apprenticeships, critics say
Stakeholders are disappointed that the Conservatives have no provisions for apprenticeships in the $14B New Building Canada Fund.
CAE wins $140M in defence simulator, training contracts
Customers include US Navy, German Air Force, Polish Air force and Malaysia.
Canada can learn from Germany on skills: Kenney
Employment minister says feds, provinces can expand paid co-ops for students
BC, federal government sign agreement on Canada Job Grant
Agreement in principle includes the renewal of the Labour Market Agreement, renamed the Canada Job Fund.
Job grant program change may cut support for disabled workers
The Canada Job Grant could end funding for Halifax’s Team Work job-coach program for people with disabilities.
Provinces, Kenney, meet to discuss counter offer on Canada Job Grant
The provinces want to make it less financially onerous for small business to participate in the program.
Businesses divided on skills gap tactics
Survey shows 71% of employers note responsibility to provide training programs but only 29% offer them.
Battle over Canada Job Grant not over yet
Jayson Myers says governments must address a lack of skilled workers and find out which training programs are working.
Why you should hire an apprentice | PLANT West
Five reasons internal training is a good investment.