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Recognising the best in Learning & Development practice

The TJ Awards 2017 – recognising the best in Learning & Development practice The TJ Awards have supported those involved in Workplace Learning & Development for over 50 years. Now in their 12th year, the awards’ categories allow a broad range of companies to participate and reflect the increasing diversity in the Learning & Development landscape. … Read More

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Q: Should I be more aware of Safe Isolation Procedures?

Q: Should I be more aware of Safe Isolation Procedures? A: The safe isolation (10-point) procedure was formally introduced initially by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) as part of their AM2 Test (Achievement Measurement Test 2) back in 1985. It was (and still is) referred as the ‘Part C – Safe Isolation of Supplies’. … Read More

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A Boardroom Report. Achieving Excellence in Asset Management. For the past 30 years, MCP Consulting Group has established itself as a world leader in maintenance, reliability and asset management consultancy with a global footprint across a wide range of industries including food & drink, pharmaceutical, chemical, power & utilities, airport & transportation and other manufacturing. … Read More

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The 18th Edition Wiring Regulations

MCP, as a major provider of industrial training, offers this overview of the more significant amendments to the 18th Edition Wiring regulations due to be published on 1st July 2018.  Although nearly 15 month’s away it is not too early to review your company’s training, procedures, methods and safety overview. These major additions and amendments are … Read More

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Ten insights into maintenance training

John Saysell has delivered competence-based Maintenance Training for more than 20 years. Here are ten insights acquired over this time: Make sure that the initial training needs analysis focuses first on what the learners will be required to do differently back in the workplace, and base the training content and exercises on this end objective. Many training … Read More

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Aspects of workplace training

Very often the best people to train others in company-specific tasks are those that are already doing the job. Unfortunately, however, it’s not as simple as that when considering workplace training. While these trainers and coaches may have the technical skills needed, can they actually teach? An old Chinese proverb says: “Give a man a … Read More

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Tackling Maintenance Cost…Through Effective Asset Management

Leading manufacturing and service companies know that the effective Asset Management is a basic need for long-term competitiveness. But even today, MCP has evidence that fewer than 10% of company sites in the UK have mastered this skill and hence the ability to claim to have ‘leading-the-world’ status’. The overall UK profile of where sites … Read More

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