Building Effective Technical Training: How to Develop Hard S

This hands-on guidebook includes a wealth of information, guidelines and suggestions for creating and implementing technical training programs for organizations of all types and sizes. In addition, the book is filled with real-life examples and proven techniques from successful trainings. The authors reveal the most important characteristics that define an effective technical training program and show how technical training differs from soft skills and management training. The book shows how to:Build support for technical training within an organizationCreate a benchmarking process for a technical training programPlan and manage strategic planning committee meetingsDetermine how and when to conduct a competitive analysisWork with hands-on original equipment manufacturers and use training suppliers to develop instructional materials