Industry shuns online training

first_img Comments are closed. Morethan three-quarters of employers have yet to embrace online training methods,according to a major CIPD survey.Morethan 500 HR professionals questioned say that 84 per cent of training managers preferto use face-to-face training courses, with 45 per cent claiming to have neverused the Internet for training.Uncertaintyover the use of the new technology remains high, with 40 per cent of thosesurveyed unable to answer questions on using the intranet or Internet.  MikeCannell, CIPD’s adviser on training and development, said, “This suggests agreat deal of nervousness about how to tackle e-learning, not least because onecan make expensive mistakes by choosing the wrong solutions.”Therehas been an increase of a third in intranet and Internet use by employers.Cannellexplained, “Technology is playing an increasing role but the more traditionalmethods of learning far outweigh online learning.” Industry shuns online trainingOn 3 Apr 2001 in Personnel Today Previous Article Next Article Related posts:No related photos.last_img