New Department of Classes for Users of Siemens PLCs
Recently, we launched 15 new online classes focused on Siemens PLC products. These
classes were developed in response to the demand from a variety of manufacturers
using Siemens PLC products, from automotive and pharmaceutical companies to manufacturers of consumer
Developed in cooperation with subject matter experts from Siemens Industry in Norcross,
GA, when combined with other Tooling U-SME courseware and hands-on instruction,
these classes will prepare individuals for the Siemens Mechatronics Certification
here for more details on the specific classes.
Competency Framework Helps Create High-Performance Teams
Earlier this year, Tooling U-SME launched a new tool—Competency Framework. Created
in conjunction with a cross-section of experts from manufacturers and academia,
the tool consists of more than 60 defined job role competency models. Each model
outlines knowledge and skills objectives required to do that job successfully. For
more information, click
here or contact your client success manager.
Upcoming Virtual Training Sessions
Tooling U-SME offers a full suite of instructor-led training courses that can be
held on-site at your facility for 10-25 people. In addition, we regularly hold virtual
instructor-led classes that can also be accessed later through our on-demand library.
Upcoming virtual sessions include:
Design for Manufacturability and Assembly Series (Begins April 15, 2014)
Total Productive Maintenance Series (Begins June 3, 2014)
Analyzing Modern Hydraulic Systems Series (Begins June 10, 2014)
Advanced Composites Manufacturing Series (Begins August 19, 2014)
For more information, click here or contact us.
Mark your calendars!
This year’s tuXperience is scheduled for October 6-8, 2014, in Austin, Texas. We
will have more details soon, but make plans now to join us and learn and share best
practices with your peers.
If you’re visiting any of the following events, be sure to stop by and see us in
ASTD International Conference, May 4-7, 2014, Washington, DC
Industry Week Best Plants Conference, May 5-7, 2014, Milwaukee, WI
Global Oil & Gas Human Capital Summit, May 27-30, 2014, Houston, TX
The BIG M, June 9-12, 2014, Detroit, MI
SHRM Annual Conference & Expo, June 22-25, 2014, Orlando, FL
IMTS, September 8-13, 2014, Chicago, IL
Also, hear John Hindman, manager of our Learning Services group, speak during workshops
at Global Oil & Gas Human Capital Summit and The BIG M.
To better target the training needs of your employees you need to
assess what they know and where they need to improve their knowledge. Tooling U-SME
offers a variety of online assessments that allow you to tailor your training curriculum
for each person’s needs. Learn more.
Videos, eBooks, a wiki and more—when and where you need them
Knowledge Edge gives you online access to thousands of ebooks & echapters, training
videos & clips and technical papers from respected subject matter experts. Create
your own playlists by tapping into the vast resources of Knowledge Edge and manage
the content to support your goals. We’ve even preselected relevant materials for
the most popular topics and organized them into playlists that you can assign to
your staff for easy, 24/7 access. For more information or a demo, click here.