Structured On-The-Job Training: Unleashing Employee Expertise into the Workplace / Edition 2

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Structured On-the-Job Training offers a practical, easily applicable approach to a crucial but often frustrating process. Designed for managerial, technical, and awareness training, the book offers a six-step program that combines the consistency and reliability of formal classroom training with the relevance of learning in the actual work setting. This revised and updated edition is the perfect blueprint for business success through planned training on-the-job.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781576752425
  • Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.
  • Publication date: 3/5/2003
  • Edition description: Second Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 297
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

Jacobs is professor of workforce development and education at the Ohio State University.

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1 The Challenge of Developing Employee Expertise 3
Ch. 2 A System View of Structured On-the-Job Training 27
Ch. 3 Training and Learning in the Work Setting 43
Ch. 4 Deciding Whether to Use Structured On-the-Job Training 57
Ch. 5 Analyzing the Work to Be Learned 77
Ch. 6 Selecting, Training, and Managing Employees to Deliver Structured On-the-Job Training 97
Ch. 7 Preparing the Structured On-the-Job Training Modules 111
Ch. 8 Getting Ready to Deliver Structured On-the-Job Training 129
Ch. 9 Delivering Managerial, Technical, and Awareness Training 141
Ch. 10 Evaluating and Troubleshooting Structured On-the-Job Training Programs 161
Ch. 11 Organizational Change and Structured On-the-Job Training 181
Ch. 12 Global Perspective of Structured On-the-Job Training 199
Ch. 13 Workforce Development and Structured On-the-Job Training 213
Ch. 14 Change Management Process and Issues in Using Structured On-the-Job Training 223
Ch. 15 Conclusion: Developing a Culture of Expertise 243
App. A Excerpts from the Training within Industry Report Describing the Lens Grinder Study 247
App. B S-OJT Trainer Evaluation Form 261
App. C Trainee Evaluation Form 267
App. D Sample S-OJT Module with Embedded Training Events 273
References 277
Index 287
About the Author 297
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