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Improvement through people for the emerging new work practices in manufacturing

Pillay, Hitendra K. (1996) Improvement through people for the emerging new work practices in manufacturing. Australian vocational education review (VOCED), 3(2), pp. 19-24.

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    Abstract

    This paper describes the changes occurring in manufacturing industries and their effect on knowledge and skills necessary to perform effectively in the new environments. The changes in knowledge and skills are presented as a summary to illustrate the extent of the change. The concept of multiskilling is used to conceptualise the emerging new knowledge and skills and finally some guidelines for designing training programs to acquire multiskilling are presented.

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    ID Code: 40279
    Item Type: Journal Article
    ISSN: 1321-3954
    Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Cultural & Professional Learning
    Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education
    Copyright Owner: Copyright 1996 (please consult the authors).
    Deposited On: 14 Mar 2011 12:13
    Last Modified: 25 Mar 2013 18:22

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