Tips for choosing the Right Corporate Training Provider for You
What is a Corporate Training Company?
Corporate training, sometimes known as workplace learning, is a set of activities aimed at educating employees.
Developing your team through workplace learning is not only a critical component of an organization’s success, but it also empowers its people to be more equipped for their jobs, compete on a global scale, and provide job satisfaction.
There are numerous factors to consider when engaging or searching for a qualified provider, so here are our SIX suggestions to help you with this important duty.
Tip #1. Vet All Credentials of Training Organization’s Awarding Body
If you choose a Provider, make sure they have the appropriate associations/affiliations and awarding body credentials for the programs they cover. Look for track records, social proof, and so on.
If done correctly, you will be able to choose the best solution for your company. Make no compromises when it comes to the quality of your training.
Tip #2. Be wary of the training provider who claims to provide everything!
No organization can truly possess all of the knowledge required to provide hundreds of courses covering hundreds of topics for hundreds of industries?
These types of providers are alluring since they promise to be able to cover all of your training needs, but beware: their primary concern is most likely the large volume of participants they attract and the revenue they create, not the material they give. Make no compromises when it comes to the quality of your training.
Tip #3. Examine the Expertise of the Training Provider and Trainer
Experience is extremely valuable in the professional world. This is especially true for providers of training and development services and their Trainers. Consider their background, experience, competence, and reputation in the sector or issue area they are delivering on; get references/samples of previous work.
Remember that if they provide your staff incorrect information and they are unaware of it, the results might be terrible.
Trainers must meet the following requirements. They must have:
- All applicable accreditation in the area of service being provided;
- Demonstrated experience in the relevant area, both as a practitioner and as a trainer
- In addition, they must have relevant experience delivering that topic area.
- Expertise in the subject matter;
- Must be skilled or qualified in the subject matter (including any member of a professional institution or awarding body);
Tip 4#. Possibility for Sustainable Working Relationship
It’s also important to be able to build a solid working relationship.
One of the most important questions you should ask is whether they are willing to consider establishing a long-term business relationship with you and your organization. Having a trustworthy provider is only one half of the problem; knowing whether you can actively collaborate with them will help to alleviate the burden of engagement.
You must assess not only the Provider organization, but also the Trainer who will give the course. Is it possible for them to provide sound advise and work with you on a long-term basis, rather than simply for one trial? Will they be able to connect with people while teaching operatives? Are they displaying the desired behaviors? While the Product may be perfect, and the Provider and Trainer may have all of the necessary accreditations and an excellent CV, the connection or “chemistry” may be lacking.
Tip 5#. Find Out the Provider’s Flexibility, Product(s) & Specialisation
What distinguishes training providers is the product(s) that they can offer, including the quality and diversity, as well as bespoke courses, delivery of specialised courses/programs, and flexibility. Any provider offering the specialised course will and must have a specialist accreditation. Furthermore, you may require a high level of adaptability from your Provider. This can take the shape of global or national reach, as well as venues, places, and times. Do they provide open courses? Can they also do this in-house to meet your organization’s needs? These types of questions should be at the top of your research list.
Tip #6. Customer Support
Customer service is a critical feature to consider when selecting a provider, as it is one of many organizations’ primary differentiators.
Questions to figure out includes:
Do they offer help when it’s needed? Are the persons you speak to or with whom you have direct contact friendly and helpful? Is their approach reassuring and encouraging to you? All of these, as well as additional inquiries, will require direct answers or extensive study.
Example of a service provider possessing these qualities and more?
Acquilla Safety Solutions is the answer. We are your go-to source for Quality, Safety, Health, and Environmental (QSHE) training, in Nigeria, West Africa and Across Africa.
Quality training services come at many levels, and Acquilla Solutions Limited is at the top of the list.
We have been in this industry for over seven years as a respected and professional HSE provider, and we have built fantastic working connections with numerous reputable organizations. We strive to establish long-term partnerships and are one of the industry’s leading players, providing you confidence in the services we provide.
We hire top-notch HSE trainers in Nigeria who are specialists in their fields. We offer an unequaled selection of open and customised HSE courses, as well as the ability to design and develop in-house courses to meet your specific needs. We are currently operating in West Africa, but we are working to create the greatest possible experience for our global audience.
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