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The British Institute for Learning & Development announces two new International Qualifications for
1st September 2016
Learning technologies, mental toughness and driving business growth top the agenda at World of Learn
L&D experts from LinkedIn, Capital One International and Manchester Metropolitan University are among the keynote speakers at this year’s World of Learning Conference.
Taking place on 29 and 30 September at Birmingham’s NEC, the highly respected conference provides valuable insight into the key issues facing L&D. From talent management, employee engagement, leadership development and coaching, to collaborative learning, e-learning development and delivering business growth.
Chaired by Robin Hoyle, renowned author and learning designer, the conference begins with an opening address by Karen Bowes, HR Director at Capital One International focusing on ‘creating a learning culture that drives business growth.
TAP is the BILD’s recommended Qualifications and Continuing Professional Development Programme for L&D professionals and introducing TAP and its Awarding Body
The Training Accreditation Programme (TAP) has been focused on professionalising Learning & Development, at both function and individual practitioner levels, since 1998. Much more than a ‘train the trainer’ programme, TAP was recognised by a Queen’s Award for Enterprise Innovation in 2005. It is now an international standard, with some 1,400 organisations employing 27,000+ TAP-certified trainers in more than 30 Countries.
As of the 1st October all new learners with TAP gain 1 year’s free membership to the Institute.
Free fringe seminars offer additional insight for World of Learning visitors
Future trends, motivating the younger workforce and workplace design are just some of the industry topics covered in a series of free seminars of a renowned L&D event.
The World of Learning which takes place on 29 and 30 September at Birmingham’s NEC is set to offer a packed programme of free seminars available to all attendees. Visitors can gain insight from industry experts on key issues including e-learning, leadership and engagement.
Crossrail’s head of organisational effectiveness, Rob Jones, will deliver a keynote on ‘how to engage your team and deliver optimal performance.’ Clive Shepherd from Onlignment and Margaretha Mazura from the European Multimedia Forum will deliver another a keynote address on ‘Closing the digital learning skills gap’.