Job/Task Analysis (JTA) and Complying with Legal Guidelines


We know that a Job/Task Analysis (JTA) is a study that identifies the skill and knowledge requirements needed by employees to perform their jobs.  JTAs are specific to each individual job and are often used as the underlying documentation needed for employment practices to comply with legal guidelines.  A good JTA will incorporate a single [...]

Job/Task Analysis (JTA) and Complying with Legal Guidelines2015-06-30T13:37:53-04:00

Application of a Job/Task Analysis (JTA)


Do you know what training your people need? In last week’s article, we talked about how JTA data can be used for STAFFING.  So, now that we have a good job description (that was developed from the task list), we’ll talk about HOW you can use JTA data to identify the proper training employees need [...]

Application of a Job/Task Analysis (JTA)2015-06-23T09:19:18-04:00

What is a Job/Task Analysis?


Job/Task Analysis (JTA) is often thought to be only useful as the basis for developing training; however, JTA data serves as the entire foundation for many other aspects of an organization’s HR management system.  One of the major uses of JTA data is for recruiting and hiring employees (Staffing). […]

What is a Job/Task Analysis?2015-06-16T12:27:29-04:00

The Machine, Created for the Purpose


The Technician scratched his head and surveyed the scene. He then asked himself, “It’s dead, but what is it supposed to do?” Methodically, like a detective, he breaks down the purpose of a Motor Control Center (MCC), and how it relates to the downed HVAC unit. An MCC is a group of one or more [...]

The Machine, Created for the Purpose2015-05-29T10:14:28-04:00

The Technician, The Detective


The detective approached the scene like he always did, observing the behavior of the crowd as he stepped under the yellow tape surrounding the area. It is important to stay detached from the circumstances and evaluate all […]

The Technician, The Detective2015-03-03T12:54:51-05:00

Key Knowledge for those Working in Modern Industrial Facilities


If your job involves work within, or you are considering a career related to, modern industrial facilities, the odds are that you have come across the term Instrument Control Loop. This term defines a common and important aspect of modern industrial facilities. For evidence of just how important knowledge of it is, drop the term [...]

Key Knowledge for those Working in Modern Industrial Facilities2014-11-04T09:06:25-05:00

Safely Working with Gases and Chemicals


Gases are commonly used throughout industry. These gases come in several forms and are often as dangerous as they are useful. The following article provides background knowledge of these gases. Gases in compressed form serve countless indispensable roles in modern technology. Oxygen is used extensively to produce stronger and cheaper steels. Acetylene welding and brazing [...]

Safely Working with Gases and Chemicals2014-09-08T12:40:55-04:00

Electrical Safety in the Workplace


According to the National Institute of Occupational Safety & Health (NIOSH), electrical hazards cause more than 300 deaths and 4,000 injuries in the workplace each year. Electrical accidents are ranked 6th among all causes of work related deaths in the United States. Always work safely, wearing the proper PPE for your situation and know what [...]

Electrical Safety in the Workplace2014-09-08T12:50:47-04:00

TTS Selected by as One of the Top 20 Workforce Development Companies


Training Industry, Inc. Contact Lea Johnson, Market Research Manager 919.653.4997 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Announces Top 20 Workforce Development Companies List CARY, NC, July 10, 2014 – has announced its Top 20 Workforce Development Companies List, as part of its mission to continually monitor the training marketplace for the best providers of training [...]

TTS Selected by as One of the Top 20 Workforce Development Companies2014-09-09T12:59:15-04:00
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