IChemE learning portal signs Knowledgepool as content provider

KnowledgePool, the IT, personal and business skills training company, today announced a new contract to become a business and management learning content provider to the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) learning portal (www.icheme.org/learning/) – the industry’s first intuitive Internet based, knowledge and learning community for engineers.

As a content provider, KnowledgePool will offer a range of management and personal development courseware from its highly acclaimed Management Skills Online portfolio. Courses will include subject material on a full range of topics from the basics of project management to leadership and team development. By joining the IChemE learning portal site, course providers such as KnowledgePool will benefit from the association with a central learning resource and increased exposure to the process and chemical industry. Dinesh Fernando, Director of Training Solutions, IChemE said, “Content and reliability are critical to the success of this project. IChemE is working with KnowledgePool because of their track record in delivering proven, top quality content that works in a multitude of environments. Our partnership will ensure the IChemE learning portal delivers both quality and reliability to the rapidly expanding learning community in the process industries.”

Paul Butler, Chief Executive Officer, KnowledgePool, said: “The IChemE learning portal offers us an opportunity to deliver our Management Skills Online range to a global audience of the process and chemical industry. Together with the IChemE online training this will make The IChemE learning portal an attractive proposition to both corporate customers and individual learners in this industry sector.”