The National Shipbuilding Research Program 1985 Ship Production Symposium Volume 2 Paper No. 11: Evaluation of Two Multi-Shipyard Cooperative Training Programs
NAVAL SURFACE WARFARE CENTER CARDEROCK DIV BETHESDA MD
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Descriptive and evaluative information is reported on two multi- shipyard training programs 1 Tidewater Maritime Training Institute, Norfolk, Virginia, and 2 Cooperative Apprentice Training Program, Seattle, Washington. The programs differ greatly in origin, goals, organization and operation yet both successfully met local requirements. Both programs are described relative to their 1 program history, 2 legal basis, 3 objectives, 4 funding, 5 geographic area, 6 staff and facilities, 7 trainee input, 8 curriculum, and 9 hiring and retention of graduates. The detailed descriptions are presented for two reasons. First, a useful evaluation must be based upon knowledge of specifics. Second, one goal of this project is to provide guidance to shipyards in other locations.
- Personnel Management and Labor Relations
- Marine Engineering