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Title: Training in a highly regulated industry : an examination of a certified nuclear power operator training programme in Ontario, Canada
Author: Hastie, Louise
ISNI:       0000 0004 7655 3242
Awarding Body: University of Glasgow
Current Institution: University of Glasgow
Date of Award: 2019
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An examination of the trainee experience in a competency based training programme. In a high-risk industry, having highly trained personnel is taken very seriously. This four year training programme produces highly qualified and skilled individuals and this research examined the experience of progressing through the training programme through the trainees' lens. Learnings include two consistent elements contribute to a negative trainee experience: Evaluation Methods that produced a tension between memorisation and learning and Trainer Practices that lacked student-centred, research informed methods that would likely improve the trainee success rate as well as the overall trainee experience.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ed.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
Keywords: H Social Sciences (General) ; L Education (General) ; LB2300 Higher Education ; LC Special aspects of education ; LC5201 Education extension. Adult education. Continuing education