Higher Productivity And A Better Place To Work

Book : Higher Productivity And A Better Place To Work

Author : * Joseph E. Thurman * A. E. Louzine * K. Kogi

Language : English

Episode : Health-Safety-Environment

Publishing Location : Geneva, Switzerland

Published Date : Ocak 1988

Publisher : International Labour Offıce Geneva

Document Type : Report

Book No : 299

INDEX

Contents
V Preface
Chapter 1 : Overview
1 Introduction
2 Objectives
2 The rationale for the approach - The situation of small and medium-sized enterprises and their workers
3 Constraints and opportunities in dealing with owner-managers
4 Basic training principles
5 Technical content
6 Types of training event
6 The comprehensive training course
7 A shorter comprehensive course
8 A flexible module designed for incorporation in a conventional training programme for small enterprise development
8 A short awareness-raising seminar
9 Resource requirements
9 Training staff
10 Senior trainers
10 Group co-ordinators
11 Chapters 2 to 4 of this manual
Chapter 2: Participant recruitment and enterprise visits
13 Introduction
13 Marketing the programme
13 Step 1 : Recruitment of prospective participants
14 Step 2. Trainers visit participants' enterprises
Chapter 3. Checklist exercise and initial workshops
17 Introduction
17 Step 3. Checklist exercise and initial workshops
17 The checklist exercise
18 The course introduction and "survival and growth"
exercise
18 Technical sessions
18 Introduction
18 Training facilities and materials
19 Visual aids
19 Training room arrangement
19 Organising the session
20 The introduction
20 Rules
20 Exercises
21 Summary and conclusions
21 Practical hints on how to conduct technical sessions
22 Group work
Chapter 4. Action Plans and follow-up
23 Introduction
23 Step 4. Group company visits and preparation of
Action Plans 23 Step 5 : Mid-course workshop
23 Case studies
24 Step 6. Improvements in enterprises and preparation of group reports
24 Step 7. Final workshop Reports of participant groups
25 Step 8 Follow-up
25 Obtaining worker involvement
26 Evaluation
26 Building national programmes
Supporting materials
Supporting materials for Chapter 2. Participant
recruitment and enterprise visits 29 Guide - Introduction to higher productivity and a
better place to work 31 Model promotional brochure - Advanced
action-oriented programme
33 Guide - Photography and the choice of subjects 35 Worksheet - Preliminary list of participants
Supporting materials for Chapter 3. Checklist
exercise and initial workshops 37 Model course programme 37 Guide - Checklist exercise 39 Guide - Course introduction and "survival and
growth" exercise 41 Technical session guide - Materials storage and
handling
43 Technical session guide - Work-station design 45 Technical session guide - Productive machine safety 47 Technical session guide - Control of hazardous
substances
49 Technical session guide - Lighting 52 Technical session guide - Welfare facilities 54 Technical session guide - Premises 56 Technical session guide - Work organisation
Supporting materials for Chapter 4. Action Plans and follow-up 59 Guide - Group work
61 Handout - Action Plan
62 Model completed handout - Action Plan 66 Guide - Implementation of improvements 68 Handout - How to implement improvements70 Handout - Final group presentations
71 Model - Press release
72 Model - Evaluation form
73 Worksheet - Summary of follow-up results
74 Model completed worksheet - Summary of follow-up results
75 Worksheet - Follow-up results
76 Model completed worksheet - Follow-up results