Ryan Hanley is a company whose most valuable assets are its people and are committed to the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) concept and to lifelong learning.
Ryan Hanley has signed up to the Engineers Ireland CPD programme. It is a strategy for success; the planned acquisition of knowledge, experience and skills and the development of the personal qualities necessary for the execution of professional and technical duties throughout an engineer’s professional life. It encompasses both technical and non-technical matters.
The CPD scheme is designed to support lifelong learning, by stimulating and recognising good organisational practice in the areas of professional development for engineers and technical staff.
Ryan Hanley has recently been awarded the CPD Accredited Employer standard by Engineers Ireland.
The certificate has been awarded in recognition of the company’s continuing professional development strategy which demonstrates that employee professional development is a vital tool in achieving commerical and technical objectives. The CPD strategy adopted by Ryan Hanley showcases the importance of reflective learning and ways in which learning and development enables it’s 80 staff to deliver it’s organisational objectives.
“I wish to congratulate Ryan Hanley on achieving this certification. The organisation sucessfully scored highly in all criteria including planning, mentoring, knowledge sharing and supporting creativity and innovation throughout all levels of the organisation,” said Engineers Ireland Director General Caroline Spillane.
“It’s fantastic to see a traditional business growing and seeing the benefits of becoming a CPD Accredited Employer”.
Elaine Shields, Associate Director at Ryan Hanley, said “As an organisation we realise the value of continuing professional development and this accreditation is an endorsement of our committment to CPD. We understand that investment in people is required to drive innovation and improve processes and we are delighted to achieve thie Engineers Ireland Accredited Employer Standard.
“Implementing the programme has created a greater focus on learning and development for our engineers and also the alignment of our learning and development initiatives with the needs of our company. We look forward to developing our knowledge sharing, mentoring, skills and competency initiatives further,” she added.
The Engineers Ireland CPD Accredited Employer Standard is a strategic framework which enables engineers and engineering employers to raise competence levels and deliver tangible business benefits by investing in engineers through continuing professional development.