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Digital Academies address the challenges of the modern world of work

Digital academies – an initiative from the leading digital learning and assessment specialist, eCom Learning Solutions – are helping organisations stay ahead of their competition by developing their most valuable asset: their workforce.   As proof of the digital academies ‘pudding’, eCom points to the fact that over 80% of the private sector clients for [...]

The Energy Sector – Trends in Learning and Development

  Every part of the world’s economy has been affected by climate change; Covid19 and the new ways of working this has produced; the events in the Ukraine and related political sanctions. Yet no industry has been as heavily affected by all these as the energy sector – and it’s using digital learning to move [...]

Transport Secretary Grant Shapps backs rail industry to bolster jobs during visit to manufacturer Silver Fox

On Friday 24 June, the Secretary of State for Transport, Grant Shapps, was on-site at manufacturer Silver Fox, highlighting the ongoing work of the rail sector in generating employment, skills and prosperity in difficult economic times.   During the visit, Shapps met with employees from Silver Fox and the Railway Industry Association (RIA) and was [...]

eCom Learning Solutions helps energy companies move towards net zero carbon emissions

Scotland’s leading digital learning and assessment specialist, eCom Learning Solutions, is helping energy companies and contractors transform their businesses to move – cost-effectively - towards being net zero carbon producers.   According to Wendy Edie, eCom’s Managing Director, “Legislation to limit the effects of climate change, along with worldwide economic and political factors which are [...]

eCom helps increase safety and reduce costs for the offshore wind turbine industry

Scotland’s leading digital learning and assessment specialist, eCom Learning Solutions, has developed bespoke eLearning materials to help make offshore wind turbine maintenance technicians’ jobs safer – especially when they are working in rough seas.   eCom has researched and produced these eLearning materials for the engineering innovator, Pict Offshore, which develops, builds, sells and supports [...]

Empathy and Customer Support Valued Highly by eCom Customers

Market research by the digital learning and assessment specialist, eCom Learning Solutions, has highlighted that those in the market for eLearning and eAssessment materials are heavily influenced in their purchasing decisions by the level of customer support that producers offer.   “Before potential clients commission work, they decide what they think of the suppliers,” explained [...]

eCom helps in achieving the UK and Scottish Governments’ Energy Strategy aims

Helping people re-focus their energy-related industry skills – along with up-skilling and re-skilling for the energy industry - are key ways in which the digital learning and assessment specialist, eCom Learning Solutions is contributing to achieve the aims of the UK’s and the Scottish Government’s Energy Strategies.   A member of both Offshore Energies UK [...]

eCom Scotland joins Offshore Energies UK

Scotland’s leading provider of digitally delivered learning and assessment materials, eCom Scotland, has become a member of Offshore Energies UK, the leading representative body for the UK offshore oil and gas industry.   Susan Gearing, eCom’s energy sector specialist, explained, “As eCom’s activity within this key sector of the UK’s and the world’s economies has [...]

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Online assessments add value for oil and gas industry stakeholders

Within the oil and gas drilling industry – a key part of a sector that produced revenues of some $3.3 trillion in 2019 and comprises some 3.8% of the global economy - the use of online assessment (eAssessment) is demonstrably improving the assessment process, as well as streamlining the operations of organisations and, thus, providing [...]

eCom Scotland takes the lead in creating a carbon neutral business world

The digital learning and assessment specialist, eCom Scotland, has become an active, enthusiastic supporter of Pawprint, the employee engagement app which aims to improve the environment by engaging and encouraging workers to be more ‘eco-thoughtful’.   “We’re convinced that the Pawprint app’s combination of behavioural science with a fun, engaging approach encourages carbon-reducing habits that [...]