Abstracts: August 25th, 2000

Pickard JPeople Management, (UK), 2 Mar 2000 Vol 6 No 5

Start page: 48. No of pages: 3

Describes the use of actors to role play scenes as part of training events in the UK and highlights the number of companies that are providing this type of support for training events. Indicates the types of role play that the companies can take on and the variety of training events for which they can be used, large or small. Draws on the experience of the London Borough of Sutton (a UK local authority) to discuss how to choose a company to carry out the role plays. Considers the need for some form of training, accreditation or standards for the role play companies.


Database: HRMA: Human Resource Management Abstracts WO: Workplace/Organizational Learning

Style: Journalistic

ISSN: 1358-6297. Reference: 29AJ557

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