The Use of Just-in-Time Training in Construction

Researchers:
Philip Warner
Ashley Sisk
FMI Corporation
5171 Glenwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27612

Summary

The Just-in-Time Training (JITT) report examines in detail the concept and application of Just-in-Time Training. In summary, the report:

  • Defines just-in-time training and when to use it;
  • Identifies ¬†the need for JITT in the construction industry;
  • Looks at who is using JITT now using current examples;
  • Examines current and future training needs for HVAC/sheet metal contractors;
  • Presents successful uses of JITT for HVAC/sheet metal contractors;
  • Evaluates future needs for training;
  • Reviews the potential benefits of JITT;
  • Identifies ¬†barriers and challenges to implementing JITT methods;
  • Compares JITT to traditional training methods;
  • Introduces a training model that includes JITT; and
  • Offers a checklist and forms to use as tools to get started using JITT.