Project Control Academy, a leader in providing world class training solutions and consulting services in the field of Project Controls, is pleased to announce that Kentz has selected Project Control Academy as their global provider of Project Control training solutions. As the first step, Applied Project Controls Video Training Program will be rolled out to train Kentz employees on the essentials of Project Controls. Several new trainings will be developed over the next three years to support Kentz employees develop their skills in the fields of Project Controls, Project Management, and Leadership.
“Project Controls is an integral part of Project Management that is used to predict, understand and constructively influence the time and cost outcomes of a project or program. Project Controls gives the project team and stakeholders valuable information about the project health and highlights areas that require special attention. Project Controls is vital in order to deliver projects to clients within the required budget and schedule, and this is a key area where we will be helping Kentz build on and enhance its employees’ Project Management & Control skills”, said Shohreh Ghorbani, Director of Project Control Academy.
According to Mr. Peter Tignini, the Global Vice President of Project Controls at Kentz; “Kentz has almost 550 Project Controls team members, at various skill levels and experience, spread across over 30 countries. Our vision is to have a best in class bespoke training program, providing our team members with the opportunity to develop a deeper knowledge base in Project Controls.
The Project Control training programs kick off with the Applied Project Control Training Program, which will be rolled out globally to Kentz Project Control team. This training program consists of 12 high-quality and professionally developed training videos that will be delivered in an online format. The training videos will be accompanied by training manual, case studies, exercises, and an online support forum. Users can access the videos via a private and secure website from any web browser on PC, mobile phone or tablet.
Project Control Academy will develop more online training programs for Kentz in the course of three to four years. Kentz will lead the development of future new training programs.
About Project Control Academy
Project Control Academy was established with a single purpose in mind: To fill the education gap in the Project Controls industry by providing premier trainings, resources, and expert guidance in Project Controls.
Project Control Academy helps employees learn or enhance a range of Project Controls skills. Technical Project Controls education is offered via dynamic live seminars, in-house training, online training, and coaching & consulting.
One of Project Control Academy’s unique capabilities is developing exclusive and customized online trainings for organizations no matter how big or small.
Project Control Academy successfully trains project team members to enhance their Project Controls knowledge and help them advance along their career path.
For more information about Project Control Academy visit www.ProjectControlAcademy.com
Kentz is a global engineering specialist solutions provider, which serves a blue chip client base primarily in the oil and gas, petrochemical and mining and metals sectors. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange (symbol: KENZ). In the year ending December 2013, the company generated revenues of US$1.66 billion and profit before tax of US$118.0 million and diluted EPS of 68.07 US cents.
Kentz has over 14,500 employees in 36 countries. Its three main business lines are; Engineering and Projects, Construction, and Technical Support Services (TSS). It has a proven track record of delivering mechanical, electrical, controls and instrumentation engineering, construction and management services in some of the most remote locations on earth.