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BCI Training and Development Policy 2007. A Training and Development Policy for the Irish Broadcasting Industry

TitleBCI Training and Development Policy 2007. A Training and Development Policy for the Irish Broadcasting Industry
Publication TypePolicy Paper
CountryIreland
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsBroadcasting Commission of Ireland
Pagination20 pages
PublisherBCI
Place PublishedOnline Publication (last accessed 15.04.2011)
1) Abstract

BCI document stating general key training and development policies for Irish broadcasting sector, aiming at "providing the framework that enables the BCI to effectively plan, support and evaluate the continued growth of the sector, through a variety of training and development activities and approaches".

2.1) Publication LanguageEnglish
2.2) Type & Structure

Policy document, 20 pages

- Policy Provisions
- Aim
- Policy Objectives
- Operating Principles
- Approach to Implementation of Policy
- Policy Review

2.3) Original Research or Not

No

3.1) Main Issues

General statement on consultation and responsiveness:

"The Commission acknowledges the diverse needs of stakeholders in the sector which may encompass a range of differences on an individual learner basis (such as learning styles, levels of training needed, availability for training release, etc.) or may refer to differences of ethos, practices, interests and structures that exist within the Irish broadcasting sector."

Statement on diversity:
The BCI recognises, and strives to cater for, the diversity of taste and interests of viewing and listening audiences in Ireland. The BCI supports and encourages the sector to respond to such tastes and interests. This policy aims to support the broadcasting sector in responding to the diverse and changing needs and interests of audiences.

Commitment of regularly condcuting review of policies.

3.2) Media

Broadcasting

4.1) Relevance

To some extend; interesting to note how diversity is handled in this important statement

Keywordsin-house training, policy papers, professional development, training
TagsPolicies on training, Broadcasting
URLhttp://www.bci.ie/development/td_policy.pdf