Zimmer Biomet’s excellence in training and CPD recognised by Engineers Ireland
04 July 2019
Zimmer Biomet, a global leader in musculoskeletal healthcare, has recently been awarded the prestigious Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Accredited Employer Standard from Engineers Ireland
Pictured with a cross-representative group of employees, Claude Costelloe, general manager of Zimmer Biomet Ireland manufacturing facilities, is presented with the CPD Accredited Employer Standard Certificate award by Aidan O’Flaherty, associate director, Engineers Ireland. The picture shows employees from Clare, Limerick, Tipperary, Offaly, Galway and Mayo. L-R: Maeve McLoughlin, Maura Fitzgerald, Cormac Lee, Dermot Stanley, Tom Larkin, Tina Fagg, Christine Conneely, Dermot Gannon, Rob Geary, John Fennessey, Daniel Cyganek, Timmy Mulvihill, Brian McDonnell, Janet Durcan, Kate Graham, James Brady, Rebecca Carey, Richard McHale and Aisling Davis.
Zimmer Biomet, a global leader in musculoskeletal healthcare, has recently been awarded the prestigious Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Accredited Employer Standard from Engineers Ireland.
A leading employer in Shannon and Oranmore, Galway, Zimmer Biomet’s footprint in Ireland features two state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities plus a professional education centre that attracts healthcare professionals from around the world.
Aidan O’Flaherty, associate director, Engineers Ireland, said: “This is the national benchmark that recognises excellence in delivering continuing professional development training to engineers.
‘Detailed audit and interviews with engineering employees’
“Zimmer Biomet first won accreditation in 2010 and has successfully completed the process several times since. On this occasion, reaccreditation featured a written submission, a detailed audit and interviews with engineering employees.
“Assessment criteria included evidence of CPD policy and strategy, competency frameworks, talent support programmes, mentoring, continuous improvement through creative problem solving and innovative solution, knowledge sharing and knowledge management plus links to external learning.
“I want to thank Zimmer Biomet for its strong commitment to excellence and extend my congratulations to Claude and the team for attaining this best-in-class award,” he said.
“Our people are at the very heart of our success,” said Claude Costelloe, general manager of Zimmer Biomet’s Ireland manufacturing facilities.
“We are committed to helping each and every one of our team members achieve their full potential. We are delighted to be recognised by Engineers Ireland and believe that this CPD framework will enable us to develop our team and deliver our strategic business objectives in Ireland.”http://www.engineersjournal.ie/2019/07/04/zimmer-biomets-excellence-in-training-and-cpd-recognised-by-engineers-ireland/http://www.engineersjournal.ie/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/a1a-1024x528.jpghttp://www.engineersjournal.ie/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/a1a-300x300.jpgNewsawards,CPD,manufacturing