LONG BEACH, Calif., Nov. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Continental DataGraphics (CDG), a subsidiary of The Boeing Company [NYSE:BA] today announced it has won a Brandon Hall Group Gold award for excellence in the Learning and Development category for "Best Use of Games and Simulations for Learning". The interactive, multimedia content for the award-winning eLearning materials was developed in collaboration with Boeing's Learning, Training and Development (LTD) organization.
"Winning a Brandon Hall Group Excellence Award means an organization is an elite innovator within Human Capital Management. The award signifies that the organization's work represents a leading practice in that HCM function," said Rachel Cooke, Chief Operating Officer of Brandon Hall Group and head of the awards program. "Their achievement is also notable because of the positive impact their work in HCM has on business results. All award winners have to demonstrate a measurable benefit to the business, not just the HCM operation. That's an important distinction. Our HCM award winners are helping to transform the business." Boeing LTD is responsible for delivery of training to Boeing and airline customers. The LTD team needed to develop a more cost-effective and time-saving approach to train aircraft technicians on how to properly refuel oxygen equipment without compromising safety. LTD partnered with the eLearning team at CDG to develop a realistic, interactive 3D simulation and training course based on photos and instructions in aircraft maintenance manuals.