What exactly is the GIST course about?
GIST training materials are focusing on companies in the furniture sector and related.
Traditionally viewed as a sector that relies on handcrafted and manufacturing processes, in the last years the furniture industry has been embracing new technologies. Thus furniture companies have to keep up with the increasing technological transformation – a challenging task for organizations and requiring personnel with the skills they never had before.
There is a set of soft skills as well as technical skills required to lead a company through the digital transformation to the bionic company. Most of furniture industry workers in the production chains are experienced craftsmen, with lots of experience but a shortage of skills.
For furniture companies, it is important to gain momentum and get adapted to the new concept of digitalization by upskilling and reskilling their staff to assure that no one is left behind in this working environment.
Take a look at the course “Facilitator of Bionic Transformation” objectives, modules and outcomes in the infographic below.