Winthrop Engineering awarded CPD Accredited Employer standard

Winthrop Engineering awarded CPD Accredited Employer standard

27 July 2011 at 00:00
Winthrop Engineering has become the latest organisation to be awarded the prestigious CPD (Continuing Professional Development) Accredited Employer standard from Engineers Ireland. The award follows an audit of the company’s lifelong learning practices for their engineering professionals. 
 
Commenting on the achievement, John Power, Chartered Engineer and Director General of Engineers Ireland, said: “The CPD Accredited Employer standard recognises organisations which implement specific continuing professional development policies to support their engineers and technical staff. Professional development has become the keystone for companies to stay ahead of their competitors and at the forefront of their customers’ minds”
 
Commenting on the award, Ger O’Leary, Managing Director with Winthrop said: “We see Engineers Ireland CPD scheme as a roadmap for optimising and harnessing the skills and creativity of all our people. We are delighted to receive this accreditation from Engineers Ireland and it is a significant milestone in our ongoing development as a leading Engineering company”
 
Established in 1995 and part of the Winthrop Group, Winthrop Engineering is one of Ireland’s leading mechanical and electrical contracting companies operating in Dublin, Cork, Waterford and London providing services to clients in sectors ranging from education, local government and public works to data centre, industrial, healthcare, pharmaceutical and medical devices.