Xpan and Hatch Recognized for excellence in Custom Content creation by Brandon Hall Group Awards

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Hatch and Xpan Interactive Ltd. (Xpan) won a 2022 Brandon Hall Group Human Capital Management (HCM) Bronze award for excellence in the Best Advance in Custom Content category. The entry titled Achieving No Harm: Hazard and Risk Management at Hatch was submitted in the area of Learning and Development. The win was announced on August 18, 2022. The winners are listed at 

What are the Brandon Hall Group HCM Excellence Awards?

The Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards are a prestigious international competition recognizing the achievements of organizations across the corporate, government, and not-for-profit sectors from all over the world. Awards are presented across eight areas: Learning and Development, Talent Management, Leadership Development, Talent Acquisition, Human Resources, Sales Performance, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, and Future of Work.

Entries were evaluated by a panel of veteran, independent senior industry experts, Brandon Hall Group analysts and executives based upon these criteria: fit the need, design of the program, functionality, innovation and overall measurable benefits.

Achieving No Harm: The Impact of Safety Training at Hatch

Hatch’s organizational goal is to achieve No Harm by putting safety first in all processes and structured systems. Their commitment to this goal is demonstrated through the Health and Safety team’s collaboration with Xpan. Together these teams are implementing a highly interactive Hazard and Risk Management course suite for their employees, contractors and partners. The goal of this suite is educating learners on safety policies, procedures, and reducing safety incident practices.

Hatch learners are taken on a journey where they identify the difference between hazards and risks, while engaging in application scenarios. The course is illustrated with animated videos, accessible language formats, and displays of detailed learning takeaways. The Conducting an Effective Observation component also walks learners through the process and importance of conducting safety observations.

Learners shared the impact this course had in all aspects of their life at the office, on-site, and at home. Here is what they said:

  • “Very helpful course in terms of understanding hazards and risks, developing a risk rating matrix and applying the Hatch five- fold process through projects planning and execution as well as on day to day tasks.”
  • “The concept of risk management is easy to understand, has very broad application and is a very useful tool to many complex projects.”
  • “This course is relevant and useful in both my work and personal capacity.”

In addition to improving the learner experience for Hatch stakeholders; Hatch has maintained its total recordable injury frequency rate of 0.05 which is below the Construction Industry Institute 10th percentile of 0.12.

“We are truly thankful to share this award with the Hatch Health and Safety team,” says Ron Thiele, President and Founder of Xpan. “Together, we focus on building an effective learning culture by immersing their team in knowledge experiences to create a sustainable impact on their daily responsibilities.”

“The Xpan and Hatch creative team have worked very hard to create high impact learning assets that can improve the environments in which we work,” says Dan Welshons, Global Director, Hatch’s Health and Safety. “It’s an honour and privilege to be recognized for this effort.”

We can safely say the goal of striving towards No Harm has seen significant progress with the implementation of this course.

How can my team get a Health & Safety focused course?

Our team at Xpan Interactive would be delighted to meet with you to share how our Knowledge Experiences best fit your business needs. Book your experience today to learn more!

About Xpan Interactive Ltd.:

Since 2001, Xpan Interactive Ltd. has built creative and innovative digital knowledge solutions to help its clients meet their most pressing business needs and performance objectives. It continues to expand on its global mission to evolve behaviour and facilitate change with engaging and effective digital knowledge solutions. The Xpan team makes heroes of learning and development professionals, and improves workspace experience (and lives) across the globe, with better learning.

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About Hatch:

Whatever our clients envision, our engineers can design and build. With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we know your business and understand that your challenges are changing rapidly. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

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We develop digital knowledge solutions. Our team makes heroes of learning and development professionals. We improve workspace experience (and lives) across the globe, with better learning.