Johnathon Dale has been appointed as the new Manager of Abloy UK’s Digital Access Solutions Academy, a purpose-built facility to educate, install and test the company’s range of products, with a particular focus on new digital solutions and ecosystems portfolio.
The Digital Access Solutions Academy provides free training courses for a range of Abloy solutions including CLIQ, Incedo Business, Aperio, and SMARTair.
Johnathon is looking to adapt the Academy to provide internal training to broaden the expertise of Abloy staff, as well as continue to build upon and grow the education provided to external parties.
Johnathon said, “I am delighted to join the team at Abloy UK, and I am keen to develop the offering and educate people on the full scope of products and solutions available.
“I think it is vital to improve the skill set of not only external course attendees but also look to further develop the knowledge of existing staff across the business. This will help them understand different aspects of the business better and give them new skills to benefit their job and advise customers more effectively.
Pip Courcoux, Head of Product, Technical and Digital Transformation at Abloy UK added, “our Digital Access Solutions Academy is well known in the industry, providing comprehensive training on digital solutions to complement the Foundations and Foundations Plus courses offered by the traditional Abloy Academy.
“We are excited to bring somebody with Johnathon’s calibre into the business and welcome him to the team. It is rare to find somebody with a wealth of experience as both an engineer and a trainer, and we know he is going to be a great asset to the company.”