November 1

Job role

Training, Documentation and Localisation Manager


Minorplanet Systems plc

About me:

30 years IT industry experience working in a variety of roles, including R & D, Pre/Post Sales Support, Quality, Project Management, Training, Documentation & Localisation Management, Communications Management. Current areas of interest that I am involved in are distributed learning using Webex and online lessons, relationship between online help, support documents and learning materials. Webex plays an increasingly important role in learning disemination around the Minorplanet world.

Size of organisation (employees)

100 - 500

Areas of professional interest

Blended learning, Content authoring and design, Human capital and talent management, Instructor-led training, Knowledge management, Learning management systems and methods, Measurement methods and technologies, Mobile learning, Organisational learning, Performance support technologies and methods, Skills assessment and competency mapping, Virtual classrooms, Workflow and process-embedded learning, My personal professional development, Social Media and learning


IT Industry

Cathy Chapman replied to Laura Dickson's discussion Need to develop technical skills - advice on books/courses welcomed! in Content creation within organisations
"Hi Laura

Time and budget are huge constraints for me, and I don't intend to ever become a 'techy'. The solution I use, which works, is to record 'live' presentations via the Webex training centre, including slides and captivates shown as part of…"
Dec 18, 2009
Cathy Chapman left a comment on Content creation within organisations
"I manage training for staff and global customers for Minorplanet Systems plc, which develops and sells fleet vehicle tracking and communication systems.

The training team is small and multitasking, providing pre / post sales support, online help,…"
Apr 28, 2009