Leading Provider of Innovative Online Training for Skilled Trades Helps Largest Boutique Hotel Owner and Operator on the Pacific Coast Quickly Upskill Maintenance Engineers and Overcome Skilled Labor Shortages .
AUSTIN, TX, November 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Interactive learningthe leading provider of online and virtual reality training for essential skilled trades, has partnered with Pacifica Hotelsthe largest owner and operator of boutique hotels along the Pacific Coast, to provide comprehensive hospitality and safety training that enables Pacifica Hotels to quickly upskill entry-level maintenance engineers and train engineers experienced to prepare them for a full range of hospitality services including HVAC, plumbing, facility maintenance and electrical.
Interplay Learning’s on-demand video training and hands-on 3D simulations help hotel maintenance engineers quickly develop hands-on skills and practice hands-on troubleshooting in a risk-free environment. With Interplay’s efficient and flexible training platform, hospitality companies can meet the ongoing challenge of skilled labor shortages by quickly training new workers and maximizing team performance.
“Our new training platform powered by Interplay Learning helps Pacifica Hotels affirm our commitment to providing the ultimate experience for our guests,” said Myisha Smith, Corporate Director of Training for Pacifica Hotels. “It transforms the hiring and onboarding process, so it takes less time to equip new engineers to meet our high performance and quality standards. The shortage of qualified service engineers in our industry is a chronic challenge, but the innovative training solutions of Interplay Learning and its dedicated teams offer our management teams greater flexibility in recruitment and hiring decisions.Interplay Learning helps Pacifica Hotels gain time and money by streamlining operations while allowing us to continue to deliver premium experiences across our growing portfolio of properties.
Interplay Learning provides hospitality businesses and their teams with expert-led video training, knowledge checks, and hands-on 3D simulations. On-demand course content in English and Spanish provides flexibility for team members to practice at any time, according to their learning style, using tablet, computer or virtual reality. Small, easy-to-digest formats mean team members can learn a little at a time or combine several short lessons into longer learning sessions.
Interplay Learning’s consolidated command center and dashboard makes it easy for management teams to assign courses, monitor progress, and track course completion for all of their engineers. Managers can also use Interplay Learning’s online skills assessment to get an objective analysis of their team members’ progress and skills to customize training to their unique needs.
“Pacifica Hotels approaches training and development with the same intent and focus that they bring to the guest experience and their portfolio of properties,” said Doug Donovan, founder and CEO of Interplay Learning. “Their leadership team recognizes that training drives productivity and growth, especially with the challenges of today’s job market. Interplay Learning helps companies like Pacifica Hotels expand their talent pool and accelerate skills development When companies can hire more engineers or technicians and get them out into the field faster, they have the opportunity to establish a significant market advantage.”
Pacifica Hotels is the largest owner and operator of boutique hotels on the Pacific Coast. Pacifica Hotels’ 40 Flagship Independent Properties in Key California cities of San Diego at San Franciscoas good as Hawaiifeature exceptional locations, AAA 3 and 4 Diamond ratings, upgraded amenities and high standards of customer service.
For more information, visit www.pacificahotels.com.
Interplay Learning is a global provider of scalable and highly effective hands-on digital learning simulations for the HVAC, plumbing, electrical, solar and facility maintenance industries. Interplay Learning’s innovative solutions help companies grow by providing their team members with unique opportunities for advancement and career potential. Interplay Learning’s digital experiential learning platform, SkillMill, easily turns any space into a training lab with short video lessons, 3D simulations, knowledge checks and other advanced features that prepare users to be ready for use in weeks, not years.
For more information about Interplay Learning, visit www.interplaylearning.com.
About Pacifica Hotels
Pacifica Hotels was established in 1993 to consolidate the hotel business of Invest West Financial Corporation, which has been involved in the acquisition, development, renovation and operation of quality hotel properties and other commercial real estate properties for nearly 30 years old. Today, Pacifica Hotels is the largest owner and operator of boutique hotels on the Pacific Coast. Pacifica Hotels’ 40 Flagship Independent Properties in Key California cities of San Diego at San Franciscoas good as Hawaii, feature exceptional locations, AAA 3 and 4 Diamond ratings, upgraded amenities and high standards of customer service. For more information, visit www.pacificahotels.com.
About interactive learning
Since 2016, AustinInterplay Learning, based at Interplay Learning, has created better training, better careers and better lives for its customers and their employees. Its award-winning online and virtual reality training for essential skilled trades, including HVAC, plumbing, electrical, solar, multi-family maintenance and facility maintenance, is scalable and more effective than traditional methods. traditional training. Leveraging immersive learning technology, Interplay customers can train and practice hands-on learning from desktop, phone, tablet, or in virtual reality. The result is a highly skilled employee who is ready to work in weeks, not years. Its digital learning platform, SkillMill, easily turns any space into a training lab with its short video courses, 3D simulations, knowledge checks, coaching and connectivity. Recent accolades include recognition by Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas Awards in the Education, General Excellence and On the Rise categories. Welcome to the next generation of skilled workers. Visit www.interplaylearning.com to learn more.
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