UK Government Departments and public sector delivery bodies were required to commit to embedding continuous improvement (CI) learning, by way of an official strategy in March 2012.
Defra published their CI strategy in July 2012, which sets out priorities for embedding CI within core Defra and its delivery bodies, including the Environment Agency. The Environment Agency is implementing a programme of CI training and learning, which incorporates e-learning as its foundation.
The overall aim of the e-learning package is to raise awareness and understanding of CI and help embed this as a way of thinking and working in the Environment Agency culture.
Specifically, the course aims to: