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Raising sector skills levels : how responsive is local training supply?

Mason, Geoff and Osborne, Matt and Rincon-Aznar, Ana, Sector Skills Development Agency (SSDA)
National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR), corp creators. (2005) Raising sector skills levels : how responsive is local training supply? [ SSDA research report ; no. 9 ]

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Abstract

This UK study examines the extent and nature of any mismatches between the training requirements of employers and the local provision of vocational education and training (VET). Companies in selected sectors (maintenance and repair of motor vehicles; telecommunications services; mechanical engineering, vehicles and other engineering; and textiles, clothing and footwear manufacture) and regions were surveyed on their training requirements. Staff in colleges and training providers in the same regions were interviewed to discuss the survey findings and to investigate the extent to which these providers are already satisfying those requirements and the nature of any constraints which may be present.

Item Type: Document from Web
Publisher: Sector Skills Development Agency
Series Name: SSDA research report ; no. 9
Uncontrolled Keywords: Vocational education and training; Research; Providers of Survey; Education industry relationship; Education and training needs
Depositing User: New Material1
Date Deposited: 04 Jun 2013 11:11
Last Modified: 15 Jul 2013 14:22
URI: http://dera.ioe.ac.uk/id/eprint/17747
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