Transport and the further education reforms: is the further education sector ready to deliver the future skills the transport industry needs?


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The Work Foundation (Great Britain)


In 2016 the Sainsbury Review into Technical Education reforms (report indexed in VOCEDplus at TD/TNC 125.184) made a series of recommendations to the government on the reforms of technical education which impact on the remit of the Strategic Transport Apprenticeship Taskforce (STAT). STAT was established by the Department of Transport (DfT) to implement the Transport Infrastructure Skills Strategy (TISS) (indexed in VOCEDplus at TD/TNC 129.865) for addressing the skills shortages in the industry, primarily through the achievement of 30,000 apprenticeships. This report is STAT's...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Industry; Vocational education and training; Skills and knowledge; Workforce development; Apprenticeship

Keywords: Education and training reform; Relevance of education and training; Education industry relationship; Skill needs

Geographic subjects: England; Great Britain; Europe

Published: London, England: Department for Transport, 2017

Physical description: 47 p.

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