Skills for life is key to growth
As you report, four years ago 60 per cent of work-based training organisations were failing; now 75 per cent are succeeding. But employers, too, need to appreciate the link between these skills and their organisation's performance. And it is the Government's own National Employer Training Programme, to be launched early next year, that can expedite the good work already being done.
Eddie Little Director of operations The Network for Workplace Literacy and Numeracy Lancaster university