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Policy Forum for Northern Ireland: Next steps for skills and apprenticeships in Northern Ireland

Inviato da NSS UK 1 mese 8 ore fa

Giovedì 8 Ottobre 2020
Westminster Policy Forum for Northern Ireland

This Policy Forum for Northern Ireland policy conference "Next steps for skills and apprenticeships in Northern Ireland" takes place in the context of the ongoing development of a new skills strategy for Northern Ireland, to replace the existing strategy which concludes in 2020.

This event is a full-scale conference will be taking place online from 9am - 1pm on Thursday, 8th October 2020. Full information and guidance on how to take part will be sent to delegates before the conference.


The discussion at a glance:

  • key priorities for the new skills strategy
  • immigration policy and the impact of Brexit
  • meeting the future skills needs of the Northern Ireland economy
  • the particular role of apprenticeships in helping meet NI’s skills needs
  • the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on apprenticeships and skills development and those working in this area, including:
    • what can be learned - taking forward the experience of the way that providers have adapted to the delivery of skills and training
    • further support - what may be needed to accommodate the impact on stakeholders of the economic fallout of the crisis, as well as changes to skills demands and the working environment


The agenda:

  • Key priorities for upskilling and training in Northern Ireland
  • Developing the framework for Northern Ireland’s future skills system
  • Meeting Northern Ireland’s skill needs - priorities for businesses and sectors, funding, and delivering for City and Growth Deals
  • Developing a skilled workforce - effective pathways, parity of esteem, and up-skilling
  • Raising quality in apprenticeships - assessment, qualifications and promoting excellence
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Westminster Forum Projects
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Informazioni di contatto: or +44 (0)7951044809 / +44 (0)7503591880 / +44 (0)7538736244
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Docenti universitari, studenti, ricercatori nel campo dell'andragogia
Reti e organizzazioni dell'apprendimento degli adulti
Progetti e partenariati
Responsabili delle politiche
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