Fixing the Foundations – skills growth and replacement in a post-Brexit economy

With an ongoing lack of clarity around the nature of the Brexit deal which is yet to be negotiated, businesses in the UK face an uncertain future in many areas of operation, but especially in terms of their upskilling and recruitment strategies.

This is particularly acute in the context of industries reliant on migrant workers.

Bearing this in mind, we need to reframe the conversation of skills reform – it is a matter of skills replacement vs skills growth. We need to ensure our skills base is secure on these foundations in order to build a truly 21st century economy.

‘Fixing the Foundations’ is a topical exploration of these issues addressing technical education and skills in a post-Brexit world. Download the white paper

Leanne Tonks
Leanne Tonks
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Lucy Emmerson
Lucy Emmerson
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Press Release
Press Release
Educational services charity, NCFE, has announced a new strategic partnership with The Northern Skills Network (NSN).
Press Release
Press Release
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Michael Lemin
Michael Lemin
The Government has issued further information on the withdrawal of funding approval from qualifications with low and no publicly funded enrolments, as part of the Level 3 and below review.