TITLE

Employers sceptical of skills pledge

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Utility Week;6/1/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that businesses in Great Britain are skeptical about government initiatives to tackle skills shortages according to the results of a survey conducted by the Chartered Institute for Personnel and Development and consultants from KPMG. The survey revealed that the government faced a significant challenge to encourage employers to train their staff to level 2 qualification. The survey found that 46% of employers were concerned about the cost involved in the said training.
ACCESSION #
25534433

 

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