TITLE

CPD network to boost skills

AUTHOR(S)
Phillips, Lucy
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
People Management;6/14/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 12, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the establishment of the first national network of professionals working in continuing professional development (CPD) in higher education in Great Britain. The National CPD Network will work with employers to help bridge higher-level skills gaps among graduates and professionals. It will provide support to CPD staff in higher education institutes by developing best practice and a strategic approach to meeting the skills needs of businesses.
ACCESSION #
25547675

 

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