150 employers join skills drive

Scott, Anna
June 2007
People Management;6/28/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 13, p12
The article reports on the joining of 150 employers to the skills drive of the British government in June 2007. Arriva, EDF Energy and First Group are among the 150 employers to sign up to the government's skills pledge. The pledge, recommended by the 2006 Leitch Review of Skills, is a voluntary commitment of firms to train their employees on basic literacy and numeracy skills based on their business needs.


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