ERIC Number: ED336595
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Partners in Skills Development. The Report of the Skills Training Advisory Committee.
Manitoba Dept. of Education and Training, Winnipeg.
This report provides the recommendations of a private sector committee to advise the Manitoba government on strategies for preparing the provincial work force to compete in the global economy. The report contains 10 sections: (1) background to the initiative; (2) Manitoba's changing labor market; (3) partners in skills development; (4) developing a provincial labor force strategy; (5) building the foundations--the role of the public school system; (6) new directions--Manitoba's community colleges; (7) facilitating human resource planning and training; (8) revitalizing the apprenticeship system; (9) native education and training strategy; and (10) an outline for change--major recommendations. Six major recommendations are discussed: (1) develop a provincial labor force strategy; (2) improve the public school system; (3) strengthen the community colleges; (4) facilitate human resource planning and training; (5) revitalize the apprenticeship system; and (6) address the education and training needs of Canada Natives. (NLA)
Descriptors: Apprenticeships, Canada Natives, Community Colleges, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Job Training, Labor Force, Labor Force Development, Labor Market, Postsecondary Education, Public Schools, School Business Relationship, School Districts, Skill Development, State Government, Technological Advancement
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Manitoba Dept. of Education and Training, Winnipeg.