ERIC Number: ED070877
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Mar
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Skills Conversion Project: Chapter 1, Precis. Final Report.
National Society of Professional Engineers, Washington, DC.
The purpose of this federally funded program is to study the transition mechanisms required to transfer available technical manpower from aerospace and defense industries into other areas of employment in private industry and public service. Selected industries and public service areas were assigned to 14 study teams for researching the likelihood of future manpower needs and utilization of technical professional personnel. Research findings, conclusions, and recommendations are briefly presented, including suggestions for vocational retraining. Related chapters are announced as VT 018 436-018 451 in this issue. (Editor/AG)
Descriptors: Adult Vocational Education, Aerospace Industry, Employment Programs, Federal Programs, Industrial Education, Labor Force Development, Labor Needs, Labor Utilization, Microfiche, Professional Personnel, Program Development, Retraining, Skill Development, Technical Occupations, Transfer of Training, Vocational Adjustment
National Technical Information Service, Springfield, Virginia 22151 (PB-209-281-01; MF $0.95; See Catalog for hardcopy price)
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Sponsor: Manpower Administration (DOL), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Society of Professional Engineers, Washington, DC.