ERIC Number: ED307430
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Apr
Occupational Competencies Report. The Electronics, Health Service and Construction Industries as Surveyed by the Trade Associations.
National Council on Vocational Education, Washington, DC.
This report presents comments from working groups in the electronics, health services, and construction industries regarding what occupational competencies are and will be needed by current and future employees. It is intended for use by state and local advisers and administrators to evaluate the relevance and quality of vocational-technical education. Information on the three industries is provided in three sections. Each section covers these topics: projected number of employees needed over the next 5-10 years, skill requirements, equipment, facilities, methods and procedures, and resources and training materials developed by the industries. Section II on health services addresses these areas separately for health care employees and dental employees. Each section also includes other information that would be helpful, additional comments, and recommendations as to what needs to be done. An appendix provides charts on health care occupations growth and growth and educational demands of other occupations. Names and addresses of members of the occupational competencies working groups are provided. (YLB)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Competence, Construction Industry, Construction (Process), Electronics, Employment Opportunities, Employment Projections, Health Occupations, Industrial Arts, Job Skills, Labor Needs, Nursing Education, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, Trade and Industrial Education
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Council on Vocational Education, Washington, DC.