Bridging the skills gap – An SME’s guide to developing a workforce for the future

Bridging the skills gap – An SME’s guide to developing a workforce for the future

The drive towards Net Zero and the adoption of new digital technologies presents a huge growth opportunity for Scotland. However, in order to maximise on this potential, we need to be focusing on ensuring there are sufficient skilled workers for the both the current industry needs and projected future requirements. With nearly 18% of the Engineering and Manufacturing sector already reporting significant skills gaps, we need to take practical action now. Getting started on looking at skills gaps in the workforce is not an easy task, especially for SMEs; however, there is help at hand. Join the NMIS Manufacturing Skills Academy team to learn about the current skills landscape and future challenges; how to get started on identifying and addressing those gaps; and what further help is available.

Bridging the skills gap – An SME’s guide to developing a workforce for the future