The FSB takes a close interest in the development of the post-16 education system given its importance to the success of small businesses in Scotland. We argue that a more responsive, coordinated and simplified support system for business owners and job seekers is required.
Commission for Developing Scotland's Young Workforce (May)
Response to the Wood Commission's Interim Report (November)
Education & Culture Committee 2013-14 Draft Budget(Sep)
Review of post-16 education and vocational training in Scotland (Dec)
UHI Millennium Institute (Nov)
A large scale study exploring the barriers to small business engagement in the Modern Apprenticeship (MA) programme in Scotland.
Apprenticeships (Scotland) Bill (Nov)