Scottish Contractors Group
Skills Development Scotland, Historic Environment Scotland, local authorities, colleges, local employers.
Infrastructure, Housing, Commercial, Specialist
Commission: School and Employer Engagement to improve the appeal of working in construction.
The project will deliver a system of engagement between schools, colleges, Skills Development Scotland, Historic Environment Scotland, construction employers and careers schemes to address the issue of low aspirations to a career in construction.
The delivery will include support for trade demonstrations, professional career events, raising awareness of construction to career advisors, onsite visits and computer simulations.
• Develop and pilot: a programme of professional career events, trade demonstrations and high profile site visits with schools across Scotland