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Engineering Industry Training Board

Volume 124: debated on Friday 11 December 1987

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To ask the Secretary of State for Employment what is his policy towards engineering training in the light of information paper No. 82 issued by the EITB concerning options for its future direction, a copy of which has been sent to him.

I am concerned that the skill base of the engineering industry should enable the exploitation of new technologies and new markets.I support the engineering industry training board's efforts to devise arrangements which will both be effective and command the general support of the engineering industry.