Science Industry Partnership

02 May 2019

Plans launched to boost digital “functional” skills for adults


Apprenticeships and Skills Minister Anne Milton unveils new qualifications based on rigorous national standards to give adults the digital skills they need.

Research shows that digital skills have become as important in getting a job and being part of society as English and Maths. An estimated 90% of all jobs in the next 20 years will require some form of digital knowledge, but one in five adults still lack these skills.

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/plans-launched-to-boost-digital-skills-for-adults

 

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