Skills Strategy for Northern Ireland: Skills for a 10x Economy

Closes 19 Aug 2021

Opened 27 May 2021

Overview

This consultation sets the key themes and proposed commitments for a new Skills Strategy for Northern Ireland: Skills for a 10x Economy. It is intended that the Strategy will formally launch in the Autumn and set the strategic direction for the development of Northern Ireland’s skills system to 2030.  

The consultation period runs from the 27th May until 17.00 pm on  the 19th August 2021.

Individuals and organisations wishing to engage with the consultation should review the full version of the consultation document  (set out below) before providing responses.

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 You can also download this document at Full Version of the Skills Strategy (PDF 7.35MB). 

You will find a separate summary version below,  for interested individuals who do not wish to respond to the consultation.

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You also have the option to download this document at Summary Version of Skills Strategy (PDF 2.00MB).

The Department will also be hosting remote engagement events through the consultation period, details will be published on our website and advertised through our social media channels.

 

You are advised to read the Skills Strategy for Northern Ireland: Skills for a 10X Economy before proceeding with this consultation.

This consultation has been set out following the chapters and layout of the proposed strategy.

Each question will specify if you are required to provide an answer or indicate that further details are preferred depending on your previous answer.

Events

  • Skills Strategy Consultation On-line Event

    From 1 Jul 2021 at 09:30 to 1 Jul 2021 at 10:30

    To provide all stakeholders with the opportunity to hear more about the Skills Strategy – Skills for a 10X Economy and how to participate in the consultation.

  • Skills Strategy Consultation On-line Event

    From 4 Aug 2021 at 11:00 to 4 Aug 2021 at 12:00

    To provide all stakeholders with the opportunity to hear more about the Skills Strategy – Skills for a 10X Economy and how to participate in the consultation.

Audiences

  • Parents
  • Higher education students
  • Prospective higher education students
  • School students
  • All stakeholders
  • Citizens
  • Business

Interests

  • Higher Education
  • Postgraduate Study
  • Primary Education
  • Further Education
  • Employment
  • Services and programmes
  • Academies
  • Unemployed Claimants
  • Quality Improvement
  • Employment
  • Training and Support