The Regional Skills Fora exist to support industry’s skills needs. They do this by gaining insights into various sector’s skills needs and support the education and training providers better respond to these needs. The sectors profiled here are sectors where there are identified skills shortages and are sectors of strategic importance to the economy.
While there are other sectors offering good career prospects, the sectors featured here are often not well understood and need to be better promoted. These sectors offer tremendous career opportunities and are dependent upon more learners pursuing education in engineering, life sciences, ICT and business disciplines.
Subject choices at second level strongly influence future career opportunities. Please use these resources to better understand the careers that they promote.