NLBC aims to be an ‘employer led organisation’ and our primary aim is to engage with land based industries and employers as part of the skills agenda. We want to foster a more collaborative approach to education, training, skills development and careers promotion and guidance. The land based sector has a diverse range of specialisms, which demand an integrated approach so that workforce skills are developed in a coherent way. Core to NLBC’s approach is the production of a range of high quality qualifications, training courses and delivery methods, which are occupationally relevant and responsive to employer needs. With the establishment of NLBC, there is a fantastic opportunity for land based industries to engage with the development of skills and it is fundamental to our success that we maximise appropriate engagement with industry and employers.
NLBC will specifically: