Defra Minister George Eustice MP visiting the food & drink industry careers hub at the Big Bang Fair
Building on existing, sector-wide initiatives to address a looming skills
shortage, food and drink manufacturers have pledged to increase the
technical apprenticeships by 20% by 2017.
Our new pledge highlights the importance of cross-sector and
collaboration to tackle the barriers to growing high level apprenticeships.
Defra Minister George Eustice MP congratulated FDF members for the industry's
commitment to invest in level 3 apprenticeships during a visit to the FDF-run
industry hub at the Big Bang UK Young Science & Engineers Fair.
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