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6. Education and Training

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There is a significant drive to correct the longstanding imbalance between general (academic) education and vocational or technical education and to improve and increase the take-up of apprenticeships. Recent plans and reforms to the 16-19 technical education and skills system within the wider context of the Government’s Industrial Strategy and Post-16 Skills Plan, are among the topics dealt with in this chapter.