Other trailblazer sectors include aerospace, automotive, electrical, energy, financial services, food and drink and life sciences.
New vocational schemes
Meanwhile, Accenture, BAE Systems, Barclays, BT, Centrica, Diageo, GlaxoSmithKline, HSBC, Kingfisher, Marks & Spencer, National Grid, Tesco, Unilever and WPP have all pledged new vocational training schemes.
The aim of these is to involve the supply chain of each of these large companies, including SMEs, to offer 100,000 work training opportunities over the next two years.
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