Apprentice program to foster high job skills
Following a series of pilot projects, China is expected to promote a new model of apprenticeship to foster highend skilled workers.
“Apprenticeship is an essential means to promote skill development and realize successful transitions from school to work,” said Yin Weimin, minister of Human Resources and Social Security.
“The initiative is for building high-quality apprenticeships and developing a workforce that possesses strong capabilities in both theory and practice andmeets the needs of the labor market,” Yin said after the G20 Labor and Employment Ministerial Meeting onWednesday.
Yin said skill development has always been a key topic of the G20 Labor and EmploymentMinisterialMeeting.