Connecting with Canadians

Research Report:

Fostering Employer Investment in Workplace Learning: Report on a Series of Regional Roundtables

by Ron Saunders

Investment in developing the skills and knowledge of Canadian workers is important to Canadian workers and the country’s economy.  Fostering Employer Investment in Workplace Learning:  Report on a Series of Regional Roundtables is a synthesis report on four roundtables held between December 2007 and November 2008 on employer investment in workplace training.  The report provides highlights of these discussions, noting common themes as well as regional differences in the issues and in the proposals for action.  The discussion at the roundtables and the commitment of the participants provides some ground for optimism about the future of workplace learning in Canada.

Release Date: 2 Apr 2009
Number of pages: 32
Document number: 51176