Forestry Skills Summit

Held in partnership with Confor, Scottish Forestry, Forestry and Land Scotland and Skills Development Scotland, the summit held on the 15th December gave  those joining the chance to hear from a range of voices about the support available as the industry recovers from the impact of Covid-19 and looks to fulfil its future skills needs. Speakers included:

• Fergus Ewing MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Rural Economy

• Alan Hampson, Head of Standards Evidence and Expertise, Scottish Forestry

• Chris Brodie, Head of Skills Planning and Sector Development, Skills Development Scotland

• Liz Barron-Majerik, Scotland Director, Lantra

Employers interested in providing an opportunity for a young person anywhere in Scotland click here to register an EOI and we will pass it on to the relevant contact.