The Vocational Education and Training (VET) Promotion
In coming years there will be a great need for skilled workers with vocational education and training in Norwegian businesses and the public sector alike. Thus steps must be taken to raise the status of vocational subjects and to reduce the unacceptably high dropout rates. More apprenticeships are needed as well as more and better-targeted educational pathways.
Vocational education and training is designed to produce skilled tradespeople. In coming years there will be a great need for workers with this kind of training in both the private and the public sectors.