Southwest Alberta Regional Skills Study report identifies in-demand skills

December 16, 2020
Lethbridge College and its community partners have released the final report on the Southwest Alberta Regional Skills Study. The report found that there is an increasing mismatch between the skills people have in the area and the jobs available. The study predicts that over 8,000 new workers will be needed in southwestern Alberta in the future, with the greatest increases found in the health care, arts, entertainment, recreation, and educational services. The report further highlights opportunities for postsecondary institutions to work with other organizations to meet the demands for new skills and play a part in region’s labour market development Lethbridge (Release) | Lethbridge (Study) (AB)