March 29, 2018

2017 was the first full year of IBSA Manufacturing as the Skills Service Organisation for the manufacturing industry. We’ve engaged with key industry stakeholders across the country to help our various Industry Reference Committees deliver their objectives.

174 meetings, 9 Projects, 7 Cases for Change and 3 Cases for Endorsement are just some of the year’s highlights. Read them all in the IRC Achievements for 2017 report.

The document contains a series of links. If you have a printed copy and would like to view any of the links they can be found here:

Aerospace IRC Chair Profile – Russell Burgess

2017 Aerospace Industry Skills Forecast

Aeroskills project

2017 Furnishing Industry Skills Forecast

Furnishing IRC Chair Profile – Patrizia Torelli

Furnishing project

Case for Change MSF Blinds awnings security screens and grilles

Manufacturing and Engineering IRC Chair Profile – Ian Curry

Manufacturing and Engineering Industry Skills Forecast

Manufacturing and Engineering Project

Manufacturing and Engineering Case for Endorsement

Process Manufacturing, Recreational Vehicle and Laboratory IRC Chair – Keith Monaghan

Chemical, Hydrocarbons and Refining Industry Skills Forecast

Chemical, Hydrocarbons & Refining 2017 Project

Manufacturing Industry Skills Forecast

Manufacturing 2017 project

Manufactured Mineral Products Industry Skills Forecast

Manufactured Minerals 2017 Project

Plastics, Rubber and Cablemaking Industry Skills Forecast

Plastics, Rubber and Cablemaking Industry Case for Change

Laboratory Operations Industry Skills Forecast

Laboratory Operations 2017 Project

Laboratory Operations Case for Change

Sustainability IRC Chair Profile – Peter Nemtsas

Sustainability Industry Skills Forecast

Sustainability 2017 Project

Sustainability Case for Change

Textiles, Clothing and Footwear IRC Chair Profile – Leon Drury

Textiles, Clothing and Footwear Industry Skills Forecast

Textiles, Clothing and Footwear Case for Change

Digital Skills Cross-Sector Project

Digital Skills Case for Change


IBSA Linkedin profile

Developing skills to inspire workforce development report

Media article on changing risks from human robot interaction

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