Heritage Training Advisor for the South of England – Wales Claire Wallbridge – 17th September 2010

Heritage Training Advisor for the South of England and Wales

Working for the Sector Skills Council and Industry Training Board for Construction and based at Loughborough within the Specialist team responsible for the Built Heritage Sector.  Claire explained that she sits on The Welsh Assembly Govt’s steering group for Traditional and Sustainable Skills, The National Heritage Training Group Executive and advises the Prince of Wales Foundation for the Built Environment along with associate Partners, English Heritage, CADW, National Trust and Federations.

Claire provided an interesting overview of the role of the Sector Skills Council Specialist Team & the Heritage Build Training.  The wide range of sectors and examples of initiatives and best practice, from which other sectors may benefit.   Claire spent some time after the presentation with members who had specific questions to their industry.