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What people need to do at work is determined by UK national standards of competence. Competences are the skills and knowledge required to carry out specified tasks. National Occupational Standards of competence are developed by Sector Skills Councils (previously National Training Organisations: NTOs).
These NOSs are used for three purposes. They
There are as yet no NOSs for Sustainable Development. However, three SSC's, LANTRA, Employment NTO, SEMTA, have produced NOSs for a range of roles in improving health and safety and environment. These existing NOS's can help determine new sustainablity skills.
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If you want to see how this all fits together, go to Sustainable Skills Matrix.