Offenders' Learning, Skills and Employability
13 May 2008
4th Annual Conference held at Inmarsat Conference Centre, London

This national conference addressed the key areas to develop offenders' skills and employment prospects from the recent Government and OLASS guidelines, including the Reducing Re-offending Corporate Alliance. It also highlighted the role of employers, discussed the work done with offender learning in the community, and set out what needs to be done to work towards equality of high-standard provision of prison education and offender learning. Focusing on the latest examples of best practice and detailing innovative programmes and case studies from the regions, the conference examined how offender learning will fare in an uncertain prison regime. Key speakers from Government, the secure estate, probation, business, education and local government contributed to the debate and make clear the strategy for offender learning in the years ahead.

Programme