Competences and skills needs in services for the elderly
The objective of the anticipation of competences and skills needs that is carried out by the Finnish National Board of Education is to produce information about the competences and skills required in working life in the future. This document contains a report on the results produced by the anticipation group on services for the elderly. The group was tasked to produce scenarios for services for the elderly and derive from them future competences and skills needs for the sector. Based on the scenarios, they were also asked to make proposals for developing education and training in the sector. The group consisted of the National Education and Training Committees for social care, health care, rehabilitation and sport, and it was complemented with other specialists.