In May of 2018, in partnership with the New Brunswick Department of Education and Early Childhood Development (EECD -NB), a study was initiated involving students in grades 6-9 across the province of New Brunswick. The Student Intentions and Perceptions survey was launched across English schools in the eastern and western districts, and received 3279 responses.
Understanding the perceptions of marine-related and trades/technology careers among today’s youth and understanding their intentions and influences will provide useful insights to inform recommendations for the design of future awareness/exposure building initiatives and career development programs to help us shift the dial on the workforce challenge that is presently being experienced across the marine industry.
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