SBD collaborates with professional organizations and leading educational institutions, providing a wide range of resourceful and experiential skills development programmes. Such Industry partnerships and collaborations support real-time curriculum adaption to reflect the issues that member companies are facing and can better prepare their team to tackle real-world challenges. SDB partner with industry to engage their stakeholders to yield unique perspectives and new understandings of dynamic challenges they are facing and explore new opportunities. Its helps to understand how to conduct oneself in the business world and make connections that may lead to better skills development and training practices.
Industry partners works with SDB in developing a curriculum to make sure there’s a practical focus to outfit member trainees with the skills they’ll need to get hired or sustain the employment. As for the member training and educational institutions, they can provide workshops to enrich trainees and arrange field trips which exposes them to real life situations. Training and skills enhancement are a key investment towards workforce development and stronger partnerships with educational institutions are a necessity.