Train to Gain scheme "mismanaged"

Published:  25 March, 2010

The government's Train to Gain programme has been labelled "mismanaged" by MPs.

Edward Leigh, Chairman of the Committee of Public Accounts, said: “Despite providing work-based training for around 5% of the workforce, the Train to Gain programme has been mismanaged from the outset. Targets for the first two years were unrealistically ambitious.