Nuclear Skills Strategy Group

About the NSSG

The NSSG (Nuclear Skills Strategy Group) is the employer-led Nuclear Industry Skills lead and provides ‘one voice’ to government.

Members include:

  • major employers who have the plans and the expenditure to drive the major developments in the nuclear sector
  • government departments responsible for nuclear development and skills leadership
  • a representative of the trade unions in the nuclear industries

The NSSG is accountable for developing a nuclear skills Strategic Plan to address the key risks to skills and resources facing the industry, as it approaches a time of unparalleled growth

The NSSG is underpinned by a UK wide partnership approach between Government, industry, training providers and the various skills bodies can address the skills challenge, which the industry faces.

The NSSG represents both the civil and defense nuclear sectors its strategy addressing the skills infrastructure, processes and the training provision needed to secure the required supply of qualified and competent personnel.