Apprenticeship is the recognised means by which people are trained to become craftspeople in Ireland. The benefits for employers of engaging in the Apprenticeship model are many, including:
- Apprenticeship courses are based on uniform, pre-specified and industry agreed standards;
- Apprenticeship courses comply with current and future needs of the chosen occupation;
- Through the systematic development and assessment of skills, knowledge and competencies, apprentices become more productive and reach efficient worker standards more quickly;
- Apprentices receive aTraining Allowance while attending off-the-job training.
For further information on Apprenticeship, please visit http://corktrainingcentre.ie/apprenticeships/
or contact The Cork Training Centre Apprenticeship Services on 021- 4856200.
Information is also available at: http://www.fas.ie/en/Training/Apprenticeships/