Traineeships give participants the opportunity to develop cutting edge skills and knowledge on-the-job, making them more skilled, more employable and enhancing their career options. It also enables employers to access a pipeline of talent.
Lead to an award at NFQ Levels 4-6, or equivalent
Are between 6-20 months in duration
Have at least 30% of learning on-the-job
Who is eligible?
Traineeships are open to participants of all ages and backgrounds and are free of charge. Trainees may include school leavers (statutory school leaving age 16 years), mature learners, those in employment and those who are unemployed.
People who are unemployed may be eligible for financial support. Employers bursaries may be available.