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.  



F = Fulltime
P = Parttime
O = Online
E = Evening
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    How to Apply?

    Step 1 – Express your interest by selecting the course above

    Step 2 – Download Application Form  

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    For more information:

    Contact Course Recruitment:
    A: CMETB FET Campus, Dublin Road, Cavan, H12 FW53
    T: 049 4353923 or 049 4353924
    M: 087 679 3462

    Traineeships are delivered in partnership with Cavan Institute, Monaghan Institute or Tanagh Outdoor Education Centre.  

    Traineeships are co-funded by the government of Ireland and the European Union.

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