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NI skills champion ask candidates to show their support for apprenticeships

Gary Doyle, a medal-winning apprentice from SRC has called for all candidates standing for election to the Northern Ireland Assembly to show their support for apprenticeships by signing the WorldSkills UK Pledge. ....
Posted: Thu 28 Apr 2016

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Good Practice Event - Essential Skills - 24 June 2016

Event Date: Fri 24 Jun 2016

Student Well Being Conference - Thursday 16 June 2016

Event Date: Thu 16 Jun 2016

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Northern Ireland's Further and Higher Education Colleges

Colleges Northern Ireland is the membership body promoting, supporting and representing Northern Ireland's Six Further and Higher Education Colleges.

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Whatever size of business, work with one of our Colleges to help your business grow - providing support for economic and workforce development.

A range of practical support to business and industry:

  • Product Design & Prototyping
  • Lean manufacturing
  • Innovation
  • Business Improvement Techniques
  • Market Research and Marketing
  • Computer Systems & Software including free Open Source Software solutions

Education and training

Northern Ireland's Colleges offer a comprehensive range of courses at highly completive rates.

Colleges offer a range of full-time and part-time education and training options from entry level to post-graduate:

  • Essential Skills (numeracy, literacy, ICT)
  • Apprenticeships
  • Professional and Technical training
  • Higher Education Degrees including:
    • - Two-year Foundation Degrees
    • - National and Higher National Diplomas and Certificates