Vocational training

The PIDS study cites the obstacle of young NEETs to vocational training

According to the Philippine Institute of Development Studies (PIDS), financial constraints and poor internet connection are among the major factors preventing young Filipinos from pursuing vocational training. In a study titled “Who are the NEET (Not in Education, Employment or Training) youth in the Philippines today?”, a research team led by PIDS […]

Vocational training

Deutsche Aircraft and AERO-Bildung partner to provide professional training for aircraft mechanics

Deutsche Aircraft and AERO-Bildung have signed an agreement to jointly train future aircraft mechanics. Both companies stand out for their long experience in the aerospace industry. This is the first time that Deutsche Aircraft has offered professional training. It is part of an integrated recruitment strategy that supports the growth and ambition of the company. […]

Short courses

GSI offers geosynthetics short courses online

MSE wall in Franklin, Tennessee. Photo courtesy of Pinnacle Design/Build Group Inc. The Geosynthetics Institute (GSI) is running three online on-demand short courses. GSI and Geosynthetic Materials Association (GMA) member companies and their employees receive discounted rates on all GSI short course registrations. Course 1: Quality Assurance/Quality Control of Geosynthetics in Waste Containment Facilities Recording […]

Vocational training

PosAbilities Academy in Leesburg offers vocational training for children with disabilities | News

Two years after launching a pilot program, a vocational school focused on teaching children with developmental disabilities in Leesburg officially celebrated its grand opening in July. The school – known as PosAbilities Academy – is located on Woodridge Parkway near Lansdowne Resort and was founded by Claudia Skinner who has an 18-year-old daughter named Grace […]

Vocational training

BACK TO SCHOOL: Volusia Building School; add vocational training | News

Principal Lynn Bruner took on a unique challenge this summer. She was responsible for combining Osceola and Ortona Elementary Schools into the new Beachside Elementary School for the 2021-22 school year. Eventually, Beachside staff and students will once again move from the 1950s-era Osceola campus to the old Ortona campus in Daytona Beach. Next year, […]

Short courses

Saïd Business School at the University of Oxford announces new online professional short courses and extends its partnership with 2U, Inc.

OXFORDEngland and LANHAM, Md., August 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — 2U, Inc. (Nasdaq: TWOU), a global leader in education technology, and Said Business School, University of Oxford, today officially announced the creation of six new GetSmarter professional short courses on high-demand and market-relevant business topics, from “the future of real estate” to “emergency preparedness. to climate […]

Vocational training

Vocational training agreements and responsibility to reimburse training costs

On January 1, 2021, the Labor Code 2019 with various amendments and innovations aimed at minimizing the burden of administrative procedures for employers as well as better guaranteeing the rights and benefits of employees, entered into force. Correlatively, the provisions relating to apprenticeship, practical training and vocational training agreements are more precise and detailed than […]

Vocational training

123 youth and female trainees graduated from NRC vocational training program in Hargeisa, Somaliland

The vocational training program aimed to develop the learning skills of displacement-affected youth and women who found themselves in unstable circumstances, with most of them left without any source of income. In addition to providing youth and women interns with vital skills for employment and income generation, the program reduces migration movements and improves peaceful […]

Vocational training

Vermont retools inmate labor program with job training

MONTPELIER, Vermont (WCAX) — Vermont inmates can work in prison to earn extra money, but the program has encountered a number of hurdles in recent years and has operated in the red. Now officials think they might have a potential fix that could also help address some of the state’s biggest criminal justice issues. While […]

Research development

Deputy Assistant Secretary for Navy Research, Development, Testing and Engineering visits NSWC Dahlgren Division

DAHLGREN, Virginia – On July 22, the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development, Testing, and Engineering (RDT&E) under the direction of the Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development, and Acquisition Joan Johnson spent her morning at the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD). Johnson oversees all RTD and E […]