Equality News Update: Young Fifers encouraged to sign up for career changing programme

Young unemployed people from Fife are being encouraged to sign up for Diageo’s award-winning ‘Learning for Life’ training programme.

With an entry deadline at 5p.m on August 21, the six-week training course offers students the chance to gain the required skills for a new career in the hospitality industry.
Along with an industry certified qualification on completion of the course, students also get the chance to gain vital on-the-job experience through a two-week work placement with some of Fife’s leading businesses.
Nicola Reid, programme manager, Diageo Learning for Life, Great Britain, said: “Young people in Scotland are full of passion and drive, and when combined with their new qualifications and experience, our students have the best possible opportunity to secure long-term employment in the hospitality industry.
“The sector is thriving and there are excellent opportunities for young people. Offering a solid platform for training and development, the Learning for Life course provides students with the opportunity to learn new skills, gain recognised qualifications and build confidence.”
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Read more at:

http://www.fifetoday.co.uk/news/young-fifers-encouraged-to-sign-up-for-career-changing-programme-1-4531804

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lewisbainbridge

Information and Communications Assistant at Fife Centre for Equalities