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Apprentice

One who learns a trade or occupation by working directly under a skilled person. For example, an apprentice may study under a blacksmith to learn the trade. The apprentice may be paid a small amount or may simply receive room and board.

apprentice

see TRAINING.
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In the dying days of the Labor-Green Government, the number of apprentices in the building and construction sector dropped 19 per cent.
Over the next two years the apprentices will combine practical work and training with college studies, resulting in a recognised qualification and, potentially, full-time job offers.
In the past two years he has also been named apprentice of the year in tiers two and three, and overall apprentice of the year in year three at the council.
The pair were selected along with 11 other apprentices from the Midlands after impressing judges with their dedication and determination to pursue a career in manufacturing.
On the upside, the inspectors said HOLT apprentices demonstrated good manual dexterity when blow drying, developed appropriate personal skills, worked in a variety of settings and that the large majority benefited from supportive employers.
Three of our apprentices are finishing their apprenticeships this year and we plan to take them on permanently.
Young people interested in being an apprentice are encouraged to like the Hub's facebook page www.
Debbie became a NVQ Level 2 Hairdressing Foundation Modern Apprentice in January 2011, and by the following January she had opened the two-storey Divine Hair & Beauty Salon in Llandudno.
ALMOST 60 apprentices were celebrated at the annual Willmott Dixon's GotTalent awards.
The films feature the real stories of employers from Capgemini, SpicerHaart, and Ginger Nut Media who highlight the key steps to hiring an apprentice such as: who to approach in the first instance; the importance of considering business needs; identifying the right training partners, and how to start the recruitment process.
THE best manufacturing apprentices in Wales have been honoured at an annual awards ceremony.
DEMAND Yesterday, the agency blamed "a steady reduction in demand" for axing their Safeguard an Apprentice scheme.