Apprenticeships are expanding, and offer brilliant opportunities to help your son to develop a wide range of skills and open up exciting careers,Irish Times with learning grounded in the practical experience of undertaking a real job.

Apprentices can “earn while they learn” and build valuable work-ready skills in their chosen occupation, with nationally recognised qualifications.

Many of our existing apprenticeships are world-class. I have often extolled the virtues of the German and Swiss systems, but Irish apprentices are also well regarded abroad.

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