Apprenticeship is defined as a programme of structured education and training which formally combines and alternates learning in the workplace with learning in an education or training centre. It is a dual system, a blended combination of on-the-job employer-based training and off-the-job training.

Find out all you need to know about Apprenticeships in Ireland here...

The Further Education and Training Authority

SOLAS is building a world class Further Education and Training (FET) sector to help fuel Ireland's future. Our Programmes are responsive to the needs of learners and the requirements of a changed and changing economy. Learn more...​​​​​

The underlying strenght of the Mid West Region is built upon a spirit of partnership and collaboration which is reflected in the work of the Regional Skills Forum. The forum is comprised of education and training providers working together with industry and enterprise to identify and address current and future skills needs.

Keep up-to-date with all the developments in the Mid-West region here...

Limerick and Clare Education Board

Tipperary Educational Training Board

Cavan and Monaghan Education and Training Board