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CUC launches apprentice programme

CUC launches apprentice programme

| 10/09/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): As part of an ongoing initiative to maintain a skilled workforce, Caribbean Utilities Company (CUC) has partnered with Fortis Alberta to launch a new apprentice programme. Four CUC employees are being given the opportunity to receive specialised training as power line technicians a [...]

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Sixth intern named under NWDA initiative

Sixth intern named under NWDA initiative

| 03/09/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): An investment management company is taking on its sixth student intern since it began partnering with the National Workforce Development Agency (NWDA) in 2014 on the National Internship Programme. The latest finance intern for Prosperity Capital Management Limited (PCM) is Diandra [...]

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ICCI students receive new careers help

ICCI students receive new careers help

| 27/08/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Students at the International College of the Cayman Islands are now getting help in their efforts to target the right career path for them and then reaching their goals. Local recruitment agency Nova is now partnering with ICCI to support students of the college in their career sea [...]

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Summer interns give back

Summer interns give back

| 21/08/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): A group of summer interns recently volunteered at the National Council of Voluntary Organisations (NCVO ) as part of their annual community service day. The 13 students, who have been interning at EY Cayman, spent a day volunteer ring at the NCVO’s “New To You” Bargai [...]

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Weather service interns learn forecasting

Weather service interns learn forecasting

| 14/08/2018 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): Three students have interned at the Cayman Islands National Weather Service (CINWS) this year, enabling them to gain hands-on experience in the field of forecasting. In addition to taking on interns, the service has also hosted class visits from both public and private schools. [...]

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Event connects students with job opportunities

Event connects students with job opportunities

| 07/08/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): A recent networking event offered students and recent graduates an opportunity to meet with potential employers at Cayman Enterprise City (CEC). The young people had all applied to CEC’s Enterprise Cayman “Summer in the City” internship programme. At the event, held 2 August [...]

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Firm sets up programme for accounting students

Firm sets up programme for accounting students

| 23/07/2018 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): Accounting firm Grant Thornton has launched a graduate programme for the company’s audit, tax and advisory practice in the Cayman Islands. The programme is aimed at attracting young Caymanian students looking to develop their careers in the accounting industry, providing a flexib [...]

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Students get inspired over the summer

Students get inspired over the summer

| 02/07/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): A group of 20 Caymanian students, the first wave of Dart’s 2018 Minds Inspired summer Work-X, has started work experience, in such fields as finance, marketing, business innovations, human resources and IT. Through this programme, the students are able to contribute to active pro [...]

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Course teaches mental health first aid

Course teaches mental health first aid

| 03/06/2018 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): In a course facilitated by the Cayman Islands Health Services Authority (HSA), 60 professionals were recently trained to be qualified mental health first aiders. The two-day programme equipped those taking part with the knowledge and confidence necessary to recognise the crucial wa [...]

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Students begin financial services education

Students begin financial services education

| 19/04/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The fourth annual Cayman Finance Student Education and Work Experience Programme launched recently with an orientation event for all of the programme’s stakeholders. Accepted into the 2018 programme were 60 Caymanian students from schools across the Islands, who will participate [...]

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CEC interns can spend ‘summer in the city’

CEC interns can spend ‘summer in the city’

| 19/03/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Cayman Enterprise City (CEC) is now accepting applications from young people interested in working there as summer interns. Enterprise Cayman’s “Summer in the City” internship programme, in its sixth year, aims to place about 20 people throughout the CEC Special Economic Zone [...]

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Small-business initiative hits 10th year

Small-business initiative hits 10th year

| 05/03/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): A record number of participants are taking part in an annual programme that offers small businesses free and confidential advice. Launched in mid-February and in its 10th year, the Student Consulting Programme connects small businesses with upper-level business students of the Univ [...]

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Expo showcases career opportunities

Expo showcases career opportunities

| 01/03/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Hundreds of students and members of the general public attended the 2018 Careers, Education & Training Expo, which took place Friday, 23 February, at the University College of the Cayman Islands. The event, organised by the Chamber of Commerce, enables businesses and organisati [...]

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Expo highlights career opportunities

Expo highlights career opportunities

| 20/02/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Chamber of Commerce’s 2018 Careers, Education & Training Expo is expected to bring more than 700 students to UCCI’s Sir Vassel Johnson Hall Friday, 23 February. The expo, which begins at 10am, is also open to members of the general public, and all attendees will have an [...]

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PWD training scheme earns top award

PWD training scheme earns top award

| 07/02/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Public Works Department’s (PWD) apprenticeship programme has been awarded by the Cayman Islands Society of Human Resource Professionals (CISHRP) for its accomplishments in 2017. The department earned the “best training programme” in the Cayman Islands nod at CISHRP’s ei [...]

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