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NWDA partners on finance internships

NWDA partners on finance internships

| 12/12/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The National Workforce Development Agency (NWDA) has partnered with global advisory and administration firm Maitland, to offer Caymanians professional job training. The new internship will offer a six-month opportunity for two Caymanians to work as middle office specialists, a posi [...]

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Training is a SNAP for local educators

Training is a SNAP for local educators

| 23/10/2018 | 1 Comment
(CNS Local Life): A full day of Stop Now And Plan (SNAP) training was given to 25 educators from government schools at the Family Resource Centre (FRC) on Thursday, 18 October. In addition, two half-day SNAP sessions for 50 more teaching staff were held the following two days. [...]

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DoA holds course on handling pesticides

DoA holds course on handling pesticides

| 07/10/2018 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Department of Agriculture (DoA) recently held a six-day workshop on safe handling of pesticides which 22 people from relevant industries completed. The “Safe Use and Handling of Pesticide Products” course  comprised presentations by officials from the DoA, Department of En [...]

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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 | 2 Comments
(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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