Training and Apprenticeships – North West Regional College
 
 

Training and Apprenticeships

Funded by Department of Economy in partnership with European Social Fund

Be Skilled – Be Qualified – Be Paid
Getting paid while you train and learn – an attractive proposition…Found an employer who will offer you employment as an apprentice? You can earn while you study / train.

Apprenticeships are available on a full-framework basis to both existing and newly recruited employees. You can enter ApprenticeshipsNI funded apprenticeships on progression from Training for Success or as a direct entrant.

ApprenticeshipsNI offers a diverse range of training and the opportunity to gain nationally recognised qualifications giving you the skills you need for your chosen career. As an apprentice you will be with an employer and in paid employment from day one. How much you are paid will be agreed with your employer and will meet national minimum wage requirements.

Once you sign up to ApprenticeshipsNI you will begin to get the training and qualifications necessary for your career and what employers want.  Don’t worry about the cost, ApprenticeshipsNI will ensure the full cost of your directed training is met. Once you complete you will have formal qualifications that are recognised by employers worldwide.
ApprenticeshipNI ensure that you:

  • get first rate training
  • build knowledge and skills
  • gain qualifications
  • earn a wage from day one

 

Apprenticeships NI Course Options

You can access these courses at one of the following College campuses; Derry-Londonderry, Limavady, or Strabane. Entry for these courses at apprenticeship level is subject to results of initial assessment and interview. Entry requirement for these are currently under review.

For more information on Apprenticeships, contact 028 7127 6449.

Apprenticeship Options

Business Administration

Financial Services

Hospitality

Dental Nursing

Health and Social Care

Housing

Construction Technical (Civil Engineering)

I.T. and Telecoms Professional

Interior Systems (Dry Lining)

Brickwork

Joinery

Fabrication and Welding

Mechanical Engineering

Light Vehicle Body Repair

Painting & Decorating

Motor Vehicle

Electrotechnical

Plumbing

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North West Regional College student Cameron Nutt who has been selected to take part in the Worldskills Finals in Abu Dhabi. (Picture by Martin McKeown).

 

North West Regional College student Jack Mclaughlin

 

North West Regional College and Errigal Contracts apprentice Ryan Carlyle, Gold winner in Dry Lining at the annual Skillbuild Northern Ireland Finals. (Picture by Martin McKeown)

 

 

Cameron Nutt

Level 3 Carpentry & Joinery

“I would recommend North West Regional College.  It is a great place to learn, you meet new friends, and you have great craic too!”

Cameron represented Team UK at the 2017 World Skills Finals in Abu Dhabi

 

 

 

 

 

Jack McLaughlin

Apprenticeship L2 in Electrical Engineering

“One day you can be fixing things, putting flanges and pipes together and the next day you can be doing something completely different like changing drives”

Jack featured in the Derry City & Strabane District Council campaign to promote Training & Apprenticeships across the region

 

 

Ryan Carlysle

Apprenticeship L2 in Plastering & Dry-Lining

Ryan was one of 90 local construction apprentices who competed at the Construction and Industry Training Board (CITB) regional finals, which took place at our Greystone Campus in Limavady.

He will now go on to represent Northern Ireland at Skills Show UK, and potentially Worldskills 2019 in Russia.

 

This project is part funded through the Northern Ireland European Social Fund Programme 2014 – 2020 and the Department for the Economy
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