Erasmus+ Work Placements for GTI Students

Over 80 students from GTI participated in Erasmus+ work placements in Europe between February and May 2017. 43 students completed work placement during February from a number of courses. Healthcare  - 2 students to Madrid,  Art  - 14 students to Raahe, Pori & Helsinki in Finland, Security - 3 students to Kuopio, Finland.   Fashion - 10 students to Tenerife, 8 students from Media/ Hairdressing/ Beauty courses  to Glasgow and 6 Fashion students to Lille in France. In April 10 students went to Tenerife from Health, Beauty, Hairdressing, Security and Fire and Ambulance courses. 6 Students from Media went to Finland, 6 students from Information Technology to Krakow, Poland and 3 students to Catahene, Portugal from Business classes. The placements are funded by the European Commission and managed by Leargas in Ireland. The students develop general workplace skills, language skills and gain experience of other European cultures. Please visit www.gtieurope2017.weebly.com for more information.