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Update on the acquisition by Workforce Development Trust

Following the acquisition by the Workforce Development Trust (see press release published 30 April) People 1st continues to trade and operates as a standalone legal entity focussing on its key sector activities including apprenticeships, external quality assurance, accreditation services and work in the devolved nations and international markets.

30/04/2018

115 Syrian refugees trained in Jordan´s hospitality sector

A recent project in Jordan in which People 1st International played a leading role has helped 115 Syrian refugees to develop skills required to develop a successful career in Jordan´s hospitality sector. Watch the short video above to hear how this has changed the life of one of the graduates.

WEBINAR: Getting young people into work: Engaging the private sector to bridge the skills gap 

Our executive director, Jane Rexworthy, takes part in a webinar with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development that looks at whether there is a role for the private sector in bridging the skills gap. 

First hospitality and tourism sector skills organisation launched in Jordan 

Planning Minister Imad Fakhoury and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) President Suma Chakrabarti on 06 May 2018 signed a memorandum of understanding establishing a sector skills organisation in hospitality and tourism in Jordan.

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