Ministers McGrath and Harris welcome plans to recruit 100 ICT Apprentices for the Civil Service

Original Article: The Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Michael McGrath T.D., the Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Simon Harris T.D., and the Minister of State at the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform, Ossian Smyth T.D., have today, Thursday 13th October, launched the […]

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FIT & MSLETB Tech Alive Intiative

In collaboration with Mayo, Sligo, and Leitrim Education and Training Board, FIT is excited to launch the Tech Alive North West initiative, which aims to deliver an ICT Associate Software Developer, ICT Associate Network Engineer, and Cybersecurity Apprenticeship intake towards the end of April 2022 within the North West region.  […]

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Gaisce announces FIT’s Choose Tech programme as new Challenge Partner


Gaisce – The President’s Award is delighted to announce that FIT (Fastrack to Information Technology) has officially become a Gaisce Challenge Partner.  Challenge Partners support and involve young people to participate in one or more Gaisce Challenge Areas, allowing Gaisce participants to use relevant activities to count towards achieving their Award.  Established in 1999, FIT […]

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Students learning about technology and innovations during Tech Week

Second year students from St John’s College Shane Friary and Cameron Lee Venest with their awards for designing new apps By Maurice Garvey, original article and credit: AN EXCITING range of activities have been taking place at schools during Tech Week (April 19-23). At St John’s College, De La Salle, […]

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Google Software Developer Apprenticeship

Interested in a career in Software Developer with a leading Tech Company? This is a dream job and a dream company to work for! As an apprentice at Google, you will join a program that aims to provide the skills you need to become a Software Development professional. You will […]

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