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Local apprentices graduate from P&O Ferries scheme to begin career at sea

P&O Ferries has celebrated five more apprentices graduating from the company's scheme on their way to becoming fully qualified seafarers.

Thousands flock to Jobs Fair as investment pays off for Dover District

Over two thousand people attended a Jobs & Skills Fair as major investment projects start to deliver new jobs and career opportunities

DFDS becomes first UK ferry operator to offer maritime catering apprenticeships

DFDS has become the first UK maritime company to recruit apprentices for a brand new maritime catering apprenticeship programme.

P&O Ferries gives four local youngsters a chance to experience the world of work

P&O Ferries welcomed students onto one of its ships as part of work experience designed to give them an insight into how the company is run

Ferry company call for apprentices to boost maritime industry

This National Apprenticeship Week, ferry operator DFDS is on the lookout for those still deciding on a career path or considering a new one

First three local apprentices graduate from P&O Ferries' scheme as able seafarers

CHRISTMAS came early for three P&O Ferries apprentices as they became the first ever graduates from the company's apprenticeships scheme.

Future Skills for Dover Report highlights job growth and sector opportunities

A blueprint which highlights the future skills needs was released to businesses this morning as part of the Dover Skills & Business Expo.

P&O Ferries apprentices chart course for career at sea

Nine local apprentices started work at P&O Ferries last month as they began a two-year course to become qualified seamen.

DFDS celebrates newly qualified apprentices

On Friday 9 September, DFDS celebrated the latest cohort of apprentices to complete its apprenticeship scheme, with a 100% pass rate.

Marine Cadetship: Registration Day

Do you want a career in the Marine industry or to go on to a maritime Cadetship? Registration at East Kent College, Dover Campus, July 4 - 5

Apprenticeship Growth Gives Dover A Boost

Dover has doubled the number of apprenticeship starts in the constituency during the past five years with over 900 apprentices.

Port of Dover Bursary Scheme open for 2016

The Port of Dover is offering one bursary per year for students living in and around Dover planning on going to University in 2016.

P&O Ferries recruits six new apprentices on board its Dover to Calais ships

P&O Ferries has increased the number of Deck and Engine Room Rating Apprentices on its Dover to Calais ships.

Over 400 local people attend Dover District Skills Fair

Over 400 local attended the Dover Skills Fair to find jobs, apprenticeships, further and higher education, and training opportunities

New website provides training pathways for jobs of the future

Young people and those looking to re-train can access a new website providing pathways into training, apprenticeships and education
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