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Caymanians graduate from wine school programme

Caymanians graduate from wine school programme

| 06/04/2017 | 7 Comments
(CNS Business): Seven young Caymanians recently earned a certification in wines and spirits, which could lead to careers in the hospitality industry. The Level 2 certification course, which included 24 hours of class time and 36 hours of practical internship, was the result of a partnership between [...]

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Prison Service recruits receive CCTV training

Prison Service recruits receive CCTV training

| 03/03/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Business): Recruits with HM Cayman Islands Prison Service recently received training on how to use the national CCTV network for surveillance operations. The role of a closed-circuit television (CCTV) operator is multifaceted, as use of the system plays a vital role in safeguarding communities, [...]

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CUC engineer spending year at US power company

CUC engineer spending year at US power company

| 03/03/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Business): A Caribbean Utilities Company (CUC) employee has been sent to Tucson Electric Power (TEP) in Arizona, marking the first time that the company has participated in a secondment. Corey Miller is spending a year at the Tucson facility, enabling him to train and gain experience within ano [...]

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JGHS students learn about legal careers

JGHS students learn about legal careers

| 28/02/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): John Gray High School (JGHS) students recently learned about legal internships at a local law firm along with educational options at the Cayman Islands Further Education Centre. Representatives of HSM IP, including two people who participated in the CIFEC programme, spoke about int [...]

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Caymanian med students get chance to work under Shetty

Caymanian med students get chance to work under Shetty

| 08/09/2016 | 3 Comments
(CNS Business): Health City Cayman Islands in East End is planning to send four Caymanian college students on pre-med programmes to India next year to work for a month with Dr Devi Shetty, who spearheaded Cayman’s specialist hospital, at one of his Narayana hospitals. Richard Parchment, the ma [...]

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NWDA on hunt for potential interns

NWDA on hunt for potential interns

| 29/07/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS): The National Workplace Development Agency is looking for people to join in its National Internship Programme. The NWDA said this initiative provides opportunities for unemployed young adults to get practical experience and develop their skills. Launched in 2014, the programme has had a number [...]

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Business students practice skills on local firms

Business students practice skills on local firms

| 18/03/2016 | 1 Comment
(CNS): A number of small-business owners are getting free consultations from business students at the University College of the Cayman Islands as they try out the lessons learned in the classroom in the real world. Now in its eighth year, the programme is a joint initiative between UCCI and the Min [...]

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Local college under scrutiny for new accreditation

Local college under scrutiny for new accreditation

| 08/01/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS Business): The International College of the Cayman Islands (ICCI) is making a bid to be approved by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), a professional accrediting organization for college and university business courses. The college’s MBA, MSc in management a [...]

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MLA presses lawyers to hire and train locals

MLA presses lawyers to hire and train locals

| 15/09/2015 | 9 Comments
(CNS Business): George Town C4C backbencher, Winston Connolly, is asking members of the legal profession to sign a document committing them to increasing the participation of locals in their profession and to double the number of Caymanians that reach equity partner by 2020. As the government works [...]

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First alumni graduate from hospitality school

First alumni graduate from hospitality school

| 18/07/2015 | 2 Comments
(CNS Business): UCCI School of Hospitality Studies held their first annual awards ceremony Thursday night and recognised 19 young Caymanians who had successfully completed the program. The hospitality school was launched in September 2014 and the course has been designed so that students experien [...]

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Airport holds specialist operations course

Airport holds specialist operations course

| 13/07/2015 | 0 Comments
(CNS Business): A double specialist training session for airport staff in operations and safety saw more than 35 employees from the Cayman Islands Airports Authority (CIAA) participate alongside four of their peers from Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston, and Sangster International Airp [...]

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NWDA calls for Wine School applicants

NWDA calls for Wine School applicants

| 12/06/2015 | 0 Comments
(CNS Business): Future sommeliers or people interested in the hospitality industry will soon be able to take part in a wine training programme offered by the National Workforce Development Agency to learn all about the art of wine. The NWDA has partnered with Wine School 3 to offer several scholarsh [...]

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Young business leaders celebrated

Young business leaders celebrated

| 12/06/2015 | 0 Comments
(CNS Business): Young business leaders were recognized and rewarded recently for their efforts at the 24th Annual Junior Achievement Awards Ceremony, one of the country’s oldest youth initiatives. At the Marriott resort, 12 students received awards for their performance as the top leaders in the a [...]

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CEC seeking summer interns

CEC seeking summer interns

| 12/06/2015 | 0 Comments
(CNS Business): Cayman’s special economic zone is seeking young entrepreneurs to participate in their “Summer in the City” internship programme. Cayman Enterprise City (CEC) is inviting young professionals to apply for several internships that are available through the programme to “gain [...]

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Student programme to encourage careers in financial services

Student programme to encourage careers in financial services

| 06/05/2015 | 1 Comment
(CNS Business): The launch of a new student education and work experience programme is set to spark early engagement for Caymanian students interested in careers in the financial services industry. The 12-week programme targets Year 12 students who are job-ready and aims at putting more young profes [...]

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