The Programme: Skills Areas
Skills Areas Induction Period (1st Year students only) Students will sample all skill areas on a rotational basis; Horticulture, Catering, Office and Retail Skills, Car Valeting, General Skills, Social Skills and Personal Development.
2nd Year students will be assigned a specific skill area for the duration of their final year.
Students do not wear a uniform but are required to dress presentably and adhere to Saint Augustine’s dress code. For Health and Safety reasons all students, while working in the Skills Areas, are required to have
- 1 pair of steel capped safety boots clearly marked with student’s name.
- 1 pair of overalls (navy blue) clearly marked with student’s name.
These are available at various outlets including Penta Products, Unit T2, Stillorgan Industrial Park, Sandyford, Dublin 18. Ph: 2950320
A mix of work and leisure activities is provided by the Vocational Skills Instructors for the first three weeks of July.