Friday, 6 September 2019

Ceisteanna (343)

Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire

Ceist:

343. Deputy Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire asked the Minister for Education and Skills the estimated cost to create 1,000 additional apprenticeship places. [35268/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Education)

The average annual cost to train an apprentice in one of our craft apprenticeships is €7,159 per annum.  Consequently, the estimated cost of providing an additional one thousand apprenticeship places is approximately €7.16 million in a full year.