The Escuela del Mármol de Fines, a training centre attached to the Andalusian Employment Service and National Reference Centre for Vocational Training in the family of Extractive Industries, has today started a new training itinerary in programming and operation of numerical control machines, in which fifteen unemployed people will be trained in this speciality which is taught exclusively in Spain at the centre in Fines. This training itinerary is part of the new 2021-2023 programme of the Escuela del Mármol, which includes eight training actions – seven itineraries of different specialities and an FPE teaching course – totalling 3,910 teaching hours, with work experience in companies, aimed at 120 unemployed people. The centre will soon begin to offer VET for employed workers and training actions associated with training and apprenticeship contracts. On the other hand, the Escuela del Mármol has opened the application period for access to two training itineraries, which have 15 places each to train unemployed people in the specialities of ‘Auxiliary operations in natural stone processing plants and treatment and benefit of minerals and rocks’ and ‘Operation and maintenance of loader, hydraulic excavator and dumper in open-cast mining operations’.
Interested persons can submit their applications preferably online through the digital registry of the Junta de Andalucía. Students are entitled to receive the grants and aids established for unemployed people participating in Vocational Training for Employment training actions for transport, meals, accommodation and reconciliation with the care of children under six years of age or dependent family members, and grants for assistance to people with disabilities and certain groups of unemployed people established by the SAE and that require a differentiated action to facilitate their qualification or requalification to enable their participation in specific programmes. Those interested in finding out more about the new programme of the Escuela del Mármol and applying to take part in the training activities can find more information at https://juntadeandalucia.es/organismos/empleoformacionytrabajoautonomo/sae/areas/mejora-empleabilidad/fpe/paginas/escuela-marmol-fines.html. .