Newton Emerson: We cannot afford to be stuck in low pay trap

Research commissioned by Stormont’s Department for the Economy has found further education colleges are seen as a “Plan B” by young people due to a “culturally perpetuated stigma of failing to get into university.”
Airline pilots have never required a university degree. They qualify through vocational training, usually through an employer, which they can commence as school leavers. One-third are ex-military. Ye[...]

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