Well done to the visiting Erasmus+ students from Madrid who have just completed a very successful Healthcare work placement with elderly clients at St Marys Residential Care Centre in Shantalla Road, Galway City. Picture shows the students with GTI Healthcare Teacher, Ann Jennings. Students from Healthcare courses in GTI will travel later in the year to Madrid for work placements.
Student Induction Days at GTI
Many class groups have taken part in Student Induction days in September. These days are an opportunity for a class group to bond, develop teamwork skills and get to know their classmates in a non academic environment. Some examples are – Health Science classes and Beauty Therapy classes took part in teamwork exercises in Petersburg Outdoor Education Centre. Hairdressing students went to a Professional Beauty exhibition in Dublin and GTI Engineering and Construction classes went to the National Ploughing Championships in Tullamore, Co.Offaly.
Erasmus + Work Experience Placements at GTI
Over 80 students from GTI will participate in Erasmus+ work placements in Europe between October 2017 and May 2018. 12 students from GTI Sports Department will travel to Glasgow for work placements on October 22nd . The placements are funded by the European Commission and managed by Leargas in Ireland. The students develop general workplace skills, language skills and gain experience of other European cultures. Please visit www.gtieurope2017. weebly.com for more information.
Concepts Hair Salon GTI
Second Year students will once again operate their “Concept Hair Salon” in Room 21 from 1pm to 4pm on Thursdays starting 28th Sept. For appointment, text 087 6173661. Blow drys only. Models are also required for barbering classes, Thursdays 10am-12pm. GTI Room 21 text 087 6173661 for appointment, walk ins welcome. Free gents hair cuts
Beauty Training Days GTI
First Year Beauty students have taken part in training with various beauty product companies at the start of their course. These companies include INGLOT Professional Training, ‘Deplieve’ Waxing Introductory Training and Dermalogica.