Apprentice building skills grant

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has allocated funding to support apprenticeship training within the construction industry in the Western Isles during financial year 2011/12.

The amount of support paid will depend on the number of eligible applications received.

Initial payments, paid on evidence of training having commenced, will be on a first come first served basis.

A decision on the final amount of funding allocated will be made on the closing date of August 26.

For further details contact 01851 212822 or e-mail -