The School of Marble Fines restarts its activity with two courses auxiliary plant operator natural stone

Course opening ceremony 2016/2017.

Course opening ceremony 2016/2017.
Course opening ceremony 2016/2017.

The Director General of Vocational Training for Employment, Manuel Jesus Garcia Martin, and the territorial delegate of Economy, Innovation, Science and Employment of the Junta de Andalucía, Miguel Angel Lopez Tortosa, They have held a meeting today with the 30 students who have started their training in the first two courses scheduled in the School of Marble Fines which will run until end of year. It is training initiatives focusing on specialty 'Auxiliary operations in processing plants and processing natural stone and ore beneficiation and rock', each destine to 15 students, to which an English course will add to business management, whose start is scheduled for next 24 October.

The Director General of Vocational Training for Employment said that "with the resumption of courses at the School of Marble respond to the commitment we made with the workers and the school management to have the prestige it had achieved in training again excellence of workers and highly skilled workers in the industry of natural stone ". "The objective of the Government of Andalusia to relaunch the FPE added -HA- It is to improve the employability of workers, and especially those groups with greater difficulties in accessing the labor market, while also serving as a tool to improve competitiveness and productivity of enterprises ".

For his part, Miguel Angel Tortosa Lopez explained that the two courses, for which they were presented 108 applications, "Correspond to a level 1 qualification and will allow students to obtain professional certificate, that will recognize a highly valued professional profile in a productive sector as important to the economy of the province of Almería as that of natural stone ”. The territorial delegate noted, equally, that "the capabilities that will provide them this training will acquire not only in the classrooms of the School but also in a real working environment, with the completion of a module of practical training in one of the twelve companies in the region with which the Ministry of Employment, And Trade Company has signed agreements ".

Estas doce empresas son Natural Stone Tino S.L., Cosentino S.A, Craftsmen Garcimar S.C.A., Marbles Sotomar S.L., Pastor Emilio Moreno, Craftsmen Stone Decomar S.L., Kalkerai S.L., Rubiostone S.L.L., Marbles Juan Tijeras S.L., Marbles Mardegón S.L., Hermanos Vizcaino S.C.A. y Carmona Marble Artisans S.L.

Training Schools were integrated into the Andalusian Employment Service under the Decree Law 5/2015 and, in six months, the Department of Employment, And Trade Company completed the process of integration of ten centers, having articulated programming and methodology to give continuity to the training offer. With the resumption of classes is a continuation of the training of highly qualified, with the improvement achieved through joint training itineraries professional certificates, Creditable in the Vocational Training System.

This network of centers have in common a training model based on quality training, with hands-on learning and the use of new technologies, and demand, adapted to the needs of the Andalusian productive fabric, ensuring their high levels of employability. The School of Marble Fines every year has reached a higher employment to 90%, also having business collaboration in this region in demand of students trained there.

The Board has relaunched Vocational Training for Employment with the call, in early September, new courses for unemployed people with programming 1.779 training activities of which will benefit more than 26.600 unemployed persons. "The scheduling of these actions serves some priority specialties in line with the needs of qualification of workers in each territory and meets the demands of entrepreneurs in the productive sectors", Miguel Angel has indicated Tortosa