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Carnegie School Of Home Economics list of programmes for potential applicants.

Applications are invited for entry into the Carnegie School of Home Economics to pursue studies in the following programmes:

 

Course/Programme Names Session Period
Catering & Hospitality Full time Two (2) years
Nutrition for Dietary Assistants Full time Two (2) years
Household Management Full time Two (2) years
Garment Construction Full time One (1)year
Interior Decoration Full time Six (6) months
Competency Based Education Training – Level I &II
General Cosmetology Full time One (1)year
Commercial Food Preparation Full time One (1)year

Conditions for Entry:-

a) Catering & Hospitality - applicants must attain the age of eighteen (18) years by 31st August, 2019.
b) Nutrition for Dietary Assistant – applicants must attain the age of eighteen (18) years by 31st August, 2019.
c) Garment Construction and Interior Decoration - applicants must attain the age of eighteen (18) years by 31st August, 2019.
d) General Cosmetology - applicants must attain the age of seventeen (17) years by 31st August, 2019
e) Household Management - applicants must attain the age of sixteen (16) years by 31st August, 2019.
f) Commercial Food Preparation – applicants must attain the age of sixteen (16) years by 31st August, 2019

Qualifications:-

For Level I programme: Interior Decoration and Garment Construction – minimum qualifications of SSPE 1 & 11 or SCCP in related subject areas and a sound secondary school education are required. Passes in at least two CSEC subjects (Grade 1-4) would be an asset.

For Level II programme: Catering and Nutrition for Dietary Assistant- minimum qualifications of four (4) CXC, CSEC subjects (Grades 1-4). Passes in Food & Nutrition and Home Economics Management would be an asset. Mature applicants, twenty five years and older who have experience in the Hospitality and Catering Industry will be considered.

Applicants who do not meet the prerequisite are required to write an entrance examination.

All applicants are required to attend an interview.

Application forms can be obtained from the Carnegie School of Home Economics, 211 Durban and High Streets, Werk-en-Rust, at a cost of three hundred dollars ($300.00).

Completed application forms must be returned to the school by 8th May, 2019. Forms must be accompanied by:

• A copy of birth certificate.
• Two (2) recent passport sized photographs.
• A recent recommendation from previous school, previous employer or community leader.

The first entrance examination will be on 10th May, 2019

For further details you may call the school on telephone number 226-2441 or 223-8100.

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