§ 34. Mr. CADOGAN
asked the Minister of Labour how many men have completed the full six months' course of training under the new scheme for young unemployed at Claydon, Birmingham, Brandon, and Wallsend-on-Tyne centres, respectively; how many have left before the end of their course in order to take up employment; how many are now in training; how many have been placed on farms overseas; and whether the establishment of any more of these training centres is contemplated?
§ Mr. BETTERTON
With my hon. Friend's permission, I will circulate in the OFFICIAL REPORT a statement giving the desired information.
The question of providing further training facilities is at present under consideration.
§ Following is the statement promised.:
|Scheme of Training for Young Unemployed Men.—Statement Showing the Position on 9th February, 1927.|
|(1)||Number of men who completed the full course. (In the case of men for overseas the course was not necessarily a full 6 months).||356||412||146||586|
|(2)||Number of men who left before the end of their course in order to take up employment.||9||667||—||106|
|(3)||Number of men in training||196||438||198||332|
|(4)||Number of men placed on farms overseas.||206||—||129||—|