HC Deb 26 March 1925 vol 182 cc649-50W

asked the President of the Board of Education whether he has any information that, at the end of their period of training in technical schools, the former holders of trade scholarships find any employment in the trade in which they have been trained; and, if so, for what period they usually retain it?


I have reason to think that, except where abnormal conditions in particular trades intervene, the pupils of technical schools which give pre

page 94 of the Board's Report for the year 1921–22 may be of interest to the hon. Member:

paration for employment in specific trades are able to find employment in those trades on the completion of their courses of training, but I have no special records on this point in respect of scholarship-holders.