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Realist

Realists are usually interested in 'things' - such as buildings, mechanics, equipment, tools, electronics etc. Their primary focus is dealing with these - as in building, fixing, operating or designing them. Involvement in these areas leads to high manual skills, or a fine aptitude for practical design - as found in the various forms of engineering.

Realists like to find practical solutions to problems using tools, technology and skilled work. Realists usually prefer to be active in their work environment, often do most of their work alone, and enjoy taking decisive action with a minimum amount of discussion and paperwork.

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As well as providing upskilling courses for the unemployed, the government provides a range of financial allowances to encourage adults to continue their education.

Adults wishing to make use of these allowances must satisfy certain criteria. For example, some allowances are only available to people who are recieving social welfare payments, while others are means tested.

Follow the links on the left for information on individual programmes.

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