Labour market training, training and self-motivated studies
At the end of March, labour market training was attended by 21,900 students, down 2,400 on the previous year. Of the students, 10,800 were men and 11,100 were women. The number of men decreased by 700, and the number of women by 1,700 from March last year. During March, 5,000 new students began labour market training, representing a decrease of 600 on the year before.
Based on target occupation, the largest subgroup within the category of 'unknown' were people in integration training (6,300), which is 1,200 less than the year before.
At the end of March, 1,400 persons were in training, which is 1,400 less than the year before. Of those in training, 700 were men and 700 women. Career coaching was provided to 1,000 participants, which is 1,300 less than a year earlier. The number of participants in job search training decreased by 100 from the year before.
Self-motivated studies supported by unemployment benefits were attended by a total of 31,200 people, representing a decrease of 3,200 on the year before. The number of men receiving unemployment benefits for studies was 12,000, down 1,900 on the previous year. Among women, the number was 19,200, representing a decrease of 1,300 on the year before. Occupation was undetermined in case of 9,300 persons in the group of 'unknown', down 700 on the previous year.