Lifelong Education: The changing profile of the adult learner

GlETC Consult (Education Training and Career Consult) is one of the country's most experienced providers of career guidance programmes for students and adults.

26th January, 2014
Patrick Shortt, occupational psychologist and founder of ETC Consult.

GlETC Consult (Education Training and Career Consult) is one of the country's most experienced providers of career guidance programmes for students and adults.

Patrick Shortt, occupational psychologist and founder of ETC Consult, confirmed that 65 percent of the consultancy's clients are adults.

''Their profiles have changed over the years. In the 1980s adults tended to stay in careers in which they had little interest; few took on further education or training. Some bit the bullet and...

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