Invertext Online Technical Dictionary

bridge programme

noun  

programa puente

Definition 1

Educational programme designed to bridge the gap between academic theory and hands-on practice.

Source: Invertext


Context: The programme, which will run from September, is similar to the internationally-recognised bridge programme pioneered at the Tuck school at Dartmouth College in the US and is intended to give an intensive grounding in the basics of business.

Source: Financial Times 03/07/2009 (Della Bradshaw)

Definition 2

Non-curricular social reintegration programme.

Source: Invertext


Context: The bridge programme covers a wide range of skills including: team building, problem solving, speaking and listening, communication skills, health and safety, work tasters [and] practical life skills.

Source: derbyshire.gov.uk/education/out_of_school/youth_service 2015

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Banking