11 Apr
SME Chamber

Skills Pass for employees in the Tourism Industry Launched

The Ministry for Tourism and ITS have today launched the new Skills Pass System.

The goal of the skills pass is to raise the bar for employees working in the tourism industry by ensuring a basic level of skills.

The pass will be needed for all new TCN employees for which an application for a work permit is being launched.

The reforms of the skills pass system includes:

  • Minimum entry level of skills to work in Malta
  • Online course and assessment system at a fee
  • Ability to get renewal of permit beyond one year
  • Temporary pass for apprentices and students working during the summer months