How to …

How to …

IAESTE How To for Students

  • Complete the application form
  • E-mail your CV, cover letter and transcript to the IAESTE Ireland office
  • Pay the application fee
  • Check the list of available traineeships provided by the IAESTE Ireland office in January/February
  • IAESTE Ireland will contact you in February/early March
  • If successful, IAESTE Ireland will ‘nominate’ you for a particular traineeship

  • When your nomination is accepted, IAESTE Ireland will send a ‘traineeship acceptance’ form
  • Complete and return the form to the IAESTE Ireland office to accept the traineeship
  • Pay the acceptance fee
  • Arrange any visas, work permits or health insurance you will need for your traineeship
  • Inform IAESTE Ireland and IAESTE in the receiving country of travel arrangements
  • Enjoy your traineeship!

  • Complete and return the Trainee Report supplied by IAESTE Ireland
  • Your employer will also be sent an Employer Report form to give feedback on their experience

  • Share your traineeship experience in a post for the Léargas blog
  • Get involved with the Dublin Local Committee
  • Encourage Irish employers to offer an IAESTE traineeship and guarantee an opportunity for other Irish students!

The LC have an amazing summer social program for this coming summer, if you would like to join any of the weekends let the Dublin LC know on their facebook page!…

We are just about finished finalizing the remainder of our 2018 traineeships! We are delighted to have sent students to over 10+ countries this year #exchange #iaesteireland #workabroad #travel

Join the Dublin Local Committee today! If Edwin's blog cant convince you, I don't know what will!… #exchange #iaesteireland


Léargas is a not-for-profit organisation that operates under the aegis of the Department of Education and Skills and the Department of Children and Youth Affairs. Léargas manages European, national and international exchange and cooperation programmes in education, training and youth and community work and has been managing such programmes for over 30 years. Léargas currently has 40 staff based in our Dublin office. Our staff come from Ireland, Poland, France, Croatia, Denmark and Spain and have wide-ranging experience in education, training, community, youth and development work; and in IT and finance. The National Centre for Guidance in Education operates under the aegis of Léargas.
Léargas shared Holy Family N.S. Tubbercurry's post.Thursday, June 21st, 2018 at 10:48pm
Best of luck with the #ErasmusPlus exchange Holy Family N.S. Tubbercurry!
Léargas is feeling excited.Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 at 10:12pm
Due to high demand we are moving our Discovery Day in Dublin on 05 July to Studio 2 in Dance Ireland. There are limited places still available so book now and join us to learn about funding opportunities for you and the young people you work with:
Léargas shared Wexford Local Development's post.Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 at 10:02pm
Léargas shared Iaeste Ireland's post.Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 at 12:27am
Léargas shared Wexford Local Development's post.Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 at 12:26am