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(3) Trainees

| Commentary

(3)     Trainees

The WTR also apply to trainees notwithstanding that the person concerned is receiving relevant training otherwise than under a contract of employment (reg 42). 'Relevant training' means work experience provided under a training course or programme, training for employment, or both, but not work experience or training provided by an educational institution or a person whose main business is the provision of training when the course is run by the institution or person concerned. It should be noted that, unlike the position under the ERA 1996, there is no specific provision in the WTR

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