FAS contract awarded to Tipperary company.

A County Tipperary company has won a contract from FAS to provide training for unemployed people.

Future People Limited is a training and placement company based in Cashel.

The new contract is part of the Momentum initiative which will assist 6,500 long term unemployed jobseekers across the county gain in-demand skills and to access work in sectors of the economy where there are job opportunities.