News & Industry Updates

Regional Skills West Award - Calls for Nominations

Nominate someone who has made a major contribution to respond to skills need in the West Region!

2 December 2020 

Stories & Storytelling for Sales Professionals

2-hour Masterclass that will demonstrate how stories can help you. 10 December 2020: 9.30am - 11.30am.

2 December 2020 

Modular Courses Announced!

Minister Harris has announced funding for additional part and full times postgraduate places and modular places under the July Stimulus HE Initiative...

1 December 2020 

Regional Skills West meeting on 30 November 2020.

Regional Skills West meeting was held at 12pm, 30 November 2020.

30 November 2020 

Retail Technologies and Future Skills Report

Retail Technologies and Future Skills Report November 2020

30 November 2020 

Mitigating against Education Disadvantage Fund (MAEDF)

MSLETB inviting applications for Mitigating against Education Disadvantage Fund (MAEDF)

23 November 2020 

10-year Adult Literacy, Numeracy and Digital Literacy (ALND) Strategy

Adult Literacy, Numeracy and Digital Literacy 10-Year Strategy for Ireland. Consultation Open.

18 November 2020 

Irish Wood & Furniture Manufacturing Network Conference

3rd Annual Irish Wood & Furniture Manufacturing Network Conference 23 Nov 2020 - 24 Nov 2020

18 November 2020 

Leading the Way Report October 2020

Investment in Management Development for SME Productivity and Growth

17 November 2020 

ICT FREE Certificate in Emerging Digital Technologies

This is a 12 week online full time programme. Closing date 27 November 2020.

16 November 2020 

EU Commission public consultation on Roadmap for Rural Areas

EU Commission public consultation on Roadmap for Longterm Vision for Rural Areas 7 Sept to 30 Nov

16 November 2020 

Global Skilling Initiative

Microsoft & LinkedIn partner with IDA on new Labour Market Skills Research

16 November 2020 

Launch of the Retail Technology and Future Skills Report

Examining the emerging technologies in retail and the implications on careers and skills.

16 November 2020 

10-year Literacy, Numeracy and Digital Literacy Strategy

Minister Harris launches public consultation on 10-year Literacy, Numeracy and Digital Literacy Strategy

16 November 2020 

Galway Chamber Mindfulness Month

This campaign will run for 5 weeks starting on Monday 2nd November 2020

2 November 2020 

Free Online Live Webinar for SME's.

Skills for Change: Free Online Live Webinar for SME's on Friday 6th November 2020.

2 November 2020 

Minister Harris launches subsidised higher education courses

Minister Harris launches over 14,000 free or subsidised higher education places to help people get back to work and upskill workers

27 October 2020 

October 2020 is Cyber Month.

Two more great events being hosted by itag Cyber Forum.

27 October 2020 

COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment

COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment and EWSS Rate Changes 19/10/2020

27 October 2020 

Budget 2021 : €50 million fund

Ministers announce a range of measures to provide assistance for full-time students, reskilling and retraining and extension Apprenticeship schemes...

14 October 2020