Regional & National News & Special Reports

Launch of Advanced Manufacturing Action Plan

Midlands Regional Skills Forum participated in the development of the Advanced Manufacturing Action Plan and was represented by Forum Manager John Co...

8 October 2021 

Irish Recruitment Day in Spain 4 November 2021 European Online Job Day

EURES Ireland in the Department of Social Protection in cooperation with EURES Spain, is organising a European ONLINE Job Day aimed at attracting jo...

17 September 2021 

Dr. Michael Tobin Announces 929 Places at AIT for Springboard 21/22

AIT, and Ireland’s next Technological University following their merger with LIT has been awarded 929 places in Springboard+ and ICT skills upskilli...

15 June 2021 

10,000 free courses announced by Ministers Harris and Collins.

Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris and Minister of State for Skills and Further Education Niall...

14 June 2021 

Finding the Silver Lining in the Covid Crisis

What is the “silver lining” in this crisis for your business?

28 May 2021 

SOLAS Report - Lifelong Learning Among Adults

Interesting Report. Still more work to be done.

27 May 2021 

Departments 3 year strategy 2021-2024

The department has ambitious goals to reform our higher education sector, to grow our research and innovation system and to develop the skills agenda

8 March 2021 

Cyber Security Ireland Report

Cyber Security Ireland Skills Report

1 March 2021 

Logistics and Supply Chain Skills Group Annual Progress Report

This is the first annual progress report produced by the Logistics and Supply Chain Skills Group (LSCSG). The LSCSG was set up on foot of the recommen...

10 February 2021 

New Tech Apprenticeship for Midlands

The ICT Associate Apprenticeship is the new National Apprenticeship Programme for all tech enthusiasts wishing to pursue a career in Ireland’s buoyan...

28 September 2020 

Future of Jobs in Ireland – Automation Risk

The focus of this report is an examination of occupations in Ireland in terms of their level of automation risk. This report focuses on those in emp...

24 August 2020 

Midlands Directory Of Co-Working Facilities

Excellent directory on Co-Working Facilities in the Midlands

17 August 2020 

Summer Skills Bulletin 2020

Solas Summer Skills Bulletin. The document looks at those who have qualifications beyond Leaving Certificate, in terms of shares in employment and th...

10 August 2020 

New FET Strategy

17 July 2020