News & Industry Updates

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 

Seaweed harvesting and certification

Would you like to learn more about sustainable seaweed harvesting and certification

13 October 2020 

Certificate in Facilities Services Principles

Certificate in Facilities Services Principles, L2 IWFM (or L4 on the NFQ)

12 October 2020 

Cyber Security Podcast

12 October 2020 

Bootstrapping your Cybersecurity Start- up

How to build a successful cybersecurity company.

12 October 2020 

Cyber Security Storytelling

Taking Cybersecurity Mainstream’ – Using the stories behind cybercrime to persuade and influence.

12 October 2020 

Minister Harris addresses OECD Skills Summit

Minister Harris addresses OECD Skills Summit on need for strong policy responses to Covid-19 pandemic

12 October 2020 

Future skills needs in the Built Environment sector

Expert Group for Future Skills Needs on Future Skills Needs in the Built Environment Sector

6 October 2020 

22 innovative projects to be funded under Human Capital Initiative

Minister Harris announces 22 innovative projects to be funded under Human Capital Initiative

5 October 2020 

COVID-19 Adaptation Fund

For the re-opening of the Tourism & Hospitality Business

5 October 2020 

Technology Ireland ICT Skillnet launches new programme.

Technology Ireland ICT Skillnet launches "FUTURE IN TECH"

29 September 2020