Training for mixed sectoral enterprises Nationally

Rural Enterprise Skillnet training programmes are specially designed to support enterprise-led training. Whether you need to up-skill or cross skill your new or existing staff, we have the resources to help you. Investment in training can add value and profitability to your businesses enterprise and attendance at our training events provides opportunities for information exchange with like-minded business.

Under the current model the network can offer 20-25% grant support towards the cost of training for sole traders or companies.

Rural Enterprise Skillnet Business Support

Tara Connaghan, OTL Construction in Donegal, outlines how upskilling has been invaluable to their business. Tara also took part in the Leading from Within programme, designed specifically for women in business.

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Rural Enterprise Skillnet is promoted by MED Rural Development Company LTD

Upcoming Events

Certificate in Digital Marketing for Business

Next event: 17 January 2022

Venue: Online

This introduction to Digital Marketing course will equip business owners and key staff with skills and knowledge to increase website traffic, improve ..

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Health & Safety @ Roadworks

Next event: 21 June 2021

Venue: TBC

This course is for those who are required to be involved in the development, organisation and management of roadworks on all road types so as to under..

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Manual Handling Instructor Training

Next event: 30 September 2021

Venue: Zoom & Safetech Training Letterkenny

This Manual Handling Instructor course is a QQI Level 6 aimed at Business owners, Managers, Safety Specialists and other Management level employees. T..

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Leading from Within – A Women in Leadership Programme

Next event: 20 Sept 2021

Venue: Zoom Online

Now more than ever, the time is right for women leaders to come to the fore and make themselves shine. In this exciting programme you will be guided t..

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The Returning to Work with Covid-19 online course is a lifesaver and the information provided will be our bible as we move forward. Very good training, detailed and well-presented – thank you

Managing Director

Large Retail Business

Abbey Tree Services - The instructors and course materials that came with Rural Enterprise Skillnet’s training in chainsaw, pruning, pole- saw and tree felling training, helped us establish best practice in our company. Moreover, it allowed us to develop an effective system to upskill our team who are now more motivated than ever.

Mark O Connor

Abbey Tree Services

This has helped our company save time and make informed decisions which impacts our ability to deliver a better service to our customers.

Shane McKiernan

Director: SMK Forestry Ltd