Welcome to the Carlow Kilkenny Skillnet Website.
The Carlow Kilkenny Skillnet was established in January 1999 by a number of Senior Managers in organisations in the Carlow Kilkenny area. Initial discussions showed that the organisations shared common training problems, namely,
- Access to information on courses / training, and new technologies
available for training purposes.
- Sourcing training programmes.
- Finding courses that were relevant to the specific needs of each organisation.
- The location of available courses.
By working together, these organisations have developed new, low cost, customised, and locally based training solutions for their management and staff.
All of the training courses we provide are open to any organisation within the Carlow and Kilkenny region, so if you are an interested in any of the programmes listed on our website or you are looking for a specific training program that is applicable to your organisation, we would be delighted to hear from you.
You can contact:
Carlow Kilkenny Skillnet
Carlow Gateway Business Centre
Telephone: 059 9132152
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The Carlow Kilkenny Skillnet is funded by Skillnet Ireland and member companies. Skillnet Ireland is funded from the National Training Fund through the Department of Education and Skills.
Skillnet Ireland’s website address is:
The suite of Skillnet Ireland Management Development Management Programmes are available to help business owners and managers improve business performance and enable businesses achieve better results.
Click here for more information.
Supports for Unemployment
Carlow Kilkenny Skillnet focusses on supporting those in employment
within organisations in the Carlow and Kilkenny regions. A number of other Skillnet Networks participate in the Skillnet Ireland Employment Activation
programme. This initiative is designed exclusively for unemployed people and includes free training in skills in demand by companies combined with direct access to employers through meaningful work placements. For further information on Skillnet Networks offering free training programmes for those seeking employment, subject to eligibility criteria, see the Skillnet Ireland website.