County Tipperary Skillnet is a champion for innovation in enterprise learning, playing an important role in maintaining a supply of the future skills essential for the growth of Irish enterprise.
Advances in technology, market shifts and changing demographics are among some of the constantly changing trends driving new skilling requirements for industry.
Why 160 Tipperary businesses are members
of County Tipperary Skillnet
Lead Auditor ISO 13485:2016 IRCA Certified
Dates: 6th, 7th, 10th, 11th & 12th June 2019
This learning event is based on assisting and verifying the competencies / capabilities of the Learner to be able to effectively audit a complete QMS [Medical Device] based on ISO 13485:2016 requirements with specific emphasis of 2nd Party auditing [Customer / Supplier audits] and 3rd Party auditing [Certification Bodies]
During the delivery, the Learner will complete a Consultant facilitated complete systematic audit of a QMS [Medical Devices]
The facilitated audit of the QMS [MD] will cover the full audit life cycle as defined by ISO 19011 and the learner will have to demonstrate and be assessed on the effective application of audit tools and techniques, auditor skills and behaviours.
The learner is assessed based on participation and performance evaluation throughout the duration of the course. Full attendance is required during the training. There is a closed book (2hr) written exam set by IRCA as part of the final assessment
This course is fully recognised by IRCA. It is a IRCA Certified Course (A17584)
Supervisory Management QQI L6
11th, 18th & 25th September, 2nd, 9th, 16th October 2019
Questum Acceleration Centre, Clonmel
This 6 day Supervisory Skills Management QQI L6 certified programme is suitable for anyone in a supervisory or manager role who would like to gain a qualification to progress their career as well as gaining additional skills in supervision.
The aim of this programme is:
To enable the learner to examine and understand the role, duties and responsibilities of a supervisory manager within a particular vocational environment.
To facilitate the learner to understand and appreciate how organisations are managed and controlled by quality systems, clear policies and procedures, planned, organised and effective workplace practices within a particular industry setting.
To explore with the learner the role of human resource management including recruitment and selection planning and procedures, screening, monitoring and evaluation within an organisation in line with best employment practices.
To facilitate the learner in appreciating the importance of maintaining good work related processes including organisation and planning strategies, record keeping, workflow systems, operational management and supervisory procedures.
To develop an understanding of the importance of the practicalities in any business to include department budgeting, operational records and insurance criteria.
To help the learner to understand how employee training development can impact not only the efficiency of the organisation but also enhance the motivation and performance of the employee though training and assessing individuals.
To enable the learner to exercise substantial personal autonomy and responsibility.
This course is highly interactive and delivered by an experienced and highly qualified management training professional who can share life's experiences.
Portfolio of Work 40%
Skills Demonstration 60%
LinkedIn Learning- 6 months ONLINE access to over 3,000 programmes
4th March 2019- ONLINE
County Tipperary Skillnet is delighted to be able to offer access to LinkedIn Learning, an on demand learning solution designed to help you gain new skills and advance your career.
This pilot programme will launch on the 4th of March and each licence will allow 6 months access from the date of launch to over 3,000 programmes (7,000 plus including languages).
There are 35 new programmes added each week to the platform.
There are 11 licences available as part of this pilot initiative – 1 licence per company and 1 staff member may use this licence to access content of their choice at a given time.
With LinkedIn Learning, you get:
- Unlimited access: Choose from more than 5,000 video tutorials covering business, creative and technology topics.
- Personalised recommendations: Explore the most in-demand skills based on your experience.
- Expert instructors: Learn from industry leaders, all in one place.
- Convenient learning: Access courses on your schedule, from any desktop or mobile device.
- Helpful resources: Reinforce new knowledge with quizzes, exercise files and coding practice windows.
- Professional certification: LinkedIn Learning offers on-demand courses to help individuals prepare for professional certification exams and earn continuing education units (CEUs).
Sign up now, and be ready to access your learning from the 4th March.
€99 per Licence (1 per company).
General Data Protection Regulation & Data Protection Act 2018 - A Year On!
Venue: Questum Acceleration Centre, Clonmel
Date: Monday 10th June 2019
Time: 10:00am to 1pm
CPD hours will be available on this workshop
Meeting Data Protection obligations is an ongoing requirement? With the 1st Anniversary of the implementation of the GDPR on the 25th of May and the potential for some hefty fines, is your business meeting its obligations? Is your business seen as a “Trusted” organisation?
The workshop will cover some of the fundamental requirements that is asked of an organisation and provide you with a how to approach on handling the complexity of building and maintaining a Data Protection program.
Items covered will include;
• Highlight from the GDPR & DPA 2018- The Rules
• Policy & Procedures Check List
• Sales and Marketing Approach
• Data Security & Risks- How to protect personal data
• Dealing with Data Subject Access Requests
• Managing a Breach or Incident
• How not to get Fined?
• Data Protection Commission Updates
Paula Carney-Hoffler F.I.I.C.M, Cert Credit Mgmt., Dip Law, CDPO
Effective Presentation Skills -CPD Accredited
27th June 2019 - 9:30am -4:30pm
Venue: Questum Acceleration Centre, Clonmel
Overcome your fear of presenting!
This one day course combines the perfect balance of theory with practical presentation techniques to give participants the skills required to deliver effective presentations in a clear, concise and confident manner.
The 'Effective Presentation Skills' programme is now CPD accredited.
This means that on completion of the course, attendees will be awarded CPD Certification for 6 hours for inclusion in your Continuous Professional Development records for your professional body, institute, regulator or employer.
This course will help the participant understand presentation techniques and how to effectively use various “spices” to enhance their presentation. A practical hands-on approach is taken, allowing participants to practice and deliver their presentations a number of times throughout the day. At the end of the day each participant’s presentation is recorded and feedback is offered.
Understand the importance of knowing your audience
Plan an effective presentation
Beginning and ending a presentation successfully
Be familiar with a strong presentation structure
Getting the audience's attention and keeping it
Establishing audience buy-in and build your credibility
Properly using your eyes, hands, voice and stance
Participants should come to the course with a presentation topic in mind. When choosing your topic, bear in mind that initially you will build your presentation around your chosen topic and deliver it at the end of day one. Therefore, it should be a topic that you are familiar with and one that you would be comfortable speaking on. It can, but does not have to be work related.
The duration of your presentation will be approximately 10 minutes.
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