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Welcome to Galway Executive Skillnet

Galway Executive Skillnet is a multi-sector learning network which provides subsidised training for over 300 local businesses. We are committed to supporting regional growth and workforce development through the provision of quality, industry-led training. Our objective is to support the advancement of our member companies by identifying and addressing their technical and non-technical skills needs. Contact us today to learn more.

Galway Executive Skillnet is co-funded by Skillnet Ireland and member companies.

Training Programmes

December 2019

17 Dec

From €80.00

Tuesday, 17 December 2019

09:00 AM - 01:00 PM (4 hours)

  • WMC
  • €80.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Tue 17 Dec 2019

09:00 AM - 01:00 PM (4 hours)

This Cardiac First Response – Community Level course was developed by PHECC, the Pre- Hospital Emergency Care Council, as a national standard for anyone who has to deal with a heart attack, stroke or choking. A Cardiac First Responder can play a vital role in keeping a person alive until they receive expert medical assistance. Equally CPR and an AED are important links in the chain of survival.

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17 Dec

From €80.00

Tuesday, 17 December 2019

02:00 PM - 05:00 PM (3 hours)

  • WMC
  • €80.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Tue 17 Dec 2019

02:00 PM - 05:00 PM (3 hours)

Current health and safety legislation requires that all employees engaged in manual handling activities must be given training in safe lifting techniques. The term manual handling is used to describe a range of activities including lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling, carrying and moving an object. The course provides participants with the knowledge and skill to conduct manual handling activities in a manner that will prevent injury. All Trainers are QQI certified as required by the Health & Safety Authority (HSA).

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January 2020

Safe Pass

WMC

14 Jan

From €135.00

Tuesday, 14 January 2020

08:00 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

  • WMC
  • €135.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Tue 14 Jan 2020

08:00 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

Safe Pass is a safety awareness training programme for construction workers. This one-day programme provides workers with a basic knowledge of health and safety to make them aware of the inherent dangers on work sites so that they will not be a risk to themselves or to their co-workers who work alongside them.

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16 Jan - 20 Jan

From €270.00

Thursday, 16 January 2020 - Monday, 20 January 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (5 days)

  • WMC
  • €270.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Thu 16 Jan 2020 - Mon 20 Jan 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (5 days)

The course aims to equip learners with the practical skills, knowledge and competencies to provide first aid and life-saving support in an accident situation. The instructional format includes: lectures, practical exercises, practice and drills, and instructional videos.

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20 Jan

From €200.00

Monday, 20 January 2020

09:30 AM - 04:00 PM (1 day)

  • Lynx Transport
  • €200.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Mon 20 Jan 2020

09:30 AM - 04:00 PM (1 day)

Designed as an approved Refresher course for previously certified operators, the course revisits the key operating elements and safety practices in line with the Code of Practice. The course concludes with theoretical and practical assessments.

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21 Jan

From €80.00

Tuesday, 21 January 2020

09:30 AM - 12:30 PM (3 hours)

  • WMC
  • €80.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Tue 21 Jan 2020

09:30 AM - 12:30 PM (3 hours)

Current health and safety legislation requires that all employees engaged in manual handling activities must be given training in safe lifting techniques. The term manual handling is used to describe a range of activities including lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling, carrying and moving an object. The course provides participants with the knowledge and skill to conduct manual handling activities in a manner that will prevent injury. All Trainers are QQI certified as required by the Health & Safety Authority (HSA).

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21 Jan

From €100.00

Tuesday, 21 January 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (1 day)

  • WMC
  • €100.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Tue 21 Jan 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (1 day)

On completion of this course participants will possess the knowledge, skills and techniques to carry out people moving and handling activities in a safe manner both for themselves and the person in accordance with good manual handling techniques.The course also trains participants in how to correctly use relevant people handling equipment.

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23 Jan - 24 Jan

From €175.00

Thursday, 23 January 2020 - Friday, 24 January 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (2 days)

  • WMC
  • €175.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Thu 23 Jan 2020 - Fri 24 Jan 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (2 days)

The aim of the course is to refresh learners with the practical skills, knowledge and competence to provide first aid and life-saving support in an accident situation.

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Safe Pass

WMC

28 Jan

From €135.00

Tuesday, 28 January 2020

08:00 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

  • WMC
  • €135.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Tue 28 Jan 2020

08:00 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

Safe Pass is a safety awareness training programme for construction workers. This one-day programme provides workers with a basic knowledge of health and safety to make them aware of the inherent dangers on work sites so that they will not be a risk to themselves or to their co-workers who work alongside them.

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February 2020

3 Feb

From €100.00

Monday, 3 February 2020

09:00 AM - 01:00 PM (4 hours)

  • WMC
  • €100.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Mon 3 Feb 2020

09:00 AM - 01:00 PM (4 hours)

The course is suitable for those with a responsibility for the installation, operation and maintenance of abrasive wheels in accordance with the relevant regulations. The course is highly participative with emphasis on the practical element of the training. Note: This course is specific to tools associated with abrasive wheels and not the safe use of power tools in general.

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3 Feb - 4 Feb

From €350.00

Monday, 3 February 2020 - Tuesday, 4 February 2020

09:30 AM - 04:00 PM (2 days)

  • Lynx Transport
  • €350.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Mon 3 Feb 2020 - Tue 4 Feb 2020

09:30 AM - 04:00 PM (2 days)

Designed as an approved Certification Course for Experienced Operators who are not certified or whose certificates have expired. The course covers the key operating elements and safety practices for Reach or Counter Balance Trucks. It concludes with theoretical and practical competence tests.

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3 Feb

From €200.00

Monday, 3 February 2020

09:30 AM - 04:00 PM (1 day)

  • Lynx Transport
  • €200.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Mon 3 Feb 2020

09:30 AM - 04:00 PM (1 day)

Designed as an approved Refresher course for previously certified operators, the course revisits the key operating elements and safety practices in line with the Code of Practice. The course concludes with theoretical and practical assessments.

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3 Feb - 11 Feb

From €650.00

Monday, 3 February 2020 - Tuesday, 11 February 2020

09:30 AM - 04:00 PM (2 weeks)

  • WMC
  • €650.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Mon 3 Feb 2020 - Tue 11 Feb 2020

09:30 AM - 04:00 PM (2 weeks)

The course is designed to equip learners with the knowledge, competence and skills necessary to deliver, assess and evaluate training programmes. The course also provides the learner with an opportunity to practice their training delivery skills and build their confidence as a trainer. Overall it provides a recognised qualification for those working in a training capacity.

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3 Feb

From €80.00

Monday, 3 February 2020

02:00 PM - 05:00 PM (3 hours)

  • WMC
  • €80.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Mon 3 Feb 2020

02:00 PM - 05:00 PM (3 hours)

Current health and safety legislation requires that all employees engaged in manual handling activities must be given training in safe lifting techniques. The term manual handling is used to describe a range of activities including lifting, lowering, pushing, pulling, carrying and moving an object. The course provides participants with the knowledge and skill to conduct manual handling activities in a manner that will prevent injury. All Trainers are QQI certified as required by the Health & Safety Authority (HSA).

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Safe Pass

WMC

4 Feb

From €135.00

Tuesday, 4 February 2020

08:00 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

  • WMC
  • €135.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Tue 4 Feb 2020

08:00 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

Safe Pass is a safety awareness training programme for construction workers. This one-day programme provides workers with a basic knowledge of health and safety to make them aware of the inherent dangers on work sites so that they will not be a risk to themselves or to their co-workers who work alongside them.

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6 Feb - 21 Feb

From €750.00

Thursday, 6 February 2020 - Friday, 21 February 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (3 weeks)

  • WMC
  • €750.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Thu 6 Feb 2020 - Fri 21 Feb 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (3 weeks)

The HSA regulations require that all Manual Handling Instructors must be certified. This course is designed to equip individuals with the knowledge, skills and competencies to deliver manual handling training. Learners who achieve this award can transfer into the Level 6 Special Purpose Certificate in People Handling Instruction.

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6 Feb - 10 Feb

From €270.00

Thursday, 6 February 2020 - Monday, 10 February 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (5 days)

  • WMC
  • €270.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Thu 6 Feb 2020 - Mon 10 Feb 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (5 days)

The course aims to equip learners with the practical skills, knowledge and competencies to provide first aid and life-saving support in an accident situation. The instructional format includes: lectures, practical exercises, practice and drills, and instructional videos.

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6 Feb - 14 Feb

From €650.00

Thursday, 6 February 2020 - Friday, 14 February 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (2 weeks)

  • WMC
  • €650.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Thu 6 Feb 2020 - Fri 14 Feb 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (2 weeks)

The course is relevant for any person who is responsible for health and safety in their workplace or who requires a recognised qualification in Occupational Health and Safety. It is designed to provide learners with the skills and knowledge to promote and maintain safety and health in their place of work. Increasing employees’ participation in health and safety also has positive benefits for a company in terms of less workplace accidents, absenteeism, etc.

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Safe Pass

WMC

11 Feb

From €135.00

Tuesday, 11 February 2020

08:00 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

  • WMC
  • €135.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Tue 11 Feb 2020

08:00 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

Safe Pass is a safety awareness training programme for construction workers. This one-day programme provides workers with a basic knowledge of health and safety to make them aware of the inherent dangers on work sites so that they will not be a risk to themselves or to their co-workers who work alongside them.

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13 Feb - 14 Feb

From €175.00

Thursday, 13 February 2020 - Friday, 14 February 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (2 days)

  • WMC
  • €175.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Thu 13 Feb 2020 - Fri 14 Feb 2020

09:30 AM - 04:30 PM (2 days)

The aim of the course is to refresh learners with the practical skills, knowledge and competence to provide first aid and life-saving support in an accident situation.

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Testimonials

"Well done on a great event. I thoroughly enjoyed participating and learning from it. "

Pádraic Ó Máille

Ó Máille Group

"Congratulations to all on an excellent event yesterday, I have spoken to several delegates and feedback was very very positive."

Linda Ford

Sallisford Coaching

"I have found the course very enjoyable, informative and practical. Looking forward to closing out on Monday and putting my new training to good use."

Noelle Horan

Sean Horan Limited

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