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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

February 2020

15 Feb

From €80.00

Saturday, 15 February 2020

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

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

Sat 15 Feb 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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15 Feb

From €100.00

Saturday, 15 February 2020

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

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

Sat 15 Feb 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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17 Feb - 18 Feb

From €350.00

Monday, 17 February 2020 - Tuesday, 18 February 2020

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

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

Mon 17 Feb 2020 - Tue 18 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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17 Feb

From €200.00

Monday, 17 February 2020

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

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

Mon 17 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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17 Feb - 25 Feb

From €750.00

Monday, 17 February 2020 - Tuesday, 25 February 2020

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

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

Mon 17 Feb 2020 - Tue 25 Feb 2020

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

The aim of the course is to equip the learner with the relevant knowledge, skills and competencies to work as an effective leader and member of a team, independently and/or in a supervisory capacity. The course looks at the principle theories and styles of leadership plus the role and key functions of a team leader including motivation, communication, planning, goal setting and delegation.

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Safe Pass

WMC

18 Feb

From €135.00

Tuesday, 18 February 2020

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

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

Tue 18 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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24 Feb

From €80.00

Monday, 24 February 2020

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

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

Mon 24 Feb 2020

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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24 Feb

From €80.00

Monday, 24 February 2020

02:00 PM - 04:30 PM (2 hours, 30 minutes)

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

Mon 24 Feb 2020

02:00 PM - 04:30 PM (2 hours, 30 minutes)

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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Monday, 24 February 2020 - Monday, 4 May 2020

06:30 PM - 10:00 PM (11 weeks)

  • WMC
  • €630.00 incl. 0% - tax exempt

Mon 24 Feb 2020 - Mon 4 May 2020

06:30 PM - 10:00 PM (11 weeks)

The programme is open to all learners however they should ideally be working or involved in a business-related activity though not necessarily in a management or supervisory role. The programme is ideal for a learner who has recently been promoted into a management role, or aspires to be promoted, and now needs to complement and enhance their work experience with a relevant qualifications.

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Safe Pass

WMC

25 Feb

From €135.00

Tuesday, 25 February 2020

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

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

Tue 25 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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27 Feb - 2 Mar

From €270.00

Thursday, 27 February 2020 - Monday, 2 March 2020

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

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

Thu 27 Feb 2020 - Mon 2 Mar 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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March 2020

2 Mar - 3 Mar

From €350.00

Monday, 2 March 2020 - Tuesday, 3 March 2020

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

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

Mon 2 Mar 2020 - Tue 3 Mar 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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2 Mar

From €200.00

Monday, 2 March 2020

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

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

Mon 2 Mar 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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2 Mar - 10 Mar

From €750.00

Monday, 2 March 2020 - Tuesday, 10 March 2020

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

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

Mon 2 Mar 2020 - Tue 10 Mar 2020

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

The course is designed to equip the learner with knowledge, skills and competence in the theory, principles and best practices of project management. The learner will be provided with the fundamental skills required to adopt a structured approach to project management which can be applied to almost any project management situation across industry and business.

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Safe Pass

WMC

3 Mar

From €135.00

Tuesday, 3 March 2020

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

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

Tue 3 Mar 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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5 Mar - 6 Mar

From €175.00

Thursday, 5 March 2020 - Friday, 6 March 2020

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

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

Thu 5 Mar 2020 - Fri 6 Mar 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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9 Mar

From €100.00

Monday, 9 March 2020

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

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

Mon 9 Mar 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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9 Mar

From €80.00

Monday, 9 March 2020

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

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

Mon 9 Mar 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

10 Mar

From €135.00

Tuesday, 10 March 2020

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

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

Tue 10 Mar 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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19 Mar - 23 Mar

From €270.00

Thursday, 19 March 2020 - Monday, 23 March 2020

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

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

Thu 19 Mar 2020 - Mon 23 Mar 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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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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