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Find out about the Springboard Initiative

From: Department of Education and Skills

Springboard offers a choice of free, part-time courses in higher education from certificate to degree to postgraduate level. All courses lead to qualifications in enterprise sectors that are growing and need skilled personnel, including:

  • Information and communications technology
  • The medical devices sector
  • Bio-pharma pharmachem
  • Green energy
  • International financial services
  •  Food and beverage sector

Qualifications are also available in cross-enterprise skills such as:

  • Six Sigma
  • Lean and Quality Systems
  • Sales
  • Business start-up and entrepreneurship

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