Wednesday, 20 February 2019

National Football Exhibition in Sligo

A group from our sports and recreation course attended the National Football Exhibition today at Sligo City Hall to view an amazing exhibition of Irish soccer treasures.

The exhibition showcases rare memorabilia, programmes, jerseys and artefacts together with interactive stations and photobooth. It even includes our very own sports tutor Steve Feeney pictured with his Sligo Rovers teammates.





Thursday, 14 February 2019

Safer Internet Talks

Many thanks to Catherine McCann from Youth Work Ireland North Connaught who facilitated a number of safer internet talks with trainees in the centre today.
Gary, Reece & Joey pictured with Catherine at our safer internet stand

Valentine’s Day Baking

Delicious Valentine’s Day cupcakes baked and decorated by catering trainees – enjoyed by all of us!



Tuesday, 12 February 2019

Fundraising Acknowledged

We are delighted to receive acknowledgement of the donation we made to LauraLynn Children's Hospice following our Christmas Jumper Day.
Certificate of donation displayed on our noticeboard


Acknowledgement letter from LauraLynn Children's Hospice

Wednesday, 6 February 2019

Newsletter Feature

We are delighted to have our centre feature in the current edition of the European Social Fund Newsletter representing Community Training Centres




Monday, 4 February 2019

Mindfulness

Great to have a six week mindfulness programme for trainees commence in the centre this afternoon.


Safer Internet Day


Safer Internet Day, 5th February 2019. Pictured are Breda and Michaela from IT Sligo with our own Cormac and Joey. Together with Allison and Josh they designed the Safer Internet display and booklet. The display shows the importance of being safe on the Internet. 





Friday, 1 February 2019

Tuesday, 29 January 2019

Welcome to Breda & Michaela

We are delighted to welcome Breda and Michaela to our centre from IT Sligo. They are students of social care practice and will be with us for 13 weeks work experience placement.

Wednesday, 23 January 2019

The Importance of Digital Skills

Last weekend the Sunday Business Post published an interesting article on the importance of digital skills in the workplace. Our computer course focuses exactly on this area by covering QQI level 3 and 4 modules along with a full ECDL award.

Image taken from @skillsmidwest twitter page