Starting your own business or returning to the workforce can be daunting. Relaunch your career with a Springboard+ course for free! More than 180 budding entrepreneurs & “Returners” have chosen our Entrepreneur Programme so far and we are now enrolling for our seventh intake.
The aim of the Entrepreneur Programme leading to an Advanced Certificate in Management Practice (designed & delivered in partnership with Ulster University) is to give you the fundamental business skills needed to start & scale your own business. Including modules in Marketing, Personal Effectiveness, Finance for Start-Ups and more, the programme will assist you as you develop from a seedling idea to a fully functioning business. If you are returning to the workforce after some time, the academic qualification you receive on successful completion will confirm your newly acquired skills to prospective employers.
Duration: 18 weeks
Study Mode: Part-time, 1 day a week
Start Date: TBC
Please note all places have been filled. Contact us to register your interest for the next course.
Location: The Irish Times Building, 24-28 Tara Street, Dublin 2
Contact: [email protected] | (01) 472 7101
For more information, contact us to request a full brochure.
For more information on eligibility, visit the Springboard+ website.
Click on the link below to apply today via the Springboard website.
Q & A with Past Student
Springboard+ provides free higher education courses in areas of identified skills needs to unemployed people, those previously self-employed and those returning to work. Courses will also be free for employed people on NFQ Level 6 courses. For employed participants on courses NFQ level 7 – 9, 90% of the course fee will be funded, with participants required to contribute just 10% of the fee.
Springboard+ allows you to bring your career to the next level – learn new skills, enhance your existing skills, get the promotion or job you’ve always dreamed of.
Springboard+ is managed by The Higher Education Authority on behalf of The Department of Education and Skills. Springboard+ is co-funded by the Government of Ireland and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014-2020.
We’ve been in the professional development and education business for over 40 years. As a subsidiary of The Irish Times we work with a broad range of people and organisations to deliver the highest quality training available. The people who’ve benefitted from our expertise span HR departments across business, government, large corporations and SME’s as well as individuals.Call us today / 01-4727101