How we can help your company

We work with companies in the digital technology sector to deliver programmes for your staff which meet company needs.

Grant-aid for Training

The Network is grant-aided from the National Training Fund so that companies can avail of subsided fees for training and education courses.

Postgraduate Programmes

Our award-winning advanced qualifications provide certification for product managers while contributing in a very practical way to the development of companies

Upcoming Events

We host free seminars and networking events for management and staff on topics of relevance to the sector.

Upcoming Courses and Events

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Certified Scrum Product Owner
Start Date 7th March     Location Dublin
Scala Development
Start Date 20th March     Location Dublin
ISTQB Advanced Test Manager in Software Testing
Start Date 20th March     Location Dublin
Certified ScrumMaster
Start Date 23rd May     Location Dublin


Software Skillnet with IADT and Irish Software Association launch new UX Design Postgrad Diploma

Pictured at the launch L-R: Caitriona Murphy, Ericsson; Marion Palmer, IADT; Paul Sweetman, ISA; Fred Raguillat, IBM.

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Latest News

Softtest Workshop: Taking back your own reins

Want to make a change? Taking back your own reins is a talk about personal leadership, how to become less distracted and taking back the control. It is also about directing your efforts toward your goals and structure to your way of working. Anna Hoff tells you what got her started and what she has done so far.
6:00 - 7:15pm Tuesday 7th March 2017
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2017 training schedule

Software Skillnet is developing its training schedule for 2017. Let us know what courses your company would like to see added to our 2017
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Software Skillnet member companies save up to 50% on training costs

100 member companies made their training budget go further in 2016 by availing of grant-aid through the Software Skillnet. Contact us to make sure
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Over €0.5 million available from the Software Skillnet to support company training

Software Skillnet will invest over €500,000 in grant-aid to support training needs of ICT staff across the sector.
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What we do

Grant support for training for software and technology staff
Technical, commercial and executive programmes

Free membership open to all private or commercial semi-state companies based in the Republic of Ireland

Flexible training solutions delivered by leading sector providers
100% funded training and workplacement for job-seekers matched to company roles
Technology seminars from top national and international experts

The Software Skillnet is funded by member companies and the Training Networks Programme,

an initiative of Skillnets Ltd. funded from the National Training Fund through the Department of Education and Skills