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88 Graduates Receive Certificate in Road Programme Management

02/12/2019

Minister John Paul Phelan, Minister of State at the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government was a recent guest at Institute of Technology Carlow where he presented 88 graduates with the Certificate in Road Programme Management upon completion of their course. The programme was developed in collaboration with Local Authority Services National Training Group (LASNTG).

An LASNTG sub-committee including Department of Transport Tourism and Sport and Transport Infrastructure Ireland together with IT Carlow developed the course material which was designed to meet the needs of administration and engineering staff in the Local Authority Roads Sector.

The programme, which is a Special Purpose Award Level 7 10 ECTS, featured five key modules: Policy Overview; Legislation; Finance; Project Management and Delivery and Administrative Functions.

Speaking at the presentation of Certificates, Dr. Patricia Mulcahy said, “I would like to congratulate all of those who received their certificates on completion of the Road Programme Management course which recognises their talent and hard work. This course was designed with the support of the Local Authority Services National Training Group. As a leading example of a learning organisation, the LASNTG is a body with whom we are delighted to work”

CAPTION:  Minister of State at the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government John Paul Phelan TD, is pictured with Dr. Patricia Mulcahy, President, Institute of Technology Carlow, Institute staff and invited guests at the recent presentation of parchments to graduates of the Certificate in Road Programme Management delivered in collaboration with the Local Authority Services National Training Group (LASNTG)