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Additional fully-funded course announced as part of Institute of Technology Carlow’s Social Enterprise Development Initiative

30/06/2020 09:52:00

Institute of Technology Carlow has announced it is to offer another fully-funded Level 7 Certificate in Operations and Project Management. This is the fifth Certificate which is being offered as part of a new initiative to support social enterprise businesses across the South East during Covid-19.

This initiative is open to individuals existing social enterprises and new start-up social enterprises.
 
Under the Dormant Account Funds: Training and Mentoring for Social Enterprises Pilot, Institute of Technology Carlow was awarded €90,740 to deliver an accredited ‘South East Social Enterprise Development Programme’ to provide supports, mentoring and training in six Level 7 Certificate courses to representatives from existing and start-up social enterprises. The overall programme focuses on three core areas of social enterprise support: Strategy and Governance; Operations; and Business Development.
 
“We are delighted to offer another Certificate course to social enterprises across the South East in order to support them during the COVID-19 crisis”, said Lindsay Malone, Deputy Head of Faculty of Lifelong Learning, Institute of Technology Carlow.
 
Programme Details
 
Certificate in Operations and Project Management
Four Thursdays (9.30am – 4.30pm)
 
July 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th 2020
 
Places are limited. For more information or to apply, contact Katie.Haughney@itcarlow.ie
 
‘This project was approved by Government with support from the Dormant Accounts Fund’