Further Education & Training

Breaking Gender Barriers with Donegal ETB’s Further Education and Training Service

Donegal ETB is one of the leading providers of welding and engineering training within the Irish Further Education and Training (FET) sector, providing a wide range of courses in this field that allow learners to progress from basic to intermediate to a career traineeship. However, while welding has a reputation as a male-dominated trade, Donegal […]

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FET Services Presentation of Awards in Letterkenny

Over one hundred people gathered in the Radisson Hotel, Letterkenny on Thursday 29 November to receive a wide range of awards from Donegal ETB’s Further Education and Training (FET) Services. Donegal ETB presented certificates to one hundred adult learners who achieved certification in a range of full-time and a part-time programmes over the last year, […]

Further Education & Training

FET Service Welcomes Canadian Representatives

Donegal ETB’s Further Education and Training (FET) service recently welcomed representatives from the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers Canada to its Letterkenny Training Centre. The International Brotherhood of Boilermakers (IBB) Canada is linked to the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers, Iron Ship Builders, Blacksmiths, Forgers and Helpers, a diverse union representing workers throughout the United States and […]

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New Youthreach Coordinator Appointed to Donegal ETB’s Ballyshannon Youthreach Centre

Donegal ETB has appointed a new Coordinator to its Ballyshannon Youthreach Centre. Eoin Halliday has been appointed following the former Coordinator’s move to a new opportunity. Ballyshannon Youthreach is based in Donegal ETB’s Ballyshannon Further Education and Training Centre. Eoin has been working as Coordinator on the Outdoor Activity Instructor Course for the previous eight […]

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Successful Culture Night Exhibition for Finn Valley Centre FET Learners

Donegal ETB’s Level 5 art and design learners in its Finn Valley Centre for Education held a successful exhibition of their work in the Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny on Friday last, 21 September as part of Culture Night 2018. The learners completed the work through the Further Education and Training (FET) Service’s Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) which is one […]

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Donegal ICT/FinTech Working Group to Host Information Sessions for Parents and School Staff

The Donegal ICT/FinTech Working Group invites parents, teachers, post-primary school Guidance Counsellors and Principals along to two upcoming information events to find out more about career, education and training opportunities for their children and students in the areas of ICT/FinTech in Donegal. The Donegal ICT/FinTech Working Group is comprised of many leading international employers based […]

Further Education & Training

Further Education & Training (FET) Service Night Class Enrolments Start Next Week

Donegal ETB’s Further Education and Training (FET) Service has a wide range of night classes on offer around the county this autumn with enrolment taking place next week in the schools and centres listed below. A wide range of subjects are on offer including first aid, tai chi, French, Irish, CPR and Defibrillator, cookery, Junior Cycle maths, […]