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New Digital for Radio Programme to commence on 3rd October 2017

Learning Waves Skillnet will commence a new Digital for Radio programme on 3rd October 2017.  The programme has been in development for the last three months with Learning Waves Skillnet and Lorcan Kinsella from Brand Nova Digital.  The course i...more

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New programmes to launch in September 2017

Learning Waves Skillnet will launch a number of new programmes in September 2017.  Since the beginning of the year, the board and sub committees of Learning Waves Skillnet have been working with trainers and industry personnel to develop new programm...more

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Learning Waves secures additional funding from Skillnets for 2017

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to announce that they have secured additional funding from Skillnets for 2017.  A supplementary call for funding was issued by Skillnets in June 2017.  A decision was made by the Learning Waves Skillnet to ap...more

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Radio : The love affair with radio continues with over 3 million listening everyday

JNLR figures published today confirm that radio remains THE choice for the Irish public when it comes to audio listening. 3.1 million People tune in each day! Despite the fact that listeners have more options than ever before, radio continues to dominate ...more

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Learning Waves Skillnet Broadcast Bootcamp Booming Success

Throughout the month of June, twelve radio heads took on Learning Waves Skillnet challenging Radio Broadcasting Bootcamp course. With three weeks of hands on training from industry professionals, alongside researching, planning and presenting a live one h...more

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Sharp increase in numbers of Irish companies availing of training to improve competitiveness

Skillnets annual report for 2016 was launched on Tuesday 18th July 2017 by CEO, Paul Healy and Chairman, Brendan McGinnity.  Overall the report shows a sharp increase in numbers of Irish companies availing of training to improve competitiveness. ...more

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Voices from our Radio Broadcasting Bootcamp Course on air this week

This week from Monday to Thursday you will have the opportunity to hear the voices of our students from our 2017 Radio Broadcasting Bootcamp course live on FRQ.FM from 12 to 1pm each day.  Since the 19th of June 2017 the students have been working wi...more

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Former Saatchi & Saatchi Director Leads Creative Workshop for Learning Waves

Calling all creative copywriters! Learning Waves are holding a new innovative workshop which will take place in Dublin on June 27th. (Venue to be confirmed) This workshop will focus on copywriting and the notion of the creative led sell – the most e...more

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Invest in yourself with Learning Wave's Radio Broadcasting Bootcamp

Always wanted to be involved in radio? Well this could be your chance to do just that! Instead of investing in a holiday this summer; invest in yourself from the 19th June – 14th July at Windmill Lane studios, Dublin, where Learning Waves will ...more

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Diploma in Creative Radio Advertising – A first for Learning Waves Skillnet

On Wednesday 24th May 2017, Learning Waves Skillnet commenced its Diploma in Creative Radio Advertising with GoCreate Academy.  The course was launched in the BAI in Dublin with Learning Waves Skillnet and Go Create Academy.  The course is accre...more