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Learning Waves Skillnet now recruiting trainers to join its 2019 panel

Learning Waves Skillnet now recruiting trainers to join its 2019 panel

Learning Waves Skillnet, the training body for the Independent Commercial Radio Sector in Ireland, is now looking to recruit trainers for its panel for 2019.  The network which represents 34 Independent Commercial Radio stations in Ireland provides t...more

Radio : It's all about Talent | Audience | Content

Radio : It's all about Talent | Audience | Content

Radio is all about Talent | Audience | Content and Learning Waves Skillnet will bring a number of experts from across the Irish radio market and the UK to Dublin to discuss this.  On 27th November 2018, we will be joined by Paul Sylvester, Content Di...more

Learning Waves Skillnet funding for 2019 announced

Learning Waves Skillnet funding for 2019 announced

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to announce that Skillnet Ireland have approved the networks funding for 2019.  Funding has been announced for the core programme, TNP, training for those seeking employment in the sector, EAP and funding for the ...more

Podcasting Masterclass 2018: Schedule & Speakers Confirmed

Podcasting Masterclass 2018: Schedule & Speakers Confirmed

The speakers and running order have been finalised for our podcasting conference. Taking place in The Spencer Hotel, Excise Walk, IFSC, Dublin 1, this promises to be an informative, entertaining and engaging event. Places are limited, so early booking is ...more

Learning Waves Skillnet offers unique opportunity for Journalism Graduates

Learning Waves Skillnet offers unique opportunity for Journalism Graduates

Learning Waves Skillnet, the training body for the Independent Commercial Radio sector in Ireland is looking for Journalism graduates to join its one week News Journalism course which will be followed by a placement in one of the networks member stations....more

Skillnet Ireland welcomes significant budget increase of 29% to support workforce skills development

Skillnet Ireland welcomes significant budget increase of 29% to support workforce skills development

Tuesday, 9 October 2018: Skillnet Ireland (www.skillnetireland.ie), the national agency responsible for the promotion and facilitation of workforce learning, welcomed the increase of €6.3m announced in Budget 2019. This represents a 29% increase in...more

Creative Audio Masterclass with Ralph Van Dijk

Creative Audio Masterclass with Ralph Van Dijk

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to welcome back Ralph Van Dijk to Dublin on 25th October 2018 where he will host a Creative Audio Masterclass.  This will be Ralph's second workshop in Dublin and will build on the success of his workshop in J...more

Independent Radio scoops 26 Gold Awards at IMRO's 2018

Independent Radio scoops 26 Gold Awards at IMRO's 2018

It truly was a night of celebration for the Independent Commercial Radio Sector on Friday 5th October 2018 as radio stations from the sector took 26 of the 40 Gold Awards on the night.  The night which was held in the Lyrath Estate in Kilkenny was a ...more

Guidelines on covering the 2018 Presidential Election available on Learning Waves Skillnet website

Guidelines on covering the 2018 Presidential Election available on Learning Waves Skillnet website

Following a succesful webinar with Andrea Martin from Media Lawyer on the Legal Implications for stations covering the Presidential Election 2018, Learning Waves Skillnet has now made the following available to its members : Draft Election Statement...more

JOB ALERT - AA Roadwatch are looking for a Junior Researcher

JOB ALERT - AA Roadwatch are looking for a Junior Researcher

AA Ireland is looking for a new Junior Researcher to join the Roadwatch team. This position is ideal for a third-level student interested in obtaining experience in radio and research work. The Roadwatch newsroom is an exciting, fast-paced environment,...more