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Your Network - Your Training

Your Network - Your Training

Learning Waves Skillnet, your training network, is currently seeking your training and development needs for 2019. The network will be submitting a funding application to Skillnet Ireland on 5th October 2018 for training and development in the sector for ...more

Top Ten Radio Promotional Ideas from Around the World

Top Ten Radio Promotional Ideas from Around the World

We know that promotions are a pivotal force in today's ever-changing digital world - but how does that effect radio?  Recently, Choose Radio  hosted an event which saw Niall Power, Head of Station Sound, Beat 102103, take c...more

Mobile Content for Radio Diploma Launched

Mobile Content for Radio Diploma Launched

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to announce today, 30th August 2018, the launch of its Mobile Content for Radio Diploma.  The Diploma has been developed in partnership with Skillnet Ireland and Titanium Media.  The development of this progr...more

Producer Masterclass in partnership with BBC Radio Ulster

Producer Masterclass in partnership with BBC Radio Ulster

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to announce that it will host a 'Producer Masterclass' in partnership with BBC Radio Ulster on Thursday 20th September 2018 in Belfast.  The event has been organised by Teresa Hanratty from Learning Waves ...more

Tune into Training from September 2018

Tune into Training from September 2018

As the kids get ready to go back to school, Learning Waves Skillnet is getting its training calendar ready for the last quarter of 2018.  The schedule of training currently sees training commence on 5th September with Broadcast Law Updates being offe...more

€2m available from Skillnet Ireland for New Network Development

€2m available from Skillnet Ireland for New Network Development

Is your workforce ready for the future? Skillnet Ireland announces €2M training fund to help close the widening skills gap Learning Waves Skillnet is proud to be part of Skillnet Ireland, the national agency responsible for the promotion of workfo...more

Forecast remains good for Irish Radio

Forecast remains good for Irish Radio

The latest JNLR listenership figures released today show that Irish radio stations continue to turn up the heat on other media with a combined strength of 85.5% share of the audio market in Ireland.  This compares with 8.1%% own music, 4.9% Spotify a...more

Kerry ETB and Radio Kerry begin recruitment for hands on media training

Kerry ETB and Radio Kerry begin recruitment for hands on media training

Always dreamed of working in radio or the media? Or are you a media graduate who wants hands on experience. Would you like the opportunity to train in an existing media organization while you learn. If you have a passion for news, sports, research and ...more

Learning Waves Skillnet launches Podcast page

Learning Waves Skillnet launches Podcast page

Delve into the world that is Podcasting in this new addition to the Learning Waves Skillnet website. Packed full of engaging audio content from brilliant speakers of many nationalities, the new Podcast page has hours of inspirational listening. The pag...more

Choose Radio : Turn it Up 2018

Choose Radio : Turn it Up 2018

The line up for the Choose Radio : Turn it Up 2018 event has been finalised this week.  The event will take place in the Round Room of the Mansion House in Dublin on Thursday June 28th from 2pm to 5pm.  The line up boasts a host of national and ...more