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Storytelling for Radio - Evolution beyond the airwaves

Storytelling for Radio - Evolution beyond the airwaves

Learning Waves together with Cilian Fennell from Stillwater Communications and Sabina Bonnici from Fizzy Thinking have developed a creative workshop around the area of Storytelling.  The workshop will look at the traditional methods of storytelling a...more

Radio Programme Production Course to start on 17th September 2012

Radio Programme Production Course to start on 17th September 2012

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to announce that its Radio Programme Production course developed in conjunction with IT Tralee will commence on 17th September 2012 in IT Tralee.  The course is fully funded by Learning Waves Skillnet and is ...more

New dates for Train the Trainer Programme

New dates for Train the Trainer Programme

Our Train the Trainer programme will now start on 20th September 2012 and will run for four weeks.  If you are interested in taking part in this course please email teresah@learningwaves.ie.  The course is a FETAC level 6 course and is being del...more

Radio Programme Production Course Level 6 developed with IT Tralee

Radio Programme Production Course Level 6 developed with IT Tralee

Learning Waves Skillnet has successfully developed a Level 6 HETAC award in Radio Programme Production with IT Tralee aimed at developing new talent for the industry.  The roll out of the programme for 2012 will be funded from the Job Seekers Support...more

Learning Waves forms new partnership with IT Tralee

Learning Waves forms new partnership with IT Tralee

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to announce that it has formed a new partnership with IT Tralee.  The overall aim of the partnership is to identify areas where both Learning Waves and IT Tralee can come together to certify programmes for the Ind...more

Digitial Marketing Diploma

Digitial Marketing Diploma

Learning Waves Skillnet in conjunction with Sureskills in Dublin is rolling out a Digital Marketing Diploma course.  This course is aimed at all of those within the sector who are interested in developing their skills in on-line marketing and those w...more

Basic Skills in Radio Course

Basic Skills in Radio Course

Learning Waves Skillnet has developed a 2 day Basic Skills in Radio course aimed at those who have less than 12 months experience in the industry and at those who wish to develop a career in the industry.  The two days will cover basic skills in inte...more

'Get your foot in the door' workshop - a success story

'Get your foot in the door' workshop - a success story

Learning Waves Skillnet launched its ‘Radio – Get your Foot in the Door Workshop in 2010’.  The aim of this workshop is to give people who are interested in pursuing a career in radio the opportunity to meet professionals from the...more

Bernadette Prendergast elected Chairperson of Learning Waves for 2012-2013

Bernadette Prendergast elected Chairperson of Learning Waves for 2012-2013

Our new chairperson Bernadette Prendergast is one of the longest serving Heads of News in Irish radio, having developed and led the news service at Galway Bay FM since the station opened in 1989.  She holds a languages degree and Higher Diploma in ...more

Access training materials and Podcasts on learningwaves.ie

Access training materials and Podcasts on learningwaves.ie

Learning Waves members can access a variety of training materials and podcasts on the Learning Waves website.  Materials from trainers since 2004 have been uploaded to the website along with podcasts from various workshops.  Podcasts include And...more