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'From Idea to Application' - how to get your programme idea into a Sound & Vision Application

'From Idea to Application' - how to get your programme idea into a Sound & Vision Application

Learning Waves will be running a series of workshops in April and May 2013 with Zoe Comyns and Francesca Lalor aimed at assisting participants in putting programme ideas into Sound and Vision Applications.  The workshops will ask participants to come...more

BBC Academy to deliver News Editor training for Learning Waves

BBC Academy to deliver News Editor training for Learning Waves

Learning Waves Skillnet has partnered with the BBC Academy to design and deliver a 2 day Effective News Editor training programme.  This is an exciting opportunity for both Learning Waves and the BBC Academy.  The training will be delivered...more

Students give their views on Media Course

Students give their views on Media Course

In 2012, Learning Waves Skillnet secured 100% funding from Skillnets to train unemployed people who were interested in a carerer in radio.  A Certificate in Media Communications was developed with IT Carlow Wexford Campus in partnership with South Ea...more

Students complete Cerificate in Media Communications Course

Students complete Cerificate in Media Communications Course

10 students have completed the Certificate in Media Communications course organised and funded by Learning Waves Skillnet in partnership with South East Radio and IT Carlow Wexford Campus.  The ten students completed a five week course which saw...more

Certificate in Media Communications for Job Seekers currently being developed

Certificate in Media Communications for Job Seekers currently being developed

Learning Waves Skillnet is currently working with IT Carlow( Wexford Campus) to develop a programme in Media Communications which will be aimed at Job Seekers.  It is hoped that the course will run in November 2012 and will be aimed at...more

HETAC Level 6 Course with IT Tralee commences

HETAC Level 6 Course with IT Tralee commences

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to announce that its HETAC Level 6 course developed in conjunction with IT Tralee is now underway.  The course commenced on 21st September 2012 and will run for 12 weeks this semester and 12 weeks in 2013 for...more

Congratulations to Fiona Stack on receiving Outstanding Achievement Award 2012

Congratulations to Fiona Stack on receiving Outstanding Achievement Award 2012

Learning Waves Skillnet would like to congratulate Fiona Stack, Learning Waves Skillnet Board member since 2004 and General Manager, Radio Kerry on receiving the Outstanding Achievement Award 2012 at the PPI Radio Awards on 12th October 2012.  ...more

Independent Sector collects 73 awards at PPI Ceremony

Independent Sector collects 73 awards at PPI Ceremony

The Independent Radio Sector collected 73 awards at the PPI Awards on Friday 12th October 2012.  This is made up of 22 Gold Awards, 25 Silver Awards and 26 Bronze Awards.  Awards were collected in the Music Programming, News and Sport Progr...more

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