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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

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