Specific Skills Training

Specific Skills Training

Cavan and Monaghan Education and Training Board offers an extensive range of training courses to clients entering the labour market, wishing to re-skill or update skills, change their career path or have left school with no or incomplete qualifications.

Courses are delivered in local areas throughout Cavan and Monaghan leaving it easier for trainees to access the programmes.  Courses are demand driven adhering to the needs of the community and the labour market and will give our clients the skills necessary to progress to further training options and/or seek employment.

Community Training  

Community Training Programmes comprise of Local Training Initiative and Specialist Training Provisions.  The main objectives of the community programmes is to raise trainee skills through certified training and therefore enhance employment prospects.  All learners within community training programmes are offered QQI levels 3,4 or 5 certification.

The target group for the Local Training Initiative (LTI) programmes include those with low skills or education levels and have been on the live register for longer period of time and are aged between 16-35 years of age.

Specialist Training Programmes 

Cavan and Monaghan Education and Training Board fund two specialist training provisions which identify the training needs of people with disabilities.  The National Learning Network in Monaghan and Cavan deliver a range of programmes.  Both programmes offer specialist training which include intensive supports specific to individual needs.  For more information please contact the National Learning Network.



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    These courses run throughout the year and are run for a set number of weeks. There are no course fees or hidden costs associated with these courses.

    Cavan and Monaghan Education and Training Board Training Programmes are Co-funded by the European Social Fund Programmes for Employment.


    Louise Cadam
    T: 049 4353963
    E: louisecadam@cmetb.ie

    Michelle Baker
    T: 049 4353924
    E: michellebaker@cmetb.ie

    Aine Reilly
    T: 049 4353923
    E: ainereilly@cmetb.ie

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