Archive for June, 2017



6
Jun

SFW Career Preparation Course Delivered in County Donegal

RDF SFW Group Co Donegal

SFW Participants photographed at the Adult Education Centre in Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal with Martina Needhem AEO, Co. Donegal ETB.

These participants from the Reserve Defence Forces successfully completed a Skills for Work Course over four Saturdays. Over the four days of intensive tuition, the group worked on IT Skills, personal development and communication skills.

The participants commented on the fact that the course was run over a number of Saturdays as being a great benefit.

2
Jun

Food Allergies Workplace Course for the Hospitality Sector, Árainn Mhór Island.

Mná Tí Choláiste Árainn Mhóir a ghlac páirt i gcúrsa Cothaithe – Neamhoird bhia agus Ailléirge istigh ar an Oileán le gairid. Bhí an cúrsa á reachtáil ag Bord Oideachais agus Oiliúna Dhún na nGall faoin chlár Scileanna don Obair. D’fhoghlaim na mná tí fána neamhoird agus ailléirge éagsúla agus fán bhia atá fóirsteanach dona leithéid. Bhí seans acu tabhairt faoin chócaireacht iad féin le oidis úra a thriail mar a tchítear sna pictiúirí. Tá muid faoi chomaoin ag Gairmscoil Mhic Diarmada as cistin na scoile a chur ar fáil.

Mná Tí pictured at Gairmscoil Mhic Diarmada, Árainn Mhór, Co. Donegal who successfully completed a Food Allergies and Intolerances course.

Mná Tí pictured at Gairmscoil Mhic Diarmada, Árainn Mhór, Co. Donegal who successfully completed a Food Allergies and Intolerances course.

The SFW course was delivered on Árainn Mhór Island by Donegal ETB and was specifically designed to incorporate SFW teaching resources such as Food Nutrition and Culinary Skills. The course content supported participants in gaining an understanding of and developing a response to food intolerance, allergies and specific dietary requirements while creating nutritional meals for students – as pictured below.

Display of healthly food (Donegal ETB)

2
Jun

Women in Business

Skills for Work (DDLETB) was delighted to support the DLR Chamber Women in Business event in Fitzpatrick’s Castle Hotel, Killiney on 19th April 2017.

The theme of the event was ‘Wellbeing, Work and You!’ Speakers on the day included Eithne Fitzpatrick, owner and Managing Director of Fitzpatrick’s Castle Hotel and also Kathryn Thomas of Operation Transformation fame.

There was a great turn out for this event with over 100 business people in attendance and plenty of interest in Skills for Work!

with eithne Scott Lennon 2 19.4.17

Pictured is the DDLETB SFW co-ordinator Teresa McHale with the owner and Managing Director of Fitzpatrick’s Castle Hotel Ms Eithne Fitzpatrick. Also pictured (below) is Pat Neill, Chair of DLR Chamber, who was delighted to learn more about Skills for Work.

with Pat Neill 2 on 19.4.17

Celadon theme by the Themes Boutique