We are a national business support agency of the Irish Government, we work with companies of all sizes to identify and develop the talent they need to succeed.
Skillnet Ireland is a business support agency of the Government of Ireland.
Specialised workforce development supports for Irish businesses
At Skillnet Ireland, we partner closely with industry to create upskilling programmes which are responsive to business needs and designed to develop future-ready talent. Discover what our programmes can do for your business today.
Designed in partnership with industry, our 70+ Skillnet Business Networks understand the business needs of companies and address talent development needs across all sectors and regions.
Focussed on mentoring and business development, MentorsWork supports SME owner-managers and leaders in both identifying and developing the skills and supports their business needs to thrive.
A business support agency of the Government of Ireland, we deliver talent solutions designed for business, by business. Discover how we can help you develop the skills you need today.
The Innovation Exchange
The Innovation Exchange is a marketplace for innovation, connecting large businesses facing innovation challenges with ambitious SMEs that fast-track solutions
Need to prepare your business for climate action? Climate Ready helps businesses to understand how climate change will impact them and to develop the skills to plan a more sustainable future.
Transforming Business Through Talent
The right talent is vital for business success. Learn more about how we help companies from different sectors and regions to develop talent they need to thrive.
People and Innovation
A company's greatest asset is its people. Our business is to ensure your business has the talent it needs to thrive.
We design and deliver talent development solutions to help companies be competitive, and support individuals in accessing leading-edge learning opportunities which are enterprise-led.
- Boosting innovation capacity
- Enterprise driven-talent initiatives
- Shaping the talent development agenda
- Developing capabilities in digitalisation and sustainability
- High impact talent solutions for competitiveness
- Industry-led talent development programmes
- Specialised sectoral upskilling
- Enhanced career mobility and progression
- Building future-ready talent
- Management development and business mentoring
European Year of Skills
Launched by Minister Harris
with Skillnet Ireland
The EU Year of Skills, which will run from May 2023 to May 2024, signals the importance of skills and talent development throughout member states.
An analysis of Equality,
Diversity & Inclusion in
the BioPharmaChem industry
As outlined in this report, there is clear commitment within the BioPharmaChem industry in Ireland to fostering workplaces grounded in fairness, respect and belonging.
Driving retention in the animation industryclick
Driving retention in the animation industry
"Our collaborations with Skillnet Ireland are becoming a real foundational part of our education and learning. People love being invested in."
Chief Operations Officer
Engaging employees to move businesses forwardclick
Engaging employees to move businesses forward
"Developing our staff is critical to the future success of our company. Working with our Skillnet drives us on."
Investing in peopleclick
Investing in people
"We're building a confident organisation by investing in our people. Our Skillnet Business Network supports us with this."
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