DATES: Starting September 19th, 2012
15 Days training & 30 days job placement

TIME: 9am – 5pm

COST: Fully Funded for Jobseekers

LOCATION: Waterford

To apply for this programme, please forward an up-to-date CV and cover letter/e-mail to grainne@icbe.ie stating clearly why you want to take part in this programme – The closing date for applications has been extended to Friday, September 14th.

We are delighted to invite you to apply for our Jobseeker Support Programme. This programme will be 100% funded through the Innovation and Lean Sigma Skillnet and is open to current jobseekers.

Please note that participation in this programme will not affect your Jobseekers Allowance or Jobseekers Benefit.

The objective of this programme is to train unemployed professionals in skills and knowledge for entry back into the workplace. The core element of the programme is a 5-day Lean Manufacturing Tools programme, which includes two assignments. In addition, the programme includes the opportunity of training with internationally-recognised trainers from the University of Kentucky/Toyota Motors and also Donald Dinero, author of the Shingo Prize-winning book, Training Within Industry: The Foundation of Lean.

The programme is a 15 day training programme running from September 19th to October 11th, 2012 and will include some project/assignment work. We are currently organising work placements in Operational Excellence/Continuous Improvement teams that will begin after the training programme.

The training programme will take place in Waterford.

Training Schedule – Job Seeker Support Programme – Innovation and Lean Sigma Skillnet

Days

Date

(Sept – Oct 2012 )

All dates are provisional

Training Programme*

Trainer

1

September 19th

Motivation Workshop

Oakwood Psychology

2

September 20th & 21st

Lean Manufacturing Tools

Ray McEvoy, Manufacturing Excellence

2

September 24th & 25th

Practical Problem Solving

University of Kentucky/

Toyota Motors

1

September 28th

Lean Manufacturing Tools

Ray McEvoy, Manufacturing Excellence

2

October 1st & 2nd

Job Breakdown Sheets

Donald Dinero, Training Within Industry

1

October 3rd

Motivation Workshop

Oakwood Psychology

2

October 4th & 5th

Lean Manufacturing Tools

Ray McEvoy, Manufacturing Excellence

2

October 8th & 9th

Yellow Belt

Global Business Institute

2

October 10th & 11th

The People Side of Lean

University of Kentucky/

Toyota Motors

15

Total Training Days

*Full details of course content will be forwarded shortly
* Dates may change

 

We are pleased to be able to offer a limited number of free places for jobseekers on our network programmes subject to funding being available. Please click on the following link to check if you meet Jobseekers eligibility criteria

Skillnets funded from the National Training Fund through the Department of Education and Skills

ILSS is funded by member companies and the Training Networks Programme, an initiative of Skillnets funded from the National Training Fund through the Department of Education and Skills.

For more information on Skillnets, please visit www.skillnets.ie

 


 

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