ICBE Business Excellence Skillnet

ICBE Business Excellence Skillnet

The objective of ICBE Business Excellence Skillnet is to develop the knowledge, skills and qualifications of employees by increasing access to skills development opportunities and encouraging ongoing professional development.

The strategic purpose is to focus on providing efficient and effective enterprise-led training and networking opportunities for companies to develop their workforce skills and talent so they are prepared for the political, technological and competitive risks that are already here and for the future.

ICBE Business Excellence Skillnet is a learning network co-funded by Skillnet Ireland and our member companies.  All private sector businesses of any size, including sole traders, based in the Republic of Ireland are eligible to undertake part-funded upskilling with Skillnet Ireland.


ICBE Business Excellence Skillnet has an active networking community that promotes collaboration and sharing of knowledge and best practice across the group.

We develop new programmes in line with member company needs and organise webinars, events and workshops that are innovative, relevant, flexible and adaptable to our member company needs.


Types of training included in this Skillnet are:

  • People Management
  • Emerging Managers
  • Frontline Managers
  • Team Lead & Supervisory Skills
  • Presentation Skills
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Effective Trainer
  • Transversal/Transferable Skills
  • Unconscious Bias
  • Resilience
  • Mental Health Awareness
  • Mindfulness
  • Coaching for Leaders
  • Personal Effectiveness
  • Facilitation Skills
  • Hybrid Working
  • Leading Hybrid Teams
  • Mentoring
  • Certificate in Professional Coaching Skills
  • Data Visualisation
  • Data Analytics for Business Support Functions
  • HR Analytics
  • Performance Management
  • Executive Coaching
  • PMP Exam Prep
  • Project Management
  • High Performance Leadership
  • Influencing & Collaboration
  • MS Office programs
  • Practical Productivity using MS Outlook

Contact:  Grainne Walsh - Network Manager grainne@icbe.ie

Alison Barry - Network Executive alison@icbe.ie


Training Programmes

ICBE Business Excellence Skillnet