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Kids Can Get Creative Through Free Online Workshops From Monday

Kids Can Get Creative Through Free Online Workshops From Monday

July 4, 2020 at 10:21 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY  Local Creative Youth Partnership is running a free live stream eight-part summer series of workshops for young people of all ages. The live stream workshops will commence at 12pm each working day and run for two weeks from Monday, July 6th to Wednesday, July 15th. They will live stream […]

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‘Windows On Our Lives’ Project For Cruinniú Na nÓg

‘Windows On Our Lives’ Project For Cruinniú Na nÓg

June 12, 2020 at 6:19 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY Local Creative Youth Partnership has announced that ‘Windows On Our Lives’ is now live on www.kerryetb.ie and on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram via @kerrylcyp and @kerryetb. This is a video slideshow which features youth creativity in sound, song, words and images and offers up an emotional roller coaster reflecting […]

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Photo by Francis Bennett

PHOTOS: Kerry ETB Schools Students Honoured At Annual Awards

January 21, 2020 at 3:24 pm Comments are Disabled

THE annual Kerry ETB Student Award ceremony took place on Friday last at IT Tralee. It is an event when Kerry ETB celebrates the achievements of students and learners from their Post Primary Schools and Youthreach centres. Sixty-four student awards were presented with awards at the ceremony, which is a […]

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Michaela Harrington of Causeway Comprehensive School,  (runner-up), Katie O'Connor (winner) of Castleisland Community College and Shannia O’Brien of Coláiste Gleann Lí (runner-up) at the presentation of awards for the Kerry ETB Christmas Card competition. Photo by Dermot Crean

Winners Of Kerry ETB Christmas Card Competition Announced

December 13, 2019 at 4:41 pm Comments are Disabled

THE annual Kerry Education & Training Board Christmas Card Art Competition saw over 200 entries from their eight Post Primary Schools throughout Kerry. As always the standard was very high, but there can be only one overall winner with three runners up selected and they were invited to Kerry ETB Head […]

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With the LGBT+ Pride Flag at Kerry ETB offices on Wednesday morning were, in front; Marie Lynch, Grace Brosnan, Noreen McEnery, Aisling OLeary and Aoife McCormack. At back; Martina Ronan, Marian Sugrue, Seamus Whitty, Krenare Jashari, Mayor of Tralee and  Cathaoirleach of Kerry ETB Jim Finucane, Karen O'Connor and Betty Corkey. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry ETB Shows Solidarity With LGBT+ Community

October 17, 2019 at 12:17 pm 1 comment

KERRY ETB schools in Tralee and their staff members at the Centrepoint building showed support for the LGBT+ community in the county by raising the pride flag yesterday. They showed their support as ‘Visible in Kerry: An LGBT+ Perspective’, a major new survey of attitudes of LGBT people living in Kerry […]

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Kerry College And Kerry GAA Team Up To Train New Referees

October 2, 2019 at 11:12 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY ETB’s Kerry College and the Kerry County GAA Board have combined to ensure a steady provision of professionally trained referees. They are offering students studying on the QQI GAA Coaching & Sports Development course an opportunity to undertake training and attain the GAA Refereeing certification as an integral part […]

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The software developers at Kerry ETB taking part in Careers Week.

Software Developers Engaging With Potential Employers At Careers Week

September 3, 2019 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

GRADUATES from a software development course are currently engaging with potential employers at a Careers Week in Kerry College Monavalley Campus. With a worldwide shortage of STEM talent, companies in Kerry are constantly looking for initiatives to ensure a strong pipeline of software developers and engineers who can meet the […]

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Information Day At Kerry ETB Training Centre For Those Interested In A Career In Accountancy

Information Day At Kerry ETB Training Centre For Those Interested In A Career In Accountancy

August 7, 2019 at 9:13 am Comments are Disabled

ANYONE interested in a career in accountancy is advised to head along to the Kerry ETB Training Centre at Monavalley this afternoon (Wednesday). An information day will take place from 12noon and 4.30pm where those visiting will learn about an Accounting Technicians Ireland Certificate for Accounting Technicians course which begins […]

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Kerry ETB And Radio Kerry Begin Recruitment For Hands On Media Training

Kerry ETB And Radio Kerry Begin Recruitment For Hands On Media Training

July 30, 2019 at 11:39 am Comments are Disabled

IF you have a passion for news, sports, research and production, presenting music shows, podcasting or mobile journalism then you may be interested in two courses which are currently recruiting. Radio Kerry and Kerry ETB will be running an 8 week introduction to Radio Broadcasting Course starting on September 9th […]

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New College Of Further Education And Training Announced For Kerry

New College Of Further Education And Training Announced For Kerry

July 29, 2019 at 10:23 am Comments are Disabled

IT has been announced that from September 1, 2019,  further education and training provision in Kerry will be offered by one fully integrated college. Kerry College of Further Education and Training will be the new name for KCFE, North Kerry College and the Kerry ETB Training Centre. Kerry College of […]

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Kerry ETB And UCC Sign Memorandum Of Understanding

Kerry ETB And UCC Sign Memorandum Of Understanding

July 23, 2019 at 11:29 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Education and Training Board (Kerry ETB) and University College Cork (UCC) signed an agreement that will see both institutions working together to enhance opportunities for and engagement in outdoor education and training at Cappanalea, The National Centre for Outdoor Education and Training (NCOET), which is based at Oulagh West, […]

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Hackathon Takes Place At Kerry ETB Training Centre

Hackathon Takes Place At Kerry ETB Training Centre

July 4, 2019 at 11:30 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY ETB Training Centre has collaborated with Code Insitute to offer an intensive classroom-based delivery of their online coding boot camp to train 14 local candidates to become junior software developers in just 15 weeks. The class of fourteen adults, selected from over 100 applicants, consists of diverse age ranges […]

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New courses at Cappanalea are due to start soon.

Thinking Of A Career In Adventure Tourism? Kerry ETB Has The Answer

June 27, 2019 at 2:46 pm Comments are Disabled

AH the outdoors! With this weather it’s tempting to look at a career where you spend your time out in the fresh air. Well Cappanalea Outdoor Education and Training Centre (OETC) are now recruiting for their highly rated Level 5 and Level 6 (Advanced) programmes which start in mid/late July. […]

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Cathy Crowley, Erin Lonergan and Dorota Szostawka at the Kerry ETB Graduation at The Rose Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Trainees Graduate From Kerry ETB Courses At The Rose Hotel

June 1, 2019 at 10:49 am Comments are Disabled

IT has been another busy year for Kerry ETB Training Centre in Monavalley. Their first graduation event of 2019 – ‘Presentation of Certificates Ceremony’ took place on Thursday night at The Rose Hotel, Tralee where over 500 learners graduated with new qualifications.  On the night, certificates were issued to graduates […]

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Kerry ETB IT Support Course With High Rate Of Job Placement

Kerry ETB IT Support Course With High Rate Of Job Placement

May 21, 2019 at 1:56 pm Comments are Disabled

IF a career as an Computer Systems Technician or IT Support Specialist is something you have ever considered, an upcoming traineeship at Kerry ETB Training Centre is something you should look at. Boasting 80%+ job placement rate, 12 weeks industry work placement and a range newly updated professional certifications from […]

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Gemma O'Brien and JP O'Brien at the exhibition of art from night classes students at Coláiste Gleann Lí on Tuesday evening. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Wonderful Talent On Display At Evening Art Class Exhibition

May 15, 2019 at 11:04 am Comments are Disabled

THE talent of those who took evening art classes over the past eight months was plain to see at an exhibition in Coláiste Gleann Lí on Tuesday night. Two sets of courses — one in the autumn and again in spring — saw a great attendance of men and women […]

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Free Course At Kerry ETB To Learn Culinary Arts

Free Course At Kerry ETB To Learn Culinary Arts

April 29, 2019 at 2:52 pm Comments are Disabled

TO address the skills gap and staff shortage in hospitality and tourism sectors in County Kerry, a new fully funded course in Tralee may be of interest. Applicants are open for the upcoming Certificate in Culinary Arts (Food Preparation and Cooking) at Kerry ETB Training Centre at Monavalley. This is […]

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Kerry ETB Apprentice Team for Generation-A 2019
(L-R) Andrew Coneran, Ward & Burke, Galway, Enda Surlis – Ward & Burke, Galway, Jonathan Byrne – ASK Mechanical, Meath, Brian McMahon - Emmett Stankard Heating & Plumbing, Galway

Kerry ETB Trainees Recognised For Problem-Solving Skills

April 15, 2019 at 2:30 pm Comments are Disabled

A TEAM of Kerry ETB apprentices have been recognised for their innovative problem solving skills at a National Award ceremony. The 2019 Generation A Competition Awards event was organised by SOLAS, the National Further Education and Training Authority and took place in Dublin’s Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road on Thursday last […]

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Unique Coding Opportunity Comes To Kerry

Unique Coding Opportunity Comes To Kerry

April 12, 2019 at 4:44 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY ETB Training Centre and Code Institute are offering 14 fully-funded places on their upcoming Software Development Diploma (Full Stack) qualification which starts on May 27 in Tralee. In a first for Kerry, this accelerated bootcamp programme is the only classroom version of this highly acclaimed course run outside of […]

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Trainees Shooting A ‘Mentored Movie’ At Kerry ETB Training Centre

Trainees Shooting A ‘Mentored Movie’ At Kerry ETB Training Centre

April 10, 2019 at 12:41 pm Comments are Disabled

TRALEE is getting a sprinkling of movie magic this week as Brian Nolan and his team of Broadcast Production trainees begin work with an impressive group of industry professionals to make their first ever ‘Mentored Movie’ in Kerry’s ETB’s National Digital Skills Centre in the Monavalley Campus. It all takes […]

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Kerry Short Film Bursary Of €10,000 Open For Applications

Kerry Short Film Bursary Of €10,000 Open For Applications

April 6, 2019 at 10:43 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry Short Film Bursary for 2019 is now open for submissions. A fund of €10,000 is available to the successful applicant towards the cost of their production of a 10-12min short film. The Bursary is funded through Kerry County Council with support from the Arts Council and is intended […]

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New Film Development Officer For Kerry

New Film Development Officer For Kerry

April 3, 2019 at 1:59 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY ETB in collaboration with Kerry County Council are delighted to announce that Siobhan O’Sullivan has been appointed to the newly created role of Film Development Officer for Kerry. Listowel native Siobhan brings extensive experience to the job having worked in TV production for the last 12 years. She has […]

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Allanagh O'Sullivan.

Allanagh To Represent Ireland In World Skills Final In Russia

March 27, 2019 at 10:51 am Comments are Disabled

A LIXNAW teenager will go on to represent her country in the World Skills Final in Russia later this year after winning the national competition at the weekend. Kerry ETB trainee, Allanagh O Sullivan from Lixnaw won the national title in the beauty therapy category at the Ireland Skills Live […]

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Coláiste Gleann Lí students Samia Ali, Aleksandra Skotka, Chantelle Allen and Sophie Foran who are representing Ireland at ‘She Runs’ event in Paris. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Kerry ETB Schools’ Students Off To Paris For ‘She Runs’ Programme

March 8, 2019 at 4:50 pm Comments are Disabled

TWELVE students from three of Kerry ETB’s schools will be representing Ireland on the ‘She Runs’ education programme. This flagship event will be held in Paris next week and the international programme aims to promote physical activity, develop leadership and empower female students through school sport. The three Kerry ETB schools […]

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Recruitment For Kerry ETB Course Where Over 90% Of Graduates Gain Employment

Recruitment For Kerry ETB Course Where Over 90% Of Graduates Gain Employment

March 2, 2019 at 11:51 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY ETB Training Centre will shortly close recruitment for their upcoming Fibre Installation Technician qualification, which will be delivered in partnership with TLI Group at their Monavalley Campus in Tralee. Headquartered in Abbeydorney, TLI Group are a leading critical utility infrastructure company who employ more than 400 staff and operate […]

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Front Left to right Kate Kennelly (Arts Officer ,Creative Ireland Kerry Co-Ordinator), Mayor of Kerry Cllr, Norma Foley, Ann O Dwyer, Director of Schools Youth and Music Kerry EETB., Una O Sullivan (KDYS)
Back Left to right  Padraig Harrington, Liam Murray, Miriam Galvin (Youth Officer, Kerry ETB) Marion O’Toole Kerry ETB, Oisin Murray and Brian Devane

Kerry ETB Announces Funding For Creative Youth Partnership

February 28, 2019 at 10:29 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Education and Training Board has announced funding for a Creative Youth Partnership pilot. Kerry ETB is one of three ETBs set to pilot this local creative partnership which was funded by the Department of Education and Skills. Kerry ETB along with its local partner Kerry County Council’s Arts Office […]

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New Construction Groundwork Skills Course At Kerry ETB Training Centre

New Construction Groundwork Skills Course At Kerry ETB Training Centre

February 5, 2019 at 12:27 pm Comments are Disabled

RESPONDING to the shortage of skilled construction workers across Kerry, Kerry ETB Training Centre have announced an all-new 22-week full time Construction Groundworks Skills training course. Learners will learn how to lay, fix and join a range of kerbs, flags and paviors, mix and finish concrete and undertake skill sampling […]

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Instructor Tara O'Sullivan in front with Kerry ETB trainees and models taking part in the

Kerry ETB Beauticians Get Creative For National Skills Competition

January 26, 2019 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

COMPETITORS went head to head (literally) at Kerry ETB Training Centre this week in a bid to represent Kerry in the All-Ireland Beauty Therapy Skills Final in the RDS this March. Taking place at the Monavalley centre, members of the public 9am-3pm to come and observe the best of the […]

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Colaiste Gleann Lí students who received awards with teachers and Principal. Photo: Francis Bennett

PHOTOS: Kerry ETB Schools Students Honoured At Awards Ceremony

January 22, 2019 at 11:57 am Comments are Disabled

THE annual Kerry ETB Student Award ceremony took place last Friday at the IT Tralee North Campus. The event celebrates the achievements of students and learners from their Post Primary Schools and Youthreach centres. Seventy-six student awards were presented at this ceremony which is a very special occasion for all […]

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Beauty Skills And Apprenticeship Events At Kerry ETB Open Week

Beauty Skills And Apprenticeship Events At Kerry ETB Open Week

January 20, 2019 at 10:51 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY ETB Training Centre at Monavalley is holding its first ever Open Week from Monday, January 21 to Saturday, January 26 and there’s a It is a chance for parents, school leavers, job seekers, career changers, those who wish to re-skill or up-skill and guidance professionals to visit the Monavalley […]

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