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Farm Business Skillnet


Are you a farmer?  Are you part of a discussion, purchasing or producer group?  The IFA Member Services training wing, Farm Business Skillnet, can organise relevant, comprehensive and professional training at discounted prices in following areas:

•    Personal Development
•    Leadership & Negotiation
•    Taxation & Finance
•    Computers & Technology
•    Health and Safety

Call the IFA Skillnet today on 061 314196 or email skillnet@ifa.ie if you are interested in organising training for your group. Alternatively, please contact the network manager Celine Reynolds on 086 6878648 and celinereynolds@ifatelecom.ie

Job seekers and those on farm assist should see details here on eligibility for courses: http://www.skillnets.ie/job-seekers/eligibility-criteria

Farm Business Skillnet - 2012/2013

The Farm Business Skillnet trains hundreds of farmers every year and is funded by Skillnet Ltd for a 2012/2013 training programme.  Training is provided in a number of areas including finance, employment law, machinery, information technology, leadership, communication and roles/responsibilities. 

Benefits of Doing a Course

The benefits of doing a course are

1. Increased productivity, efficiency and skill levels among farmers trained

2. Increased confidence in your own abilities

3. An opportunity to liaise, converse and network with your peers

Courses Available

 Click here for a list of the latest courses: www.skillnets.ie/findcourses

The table below outlines other courses available on request:

Name of  Training Course 

Training Type

Ifarm

Information Technology

Smart Phone Apps

Information Technology

Group Management Skills

Management Development

Group Purchasing Skills

Planning & Strategy

Financial Management

Finance

Taxation

Finance

Managing Bank Relationships

Finance

Internet and Farming

Information Technology

IT Skills

Information Technology

Health and Safety Skills

People Management

Negotiation Skills

Organisation & Leadership Development

Personal Development

Organisation & Leadership Development

Time Management

Management Development

Horticulture Supply Chain

Management Development

Beef Supply Chain

Management Development

Tillage Supply Chain

Management Development

Pig Supply Chain

Management Development

Sheep Supply Chain

Management Development

Forestry Supply Chain

Management Development

PR, Media

Communication Skills

Aritficial Insemmination

Management Development

Hoof Pairing

Management Development

Sheep Shearing

Management Development

Chainsaw Use

Management Development

Fencing

Management Development

Rural Development

Planning & Strategy

Leadership

Planning & Strategy

 For further details on courses available contact the network manager and a limited number of places on each training course are available to job-seekers free of charge.


 

 

The Farm Business Skillnet is funded by member companies and the Training Networks Programme, an initiative
of Skillnets Ltd. funded from the National Training Fund through the Department of Education and Skills.