Community Based Training


Community Training

Cork Training Centre run a number of community based training courses in partnership with local communities and organisations  which are developed and offered to learners may require additional supports to access and undertake training as part of their agreed pathway to work. These courses are run as part of our Community Training Centre (CTC) Local Training Initiative (LTI) and Specialist Training Provision (STP).  For further information contact your local LES or DSP office or email communitytraining@corktrainingcentre.ie

Community Training Centres (CTC)

Cork Training Centre works in partnership with two Community Training Centres in Cork to provide training and related services to early school leavers.  The programme is for those aged 16-21 without al leaving cert/junior cert qualification that are having difficulty accessing employment and would like to gain a qualification.  Each learner is helped to identify and develop to their maximum potential at their own pace.

For information contact your local LES or DSP or contact either of the following CTC:

Blackpool Community Training Centre
Mayfield Community Training Centre

Local Training Initiatives (LTI)

Cork Training Centre in collaboration with local community organisations provide flexible Local Training Initiatives (LTIs) for unemployed people primarily aged between 18-35 .  The programme is designed to provide opportunities for learners who are unable to participate in other training for personal, social and geographic reasons.

The LTI programme offers training in a number  vocational areas  such as Music, Soccer, Sport & Recreation, Furniture Restoration, Childcare, Healthcare, IT, Food Production, Film and Media etc .  Projects are located throughout the Cork  City and in the county in areas such as Bantry, Bantry, Carrigaline Charleville, Midleton, Mallow, Macroom, Mitchelstown.  Current project include:

Cork WIN
Matt Talbot Adolescent Services
Good Lives Project
FAI Soccer Academy Blarney
Childcare/Healthcare
West Cork Food Skills
Furniture Making & Restoration
Horticulture
Bruac Eile
NCE Sport & Recreation
East Cork Music Project
Cork Music Academy
FAI Soccer Academy Carrigaline
Headway
North Cork Film & Media
Logistics & Distribution
Youghal Sports & Recreation
FAI Coach Education Academy

Specialised Training Provider

Specialist Training Providers provide vocational training courses which target the needs of people with disabilities.  They provide learner focused training and related services to individuals who require more intensive support than would be available in non-specialist training provision.

NATIONAL LEARNING NETWORK - HOLLYHILL

Address: Hollymount Industrial Estate, Hollyhill,Cork.
Tel: 021 430 0144
Fax: 021 485 4708
Email: hollyhill@nln.ie

NATIONAL LEARNING NETWORK MODEL FARM ROAD

Address: Cork Business & Technology Park, Model Farm Road, Cork
Tel: 021 434 1028
Fax: 021 434 1035
Email: modelfarmroad@nln.ie

NATIONAL LEARNING NETWORK WEST CORK

Address: Donemark, Bantry, Cork
Tel: 027 51027
Fax: 027 51497
Email: bantry@nln.ie

ABODE

Address: Skehard Road, Blackrock, Cork.
Tel: 021 4357606.
Email:  clodaghcaulfield@doorwaytolife.com

ST. JOSEPHS FOUNDATION

Address: Vocational Training Unit, Charleville, Co Cork.
Tel: 063 32030
Email: sjftraining@gmail.com.