Contracted/Community Training

Cavan and Monaghan ETB offers an extensive range of training courses to clients entering the labour market, wishing to re-skill or update skills, change their career path or have left school with no or incomplete qualifications.

Courses are delivered in local areas throughout Cavan and Monaghan leaving it easier for trainees to access the programmes.  Courses are demand driven adhering to the needs of the community and the labour market and will give our clients the skills necessary to progress to further training options and/or seek employment.

2018 Course Code Venue Duration
September Manual & Computerised Accounts & Payroll 229848 Monaghan 22 Weeks
Career Planning & Employability Skills 229760 Cavan 7 Weeks
Barista 209140 Monaghan 3 Weeks
IT Support Specialist 229254 Cavan 48 Weeks
Catering Support 229289 Monaghan 33 Weeks
Welding 214051 Monaghan 32 Weeks
Training & Development 38819 Monaghan 9 Weeks
October Horticulture 225481 Cavan 55 weeks
Welding 221639 Cavan 32 Weeks
HGV Artic 225487 Monaghan 10 Weeks
MCSA 212282 Cavan 31 Weeks
Healthcare 228322 Cavan 48 Weeks
November HGV Rigid 204525 Cavan 17 Weeks
Training and Development 204326 Cavan 9 Weeks
IT Support Specialist 229258 Monaghan 48 Weeks
Continuous Intake Computer Skills (Continuous Intake) 45985 Cavan 12 Weeks
Fresh Start – STP (Continuous Intake) 226992 Cavan 52 Weeks
Employer Basted Training – STP (Continuous Intake) 22226 Cavan 52 Weeks


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Community Training 

Community Training Programmes comprise of Local Training Initiative and Specialist Training Provisions.  The main objectives of the community programmes is to raise trainee skills through certified training and therefore enhance employment prospects.  All learners within community training programmes are offered QQI levels 3,4 or 5 certification.

The target group for the Local Training Initiative (LTI) programmes include those with low skills or education levels and have been on the live register for longer period of time and are aged between 16-35 years of age.  Within 2015 CMETB funded the following areas for local Training Initiative programmes: Cavan Genealogy programmes in Cavan,  Ballyjamesduff, Cootehill and Bailieborough, Iontas Centre, Castleblayney, Mullaghmatt, Monaghan and the Peacelink, Clones.

Specialist Training Programmes

CMETB fund two specialist training provisions which identify the training needs of people with disabilities.  The National Learning Network in Monaghan and Cavan deliver a range of programmes to 59 learners.  Both programmes offer specialist training which include intensive supports specific to individual needs.

For more information please contact the National Learning Network



Name Phone Number Email address 
Michelle Baker 049 4353963
Nicola Gillick 049 4353923
Louise Cadam 049 4353923 Louise