A welcome Budget announcement

Waterford Chamber Skillnet  welcomes increase in Government funding in Budget 2021 to help businesses recover from impact of Covid-19 pandemic.

As such we are actively seeking your input into the 2021 Waterford Skillnet Training plan, to help us better inform our delivery for public and in house training next year.

Our aim is to provide training in areas to support you, your staff and business.

Complete our Survey here:  2021 – WCS Training and Development Survey

Our services include:

  • Company Led and Industry Focused training for Business – driven by employers to upskill and cross Skill Staff. Up to 50% funded.*t&c apply


  • Skills Connect – Employment focused re-skiling for Jobseerkers and those most impacted by CoVid-19. This project is also open to employers who may be thinking of Out-skilling or who are recruiting jobseekers who require significant upskilling. 100% funded*
  • Future Skills – Supporting the development of Innovation in enterprise learning, playing an important role in maintaining a supply of the future skills essnential for the growth of Irish Enterprise. 80% funded*

Your business may apply for funding under one or all of the headings above. Contact sara.mullally@waterfordchamber.ie