Here at the Design, Print & Packaging Skillnet we help you to perfect the skills that you will use to turn this weekends inspiration into designs that inspire.

Who are we?

A training network part funded by the national training fund to provide relevant training for your industry. Our mission is to get you the training you need when and where you need it.

We are a training network developed to help industry get access to relevant training at an affordable price. We design prorammes specifically for designers and printers to help them improve themselves and their companies.

We run everything type of training from one day technical courses to a specifically designed Masters programme for Designers.

We encourage strategic thinking and training in all companies and aim to provide the best possible training at the lowest possible cost. We are part funded by the national training through Skillnets.

What do we do?

We work with member companies who decide what training they want and when they need it. We are flexible in terms of delivery method and timing. Training courses to date have included;

MA Professional practice,

Diploma Digital Media

HTML / CSS Basic & Intermediate


Adobe courses (iDTP)

Transactional marketing

Web creation & updating

Info Graphics

Typography / Art skills

Project Management

Supervisory Skills

Design for pharma

Design for Print


The Design, Print and Packaging Skillnet is a training network of designers and those in the print, signage, labelling and packaging sectors whose sole aim is to deliver training solutions to improve individual and company performance.

We are delighted to partner with Offset which we see as enabling designers get access to the best minds in their field. Once you have been inspired @offset2017 talk to us about upskilling yourself to make those dreams a reality.