Training Support for the Design, Print, Packaging and Business Services Sector

DPP Skillnet is a training Network under the governments business support agency Skillnet Ireland and provides training solutions which will improve business performance


Why should an employee undertake training?

| Mary McCabe |
Career advancement: Up-skilling can open up new opportunities for career advancement, such as promotions or higher-paying positions. Having a diverse set of skills makes you more valuable to your employer, and can increase your chances…

The Importance of Training

| Mary McCabe |
Continued training in the workplace is important for several reasons. It helps employees stay current with new technologies and industry developments, which can make them more valuable to the organization. Additionally, training can…

Free January Workshop on How a Brand Works

| Mary McCabe |
Building Bridges To Your Market – Free Course  Tuesday 24th January, 2023 10am – 11.30am  Covering: How A Brand Works  – to bridge the gap between buyer and seller Best Customer Assessment – a basis on…

Our Network

The Design, Print and Packaging Skillnet is a training network which works with design, print, signage, label, packaging companies to deliver training solutions which will improve business performance.
Gain Advantage

Boost your performance and corner your market with training in a wide range of design and print disiplines.

Ensure your company has the skillsets required to meet the demands of the market today and in the future.
Best Practice
Demonstrate your proficiency and reliablilty to your clients and earn their repeat business.
Improved Bottom‐line
See real results when you invest in your professional skills.
Enhanced Staff Morale
When your employees know you are committed to maintaining their skills they will operate like a well-oiled machine.
Career Enhancement
Invest in your professional self and move your career in the right direction
Business Growth
By expanding your company skillset enable your company to expand and grow into new markets


  • Conbu Interior Design
    The DPP Skillnet Masters programme is challenging but very relevant and rewarding and one of the main selling points to me was it is delivered over 11 months. All aspects can be applied to my business and professional life. Extremely kn…
    Angela Connolly
    Conbu Interior Design
  • I would highly recommend the MA in Professional Practice to anyone thinking of undertaking a Masters or looking to further develop their skills and qualifications. The course structure and content is really good as it progresses through…
    Hugh Guidera
  • Birds Eye UK & Ireland
    I would highly recommend the MA in Professional Practise. The content and topics were highly relevant to me and I was able to add value to my business and the businesses I work with immediately and throughout the year. The quality of th…
    Gary Murray
    Birds Eye UK & Ireland

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