Author: Mary McCabe

rebound

Rebound

Preparing now for the post COVID-19 way of working is crucial to enabling businesses to move forward safely and sustainably. The free #ReBound initiative led by Skillnet Ireland will upskill business owners and managers as they implement new business practices. Prepare now. www.rebound.ie

packaging qualification

Diploma in Packaging Technology 2020/2021

We are delighted to confirm that our Diploma in Packaging Technology for 2020/2021 is now open for bookings

Get ahead of your competition with a Diploma in Packaging Technology

Who should complete a Diploma in Packaging?

  • People working with packaging in manufacturing or filling on a day to day basis.
  • Persons responsible for specifying packaging or working in a role as a Packaging Technician.
  • Also suited to those buying or selling packaging or those using / packing / filling in the Food, Drink and Pharmaceutical sectors.

Full details on this course here

Booking here

masters

Masters

If you have been considering doing a Masters programme this year but have been put off by lengthy academic programmes and concerns about going back to education when you’re trying to run a small business or perform your role within a business, the TU Dublin awarded Masters in Professional Practice, kicking off this November, is just the right programme for you.

This highly regarded programme has three major advantages over other taught Masters programmes:

TIME: Taking just 11 months, it is one of the most condensed Business Masters programmes available in Ireland.

SUBSIDISED COST: Supported by the Design, Print & Packaging Skillnet it is heavily subsidised, costing just €4,500. This is less than half the cost of comparable Masters programmes in Ireland!

EXPERIENCE: The TU Dublin accredited Masters in Professional Practice is designed specifically for experienced professionals who are now seeking a practical yet challenging programme to build their business skills in the latest digital marketing and strategic marketing techniques and to provide the business communications and coaching skills, finance and leadership
skills to bring their career to the next level.

Quick Guide –

WHO CAN APPLY: Applications are welcomed from those with a background in the Design, Print and Packaging sectors who have at least 5 years experience.

APPLICATION DEADLINE – SEPTEMBER 30TH: Get your application in now so you can get an early confirmation of your place.
HOW TO APPLY: Submit your CV to brian@dppskillnet.ie

ACCEPTANCE PROCESS: Interview based on your experience detailed in your CV.

COST: €4,500

The 2020/21 programme will be delivered by blended learning. Building on the success of the previous year’s edition, the programme will comprise a mix of both in Class and on-line session.

For more details contact Brian@dppskillnet.ie

To see our full range of training click here

Training for Design Print and Packaging

Do you have a training requirement for 2020?

We will in the next 2 weeks be circulating our schedule of training for the coming months. In addition to our publicly advertised programmes, Design Print and Packaging Skillnet can also support company specific training and up-skilling requirements. We can subsidise your training course.

Contact Brian on +353 (87)292 8900 to discuss your bespoke / in-house learning needs.

If you have a training need, be it large or small, technical, operational or management we want to speak to you. Contact us to talk about any training you want us to run and subsidise. 

international print day

International Print Day on 23rd October

International Print Day is a great opportunity to really celebrate what we love about print!

Lets use this day to share and spread our ideas, projects and thoughts on print through our social media platforms.

Each year on International Print Day the global print community comes together on social media to network, exchange knowledge and information, and proclaim their love for print and the people that make it possible by following and sharing using the hashtag #IPD19.

Print fans can support this year’s theme by also including the hashtag #Print2Gether, which celebrates partnerships within the industry and all the relationships from idea to execution that enhance the creativity, quality, and vitality of print.

We would love you to collaborate with us this day and get International Print Day trending worldwide. Read More…

How can I participate? Getting involved in International Print Day is easy and here at Two Sides we’ve created some International Print Day branded factographics for you to download and use on your own social media. We have even got some Twitter friendly videos ready for you to share as well!

Use the #IPD19 and #Print2Gether hashtags to get this event trending worldwide!
Get tweeting, sharing, posting and spreading the word on the world of print. Read more…


To help spread the word and make things easy for you, Two Sides has some informative and shareable content for you to download and share.

Click here to download the #IPD19 factographics

Get tweeting, sharing, posting and spreading the word on the world of print. Read more…
To help spread the word and make things easy for you, Two Sides has some informative and shareable content for you to download and share.

Click here to download the #IPD19 factographics

Membership of Two Sides starts from only £195 per year and there are loads of great benefits – Become a member today!

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