Courses and Training

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(1) Kimmage Open and Distance Education (KODE) courses 2017:

Kimmage DSC offers a range of distance education, professional development courses through our KODE Programme including HIV & Gender, Results Based Monitoring & Evaluation, Results Based Planning, Child Safeguarding, Managing for Results & Accountability, Understanding GBV.

Please see link for full course outlines, start dates, application forms etc.

(2) The Carmichael Centre: Spring/Summer 2017 Training Programme

For further information on the rest of The Carmichael Centre's training programme, click here.

(3) Making Google Adwords Work for your Charity: 28 Feb, 9.45 am - 12 noon, Carmelite Community Centre, Aungier St, Dublin 2

Would you like to know if you can turn free Google Grant Adword money into a measurable revenue stream? The Google Grant is a generous initiative from Google that gives all registered charities up to $10,000 per month worth of free Google Ads - but many charities struggle to use it properly.

Come to Irish Charity Lab's training seminar with PPC expert Alan Roche, who will demystify Google Ads and show you how to get a measurable return on your account.

Booking here (includes a discount for Dóchas Wednesday News subscribers.

(4) Key Management Skills course for non-profit staff - March 2017

Looking to enhance your career or get started in a management position at a non-profit organisation? This 6-week course (Level 6, QQI) management award, is perfect for candidates who wish to balance work, family and study commitments. The course starts in March and will concentrate on topics such as teamwork, leadership, motivation and communications. The course is delivered through online supports with one face-to-face workshop along with other significant student supports such as telephone tutorials. Fees: €395

Click HERE for more information or an application form, or contact Conor on (01) 2988544 or