Upcoming training events from Inishowen Skillnet

Enhance Your Business


Inishowen Skillnet consists of companies within the region with similar training needs. Our focus is to identify the skills needed to make businesses more competitive and have a skilled workforce who live, work and thrive in Inishowen.​


Inishowen Skillnet is offering a flexible approach suited to your business needs. ​We work with you to source and part-fund training partners to provide relevant upskilling where and when you need it.​

Our Aim

Inishowen Skillnet aim is to work for and in a direct partnership with companies to understand their specific business needs and build a sustainable workforce for the region.​


Latest news from Inishowen Skillnet

7 April 2021

2021 Calendar of Events

We wanted to bring you courses that will help you and your teams in 2021, something for all of your team, from Owner/Managers to new team members, helping them to hit the ground running with confidence. Continued Professional Development is more than just BUZZ term, it’s a way of showing your commitment to life-long learning […]

26 March 2021


Kate Callaghan Callaghan Jewellers Buncrana Kate is a qualified jeweller and diamond grader, mum to a busy toddler and shares the reins at the helm of Callaghan Jewellers Main Street Buncranna.  She credits her upbringing and experience of travelling worldwide to her commitment  to the family business. Her global exposure leaves her more open to future […]

Evelyn McGlynn, PRO for Donegal Woman in Business Network meets three inspiring female entrepreneurs achieving great success in Inishowen and beyond…..

As a business community, we will never forget the arrival of Covid 19 and how it changed our personal and business world.Our dreams and aspirations, our investment in the future and the business plans and goals we had set were all swept away. In their place remained uncertainty and fear but also resilience, a skill […]

17 December 2020

Have a Safe and Happy Christmas!

I am out of the office from today the 17th of December 2020 to the 6th of January 2021.

6 October 2020

This IS The ideal Time……

To do some Personal and Professional Development. If ever there was a time to plan it is now, we have had to make so many sharp turns this year, the Monte Carlo Rally is nothing compared to being to this year. 2020 has been a test for sure, so using the last quarter of 2020 […]

29 September 2020

Q4 Course Calendar

Here is an overview of the course available in the final quarter of 2020. We have endeavoured to present all the courses in a blended format and the trainers will be delivering via Zoom. For Criteria and bookings go to our Training Programmes web page. EAP – Employment Activation Programmes 100% funded for potential candidates […]

26 March 2021

Deirdre Bradley

Deirdre at the Diamond & Carndonagh Traders Association Deirdre Bradley Deirdre at the Diamond & Carndonagh Traders Association Deirdre was originally born in Scotland but settled in Carndonagh at a young age, a mum, grandmum and exceptional business women she credits her success to building relationships with others and being passionate about what she believes in.   As […]

Mary Mc Kenna Tech Entrepreneur and Angel Investor

Mary is originally from Tyrone, now living in Inishowen. A serial entrepreneur and angel investor, Mary travels the globe supporting new start ups in the tech industry and working as a consultant and expert advisor.  A very accomplished  business woman, Mary has spoken at events in Beirut, New York and more recently in Brussels and since the first lockdown […]


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