Unique opportunity to avail of free or heavily subsidised upskilling or reskilling at AIT

Written 2 months ago by Emma Comerford


Unique opportunity to avail of free or heavily subsidised upskilling or reskilling at AIT
Athlone Institute of Technology has been awarded €3 million in funding across 23 exciting, industry-focused programmes ranging from level six to nine. In total, more than 742 places will be made available to prospective learners looking to upskill, change career or return to employment.
Some of the programmes on offer include emerging technologies such as Blockchain, Augmented and Virtual Reality, Data Analysis and Visualisation, as well as Civil Engineering and Construction, Advanced Polymer Materials, Cybersecurity, Culinary Arts and Applied Laboratory Science.
According to Dr Michael Tobin, Dean of Faculty of Continuous, Online, Professional and Distance Learning, each nationally-accredited, flexible programme has been designed in response to the current and future needs of industry in the Midlands and presents a unique opportunity for learners to avail of free or heavily subsidised upskilling or reskilling.