What we do

Role Skillnet provides funding and support for your training including:

  • Assistance in assessing training needs.

  • Up to 30% funding for eligible training.

  • Flexible Training to meet your business needs.

  • Opportunity to share training with other businesses.

  • Venues, course material arranged for you.

  • High-quality trainers.

  • Easy to access training.

Who can apply for funding

Private sector and commercial semi-state companies can apply for funding for non-mandatory training.  We will advise on eligible training and offer support for training solutions to address your needs.

For Management Development Programmes can advise on available options including a suite of programmes offered through Skillnet Ireland.

Individual learners can access their services. If you are employed within the private sector or a commercial semi-state company you are eligible to access funding through your company.

Some businesses are not eligible for funding

Role Skillnet is mandated to support the private sector or semi-state businesses. The following categories cannot become member companies of a training network:

  • Public sector organizations.

  • Charity or not-for-profit organizations.

  • Companies based outside the Republic of Ireland.

If you have any questions or need more information please email info@roleskillnet.com.

What next?

If you are planning training, are interested in funding, or would like more information please email info@roleskillnet.com, call 071 9673440 or Contact Us.

There is no fee to join our network.


“Thank you for supporting our Management Development Programmes. Skillnet support was a significant factor in running the programmes and the funding process and support was both efficient & professional.”

Lisa McNama

Nordson Medical, Boyle

“Thank you for your support. The training was excellent value and had a significant impact on our business and people development. It’s wonderful what you do for small business, and we look forward to working with you again. “

Una Higgins

Claremorris Credit Union

“Role Skillnet continues to provide us with support and information to enable us to select the appropriate training for our employees. Michael and his team are always on hand to answer any questions and endeavor to provide us with the best solutions possible. “

Lesley-Ann Walsh

Homecare Medical Supplies