Crowds discover exciting learning paths at Donegal ETB’s FET Fair – Picture Special

first_imgDonegal’s largest education and training event attracted huge crowds to Letterkenny today (Wednesday).The Radisson Blu Hotel Letterkenny was a hive of activity for the Donegal ETB’s 2019 Further Education and Training Fair.People of all ages and background explored the exhibition to explore the education and training opportunities available locally in Donegal. Tom Egan, Anne McHugh, CE ETB, Colm Richardson, and Cathal McGee at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday last. Photo Clive WassonDanielle Sweeney, Seamus Murphy and Helen Flannery at Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday last. Photo Clive WassonMarjorie Quinn, Crona Gallagher, Director of FET and Rose Duffy at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday. Photo Clive WassonDonegal ETB is the largest FET provider in the county, with over 11,000 learners completing courses in more than 120 venues in 2018.  The wide range of Donegal ETB courses can be found on the course finder section of its website (www.donegaletb.ie/coursefinder).Donegal ETB advisors and current learners were on hand to showcase the varied subjects taught through a wide range of part-time and full-time courses. From Apprenticeships, Traineeships and industry certified courses, there were many hands-on displays to experience. Laura Mulkeen with Aidan Gallagher at the virtual welder at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday. Photo Clive WassonSean Marks and Cornealus Sweeney at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday. Photo Clive WassonColm Richardson, Anne McHugh, Marian Gallagher, Tom Egan, Cathal McGee, Bridin McMahon, Liam Marley and Tara McGuire at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday. Photo Clive WassonColleges of Further Education, ITs and universities were also well-represented, providing information for learners on how to support a return to learning will also be available through Citizens Information, the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection and SUSI Student Grants.Many of Donegal ETB’s FET courses are co-funded by the Government of Ireland and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning (PEIL) 2014-2020. Ciaran Foy, Jack Burke, Conor Bonar and Cathal Browne at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday. Photo Clive WassonLaura McMenamin, Amand Mackey and Tara Maguire at Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday last. Photo Clive WassonEimear Doherty, Tomas Timlin, Rosemary Diver and Jane Kalnberza at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday. Photo Clive WassonFor more information on education and training at Donegal ETB please contact Donegal ETB’s Adult Guidance and Information Service on 0749178088 or email [email protected] or visit them at 2nd Floor, McKendrick Place, Pearse Road, Letterkenny.Further updates on can be found on Donegal ETB’s website (www.donegaletb.ie/news) and Twitter, Facebook (@DonegalETB) and LinkedIn (www.linkedin.com/company/donegaletb.ie).Check out all the action from the 2019 Fair in the gallery below. Photos by Clive Wasson Photography:Donegal Town, Youthreach at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday last. Photo Clive WassonSyrian learners at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday. Photo Clive WassonMairead Carlin, Brian Doherty and Ryan Davis at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday last. Photo Clive WassonTom Egan with Joseph McCrory at Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday last. Photo Clive WassonPatrick Brennan and Donna Mulligan, LYIT School of Tourism at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday last. Photo Clive WassonAnne McDevitt, Employer Liaison Officer / EURES Adviser, Carmel Curran, Employer Liaison Officer at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday last. Photo Clive WassonKevin Harley, ETB with Shay McFadden, Oran Boyce, Ronan Dunswurth and Michael Murrat at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday last. Photo Clive WassonJames Evans, Evan Bonnar and Mark Doherty at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday last. Photo Clive WassonThe crowd at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday. Photo Clive WassonSean Marks and Cornealus Sweeney at last year’s Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday. Photo Clive WassonETB staff helping visitors to the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday. Photo Clive WassonCaroline McCabe and Martin Harley, Chairman Doengal ETB at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday last. Photo Clive WassonThe packed Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday. Photo Clive WassonVictoria McHugh, Lauren McCrabbe, Joanne Sweeney, Jucinta Sweeney and Casha Barnett from Raphoe at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday . Photo Clive WassonKerri Gordan, Charles Delaney, Mike Delaney, Jonah O’Hagan, Naoise McGuinness, JordanMc Daid, Donaghey and Joanne Donaghy Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday. Photo Clive WassonSeweryn Socha, Bridin Ferry, Katlyn Moore, Robbie Matthews and Ciaran McMahon Youthreach Gortahork at the Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday last. Photo Clive WassonColm Richardson, Jim McGlynn and Mairead Carlin at Donegal ETB’s annual Further Education and Training (FET) Fair in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Letterkenny on Wednesday last. Photo Clive WassonCrowds discover exciting learning paths at Donegal ETB’s FET Fair – Picture Special was last modified: January 24th, 2019 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Donegal ETBDonegal ETB’s 2019 Further Education and Training Fairlast_img