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Apprenticeship & college open days including mature students coming up in November 2017

Mature students are invited to a series of  information events over the comings weeks. These events are a great opportunity to get informed in advance of the CAO closing date 1st February 2018. Get a feel for courses, see the campus and meet staff and students. CIT Mature Student Open Evening Open Day for prospective full-time undergraduate […]
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SECAD Partnership celebrates Community Award win at Cork Business Awards 2017

  SECAD Partnership were delighted to scoop a ‘Cork Community Project of the Year’ Award at the Cork Business Awards 2017 which took place on Saturday last at The Convention Centre of the Clayton Hotel Silver Springs. In its eleventh year, the Business Cork awards nominated organisations across a number of sectors doing business in Cork city and county.  […]

Free training for community volunteers

Free training is taking place to support voluntary groups. How to establish a new Community Group Vienna Woods Hotel, Glanmire – Thurs 9th November 7.30-9.30pm   How to prepare applications for public & private funding for Community Groups Cobh Great Island Community Centre – Wed 15th November 7.30-9.30pm   Identifying needs in your Community & […]
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Start Your Own Business short training courses start this autumn  

SECAD Partnership CLG  is providing short training courses suitable for people considering starting their own business.  This course is especially designed to help participants decide if they are well suited for self-employment and if so, how to go about setting up a small business. It will cover start-up options, communication skills, marketing and how to assess […]

Art competition showcases diversity and food from around the world

As part of the Macroom food festival ‘Local Food, International Flavour’ on 24th  SECAD Partnership announced the winners of a Primary School poster competition in which ten local schools from Macroom and surrounding areas participated.  The poster entries with the theme ‘Food from around the World’ were on display at an exhibition at the Castle […]

Launch of ‘Food Fusion’ integration project to celebrate cultural diversity through food

Thanks to all who came to the launch of Food Fusion at FEAST Food Festival on Saturday, 9th September in Midleton. ‘Food Fusion’ is an integration project to celebrate cultural diversity through food.  The project is supported by the Communities Integration Fund and the Social Inclusion and Community Activation Programme. Join the next phase of […]

SECAD Partnership showcases resilient Cork communities as pillars of sustainable development

SECAD Partnership welcomes the Euracademy Association to South and East Cork (7 September 2017) This week SECAD Partnership is hosting the Euracademy 16th Summer Academy entitled “Resilient communities: pillars of sustainable rural development’’ in Midelton, Co. Cork. Euracademy Association is a multi-national, inter-disciplinary team of university teachers, researchers and consultants of rural development with a […]

SECAD Food Fusion programme to launch at FEAST Festival on 9th September

We’re delighed to take part in the FEAST Midleton Food Festival this Saturday 9th September in Midleton. We’ll be launching ‘Food Fusion’, a programme which aims to help cultural understanding through a shared love of food. Join a free cookery demonstration with Shermin Thompson at the Midleton Food Festival Marquee (outside the Courthouse) from 11.00-12.00pm. […]
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SECAD introduces Wild Work to Cork’s business community

(27 July 2017) At a breakfast meeting held this morning SECAD were delighted introduce a new initiative  – Wild Work. Wild Work aims to bring people together to facilitate positive action to benefit nature and it is committed to helping people, help nature, help people. At the meeting, likeminded companies and organisations from across the Cork region […]

SECAD supports Cork Young Filmmakers’ Summer Film Week

On Friday last, SECAD was delighted to visit the wrap up session of Midelton’s Cork Young Filmmakers’ Summer Film Week held from 3-7 July. Part funded through SECAD’s support, the week-long filmmaking workshop for youth groups and schools was facilitated by Cork Film Centre. Twenty one young aspiring filmmakers engaged in an intensive film making programme […]
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