Green Skills, Green Jobs, Green Economy

Linking Green Skills to Green Jobs and Ireland’s growing Green Economy

A talented and skilled workforce and workplace will play a pivotal role in leading Ireland’s GREEN transition.
Taste 4 Success Skillnet’s ‘Strategy GREEN’ promotes and delivers up-skilling programmes to enable those who are seeking work, those who are impacted by the economic situation, to gain the knowledge, skills and competencies to enhance employability, and to help companies and the workforce get ahead of the curve.

G = aGri 
R = Renewables
E = Energy
E = Environment
N = Nature

40 ways to Green (i.e. 4 different programmes with different topics/modules based on 40 x 1.5hour sessions = equivalent to 5 days training: 15 hours online sessions + 15 hours project work/research)

  • Finding a Green Path [identifying and developing green skills] – 10 x 1.5 hour sessions (15 hours) + project
  • Climate, Energy, Sustainability [identifying sustainable practices, environment, water, energy] = 10 x 1.5 hour sessions (15 hours) + –  project
  • What does Green look like? [how to identify and implement a green workplace project] – 10 x 1.5 hour sessions (15 hours) + project
  • The GREEN line [developing a sustained GREEN communications strategy for business] – 10 x 1.5 hour sessions (15 hours) + project

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“We are now supporting 9 jobs directly, with additional capital spend locally for ingredients, transport, packaging and

advertising. We support our local community which is so important to rural development. We will continue to be strong supporters of Taste4Success Skillnet, now and in the future”
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Gordon Lucey

Director – 9 White Deer Brewery

“It is through the work of the Taste4Success Skillnet, that we have been able to collaborate and maximize the

combined value of expertise across the sectors, to ensure we support our members, both large and small, indigenous and multinational, to train ourselves, our employees and continue to be drivers in creating employment and business for Ireland Inc.”
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Michael Slevin

HR Director - Rosderra Irish Meats

“Working with Taste 4 Success has enabled us to increase the amount of training and

education we are providing for our retailers and their staff. It has also helped us to reduce the cost – this is crucial as cost in many cases has been a probiting factor in retailers availing of the learning opportunities we are providing for them”
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Anne Rigney

Head of Retailer Learning & Development - Musgrave Retail Partners Ireland Ltd, SuperValu & Centra