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Springboard+ Programmes

We are delighted to announce that we have recieved Springboard+ funding for the following programmes 

Click on the programme links below for more information and to Apply

Faculty Level Title
Science & Engineering 6 Workplace Transversal Skills (Certificate)
Science & Engineering 7 Digital Fabrication: Design and Manufacture (Certificate) 
Science & Engineering 8 Computing for Secure Mobile Applications(Certificate) January start
Science & Engineering 9 Airworthiness (Professional Diploma) (Blended Learning) January start
Science & Engineering 9 Embedded Systems Engineering (Professional Diploma) (Blended Learning) January start
Science & Engineering 9 Health and Safety (Professional Diploma) (Blended Learning) January start
Science & Engineering 9 Lean Systems (Professional Diploma) (Blended Learning)
Science & Engineering 9 Supply Chain Management (Professional Diploma) (Online) January start
Science & Engineering 9 Regulatory Affairs in (Bio)Pharmaceuticals (Professional Diploma)(Blended Learning) January start
Kemmy Business School  6 Supervisory & HR Practice (Higher Certificate)
Kemmy Business School  7 Human Resource Management (Diploma)
Kemmy Business School  7 Public Procurement & Supply Chain Excellence (Certificate)
Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences 9 Equality and Diversity (Graduate Certificate)
Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences 9 International Trade Law (Professional Diploma)
KBS/ Science & Engineering  7 Supply Chain Management Production & Inventory Control (Certificate)

Watch this video of our recent Springboard+ Launch event on 16th June for more informaion

Who is it for?The Springboard+ upskilling initiative in higher education offers free and subsidised courses at certificate, degree and masters level leading to qualifications in areas where there are employment opportunities in the economy.

Springboard programmes are open to all employed, unemployed and returner applicants. Full details on eligibility for the Springboard+ scheme can be found here: https://springboardcourses.ie/eligibility

What are the fees?

Level 6 programmes are FREE to all successful applicants.

Level 7, 8 and 9 programmes are 90% funded for those in employment and 100% funded for those on a qualifying social welfare payment or those returning to the workforce.

Why you  should undertake a Springboard+ programme?

  • Upskill for career progression 
  • Gain a recognised, professional qualification
  • Programmes developed in collaboration with industry
  • Flexible delivery 

Find out more about our courses at  HEA - Springboard+ (springboardcourses.ie)

For queries please contact springboard@ul.ie 

The Springboard+ upskilling initiative in higher education offers free and subsidised courses at certificate, degree and masters level leading to qualifications in areas where there are employment opportunities in the economy.

Springboard+ is co-funded by the Government of Ireland and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF programme for employability, inclusion and learning 2014-2020.

To find out more information on the Springboard+ initiative please click here