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"It changed my life"

Students describe what National Learning Network means to them in this short, fun video. You can view it here

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Horsemanship in Sligo

A new programme designed to help people with limited or no equitation skills and or experience of horse riding or working with horses, to train in the equine industry, has been launched in Sligo. Read more.

Horsemanship Programme

Providing expert and specialist support

National Learning Network offers a personalised support system, transforming the lives of over 5,000 students annually.

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Supporting and empowering you

With no formal academic entry requirements or fees, students can start at any time and study at a pace that suits them.

Female Culinary Skills student at NLN's Roslyn Park College

Ireland's leading specialist training provider


National Learning Network is Ireland's largest non-Government training organisation and largest provider of FETAC certification.

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Simply the Best

Olympic Boxer Adam Nolan presents NLN students in Bray with their certificates (read more)

Adam Nolan presents Bray certs

We've the course for you

National Learning Network's wide range of courses include everything from horticulture and catering, to computer skills and career development 

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National Learning Network provides a range of flexible training courses and support services for people who need specialist support (job seekers, unemployed, people with an illness or disability) in 50 centres around the country. The SOLAS courses and HSE programmes, all of which include work experience, offer nationally recognised qualifications including FETAC, ECDL, and City and Guilds ensuring that students are ready to get a job or go on to further education.

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