Employer benefits

Each year over 150 Medical Technology companies avail of > 25% funding towards their training needs by becoming a member of the Irish Medtech Skillnet.

Employee benefits

Training is essential for career advancement and improved competence in the workplace. The medical technology sector is more competitive than ever before. With the advancement of new technologies and new ways of doing business, the employee is required to possess high levels of knowledge, skills and competencies in a wide range of areas

Job Seeker benefits

Increase your employability and keep your skills up to date for employment opportunities in the life sciences sector by training with Irish Medtech Skillnet

Upcoming courses


Certified Quality Technician - 11/10/2018
Venue: Blended Learning
Time: 00:00 - 00:00


Biological Evaluation of Medical Devices, including Chemical Characterization - 11/10/2018
Venue: Clayton Hotel, Galway
Time: 08:30 - 17:00


Validation Principles and Practices for Medtech - 08/11/2018
Venue: Raheen Woods Hotel, Athenry
Time: 08:00 - 17:00

Irish Medtech Skillnet upskills for the medtech and engineering workforce in Ireland

Funding Initiatives for Growth Achieving success as a business in the midlands

The Midlands Regional Skills Forum, BPCI and Skillnet - Irish Medtech, First Polymer Training, and BioPharmaChem are organising the following Breakfast Briefing event

Funding Initiatives for Growth in the Midlands

Supports for achieving success in your business

Innovation, Training & Networking Opportunities

Join us for this breakfast briefing and discover what supports are available for you to grow your business.

We will have speakers advising on upskilling, apprenticeships and funding supports – how to apply, use and benefit from them.

There will be discussion panels with businesses who have successfully used these platforms describing their journey to success and answering questions about the process.

Session 1 - Empowering your employees through upskilling

Session 2 - Business funds, support and grants in the Midlands

This event is free, registration is required: Register @ Eventbrite – http://bit.ly/Funding4Growth


"This course brings the perfect balance between training & application of continuous improvement principles. The training is excellently structured and presented in a highly professional manner."

Peter Keating
Abbott Diabetes Care, Donegal