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


Lead Auditor IRCA Certified - 28/01/2019
Venue: Raheen Woods Hotel
Time: 08:00 - 17:00


Certified Quality Technician - 04/04/2019
Venue: Classroom days in Shannon, Co.Clare / Waterford Tower Hotel, Waterford -
Time: 09:00 - 17:00


Biological Evaluation of Medical Devices, including Chemical Characterization - 09/05/2019
Venue: Raheen Woods Hotel
Time: 09:00 - 17:00

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

Driving Operational Excellence through Lean Leadership (Level 9 on NFQ)

The aim of the programme is to introduce delegates to the importance of Lean Leadership and Lean operational transformation skills. This programme has been uniquely developed by the Irish Medtech Association Operational Excellence Taskforce, and will incorporate a 3 day immersed practical hands-on approach to learning. The course is relevant to senior management/executive level personnel within Medical Device industry across a broad range of disciplines: Operations, Supply chain, Finance & Quality.


"This course equips students with both the formal principles and real-world savvy needed to develop and execute a Sales & Marketing strategy which is internationally competitive."

Niall Rooney
Proxy Biomedical Ltd