As part of a 1m investment in the Dublin Impact Challenge, Google invited non-profits, social enterprises and educators to submit bold ideas to grow social and economic opportunities in their communities. I-FITs was amongst the final 15 projects amongst 250 applicants in this year’s Google Impact Challenge and secured grant […]
Fastrack to Information Technology CEO named person of the year for contribution to learning at Tech Excellence awards Peter Davitt has been responsible for taking thousands off the live register through training programmes in Emerging Technology Trilogy Technologies takes Company of the Year and Professional Development Awards 24 May 2019 […]
FIT & Workday, a global leader in solutions software, ran a hugely successful workshop as part of Workforce Week 2019 in their Dublin HQ on May 13th. Workforce Week is an annual workforce development program that equips individual who face barriers to employment with the soft skills and technical training […]
Fastrack to Information Technology (FIT) has announced a new partnership with Salesforce.org, the philanthropic arm of Salesforce, to support the launch of Pre-Tech Apprenticeship programmes in 2019. The innovative pre-tech programmes will create a pathway into formal technology apprenticeships for up to 120 participants this year. FIT is a not-for-profit […]
FIT teamed up with IBM Dublin to create the perfect Tech Taster day for females nationwide. Hosted at IBM’s state-of-the-art Mulhuddart Campus, the aim of the day was to introduce participants to the world of tech, meet females in tech roles and understand exactly what a tech career looks like […]
Created by Silicon Republic, Inspirefest is a two-day festival exploring the future of science, technology and creativity. With a mission to build an inclusive smart economy, FIT was delighted to share how Tech Apprenticeships are inspiring a new pool of tech talent to kick-start their career. Attended by more than […]
FIT took home the award for Best Not-for-Profit Collaboration at the 2019 Irish Institute of Training and Development Awards (IITD) last night at the Killashee Hotel in Naas. The purpose of the awards is to promote excellence, best practice and innovation in Training and Learning & Development, and to highlight […]
Niamh Vianney Muldoon leads the DocuSign Global Business Security Enablement Team. These are her top tips on how to carve out a successful career in Cybersecurity.
Tech Skills Research and Development Officer Aoife Sheehy recently participated in the Global Apprenticeship Network Conference at JP Morgan in Canary Wharf London to engage with global influencers discussing the value of apprenticeships as strategic investments as a means to overcoming the skills gap.