SECAD Community training Workshops

Dear all


Please find attached and below information on SECAD’s upcoming community training workshops.  These sessions are free to community groups and can be booked by phoning 021 4613432 or emailing


I would be grateful if you could display or distribute this information as widely as possible and we would particularly encourage newly joined volunteers to avail of these training opportunities which take place through the SECAD area in Carrigaline, Youghal, Ballincollig, Macroom and other locations.


Please feel free to contact me on 021 4613432 if you have any queries.


Kind regards



Nuala O’Connell

South & East Cork Area Development Ltd.,

Midleton Community Enterprise Centre,

Owennacurra Business Park,



Co. Cork.


phone: + 353 21 4613432

fax: + 353 21 4613808



Registered in Ireland No.233937





Combatting the Digital Divide – basic IT training for community volunteers

Mon 19th & Tues 20th October 2015 - Morning or afternoon

Carrigaline Parish Centre



Topic 1          Strategic planning for community groups

Topic 2          How to prepare a funding application

Wednesday 21st October 2015 - 7 to 8.30pm

Cumann na Daoine, Catherine St,Youghal



Combatting the Digital Divide – basic IT training for community volunteers

2nd & 9th November 2015 - Morning or afternoon

Ballincollig Family Resource Centre



Topic 1          Holding effective community meetings

Topic 2          Promoting your community group

Wednesday 11th  November 2015 - 7 to 8.30pm

Castle Hotel, Macroom



Topic 1          Is your group structure is suitable for your needs? (Boardmatch)

Topic 2          Insurance considerations for community groups

Tuesday 26th January 2015 - 7 to 8.30pm

Venue to be decided depending on demand



For further information or to book a place on any of the above workshops,

contact SECAD on 021 4613432