Work based learning for Future Employment - Ireland


Ballyhoura area - Ireland


Ballyhoura Development, hosted the Learning Teaching Training Activity, Work Based Learning for Future Employment – Ireland, based in Coote Hall, Kilmallock and surrounding rural communities. Twenty seven participants, from across the partner territories of Asociația GAL Napoca Porolissum (Romania)Ballyhoura Development CLG (Ireland)GEInnova (Spain)Synthesis (Cyprus)Exeo Lab (Italy) and Innovation Hive (Greece), engaged in the initiative.

Practical activities

  • Development of sustainability documents to include sustainability reports.
  • Carry out green activities with local communities.
  • Work with and for disadvantaged people.
  • Produce digital communications e.g. share work on social networks.
  • Highlight and make community problems visible.

Activities performed

  •  Energy and Sustainability Audit of community building using Home Energy Saver Kits.
    •    Practical activity at Slí Eile to prepare for Christmas market.
    •    Rural transport & community facilities audit.
    •    Cultural and social event at Deebert House Hotel with A Taste of Ballyhoura menu.

Skills developed

  • Sustainability & Green
  • Teamwork & leadership
  • Digital & traditional communication
  • Networking & relationship building
  • Promotion & animation
  • Time management
  • Project management
  • Presentation

Photos from the event:


Meeting agenda


6 November 2023

7 November 2023

8 November 2023

9 November 2023

10 November 2023