Welcome to Future Skills Ireland

About Us

Future Skills Ireland is a training centre for the construction trade industry that offers integrated education and training programs for the upskilling of the professional craftsperson. We provide short professional courses to local industry in areas such as: electrical, plumbing and heating.

Future Skills Ireland also provide craft training options for local schools transition year students and courses in basic skills for construction for adults changing career or returning to work. We offer a friendly and encouraging training environment, supported by a committed training and administrative CPD.

Our Aims

The aim of Future Skills Ireland Training Centre is to educate and train qualified craft professionals so that they attain high standards reflecting best practice nationally and internationally. We are committed to providing high quality training and learning that is accessible to learners in a manner that meets their needs.

We are a City & Guilds accredited assessment centre for the testing & verification of electrical installations.

Our Test Centre Number is 800686.

Equality Statement

Future Skills Ireland is an equal opportunities employer and we are committed to the promotion of equality across all aspects of the services we provide. Future Skills Ireland will ensure that all our programmes are delivered in a manner that accommodates diversity, prevents discrimination and promotes equality of opportunity. We will ensure that a structured approach is taken in the context of equality issues through the development of an equality action plan.


CPD is relevant to all professionals in the Building Trade Industry. It is about making progress in the profession, increasing skills, knowledge and understanding of the current regulations and standards in the Mechanical and Electrical industry.

Future Skills Ireland welcomes the opportunity to work in partnership with employers to design and develop bespoke training packages to enhance the skills of qualified crafts people by promoting the green aspects of the plumbing and electrical trade and to expand their skill base by providing quality CPD training courses either at our training centre or on site.

Our Courses

Electrical Industry

3 Day Course

This is for qualified electricians already experienced in verification and certification who have served a recognised electrical apprenticeship or equivalent.

5 Day Course

This is for qualified electricians with little experience of testing and certifying who wish to become familiar with equipment, initial and periodic testing and verification documentation.

We also run evening courses as follows:

  • 2 evenings per week over 2 weeks
  • 3 evenings per week over 2 weeks
  • 5 evenings per week over 2 weeks
Contact us by phone or email for further details.

Gas Industry

5 Day Course

This training is designed to prepare Registered Gas Installers for re-assessment. It will update the installer with any changes in standards and help maintain good working practice.

2 Day Course

Under new CER requirements all Gas registered operatives are required to update their qualifications on a 5 year cycle. The aim of this assessment is to maintain a valid certificate of competence.

15 Day Course

This is aimed at Learners who wish to pursue a career in the domestic gas installations/service industry. On successful completion the Learner can apply for registration with the Register of Gas Installer of Ireland (RGII).

2 Days

This course is aimed at those involved in the handling of F Gases through installation, commissioning and maintenance of f gas systems and who need to ensure compliance with to their legal responsibilities regarding Safe Refrigerant Handling.

Welding Industry


We offer a range of courses starting with introductory training for people with no prior welding experience to those who need to update and increase their skill set.

More on our Courses

Contact Us


Unit 10, Long Mile Business Park,
Long Mile Road,
Dublin 12

Eircode: D12 N284 GPS: 53.323901, -6.345273
Tel: 01 532 4058 or 089 247 7030

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