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Review - Public Consultation Submissions - *DEADLINE EXTENDED*

25th May 2018

*General Public Consultation - Call for Submissions* - DEADLINE EXTENDED

DES and Indecon Consultants have announced today that they have extended the closing date for receipt of submissions

for the 'Public Consultation' element of The Review to the  1st of June 2018 

(Previous deadline given - as below, was 25th May)


This is an independent review of Career Guidance  - Any queries must be directed to the DES SPEE (Skills Planning and Enterprise Engagement) Unit (as per the DES link above) or to INDECON directly. 

National Forum on Guidance - 21st May 2018


The first meeting of the National Forum on Guidance 2018 was held on Monday 21/05/5018 in The Clock Tower, Department of Education and Skills. The theme was ‘Guidance delivery in context – exploring current and future policy and practice’. Attendees included representatives from AEGAI, NAPD, CDETB, AHEAD, DES, NPCPP, ASTI, DEASP, ACCS, HEA, SOLAS, ETBI, Ballymun Job Centre, Local Employment Support Network, Youthreach, VTOS, TUI, Careers Portal, Classroom Guidance, AONTAS, DCU, AHECS, Kingswood CC, Le Chéile Secondary School, Roscommon Community College, Westport CFE, Ballyfermot CFE, AEGS, Athlone Community Training Centre, DBS, Waterpark College, Cross and Passion College, Galway Technical Institute, KWETB, Liberties College, The Abbey School, Ormonde College and Crosscare.

NCGE News - Spring 2018 - Now Available

The Spring 2018 issue of NCGE News is now available, ar fáil freisin as Gaeilge. 

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November Study Visit to Euroguidance Ireland

NCGE / Euroguidance Ireland host regular study visits with the aim of supporting the sharing of best practice in guidance among guidance practitioners and other relevant professionals.

At the end of November participants from 7 other European countries took part in a study visit hosted by NCGE / Euroguidance Ireland

Fulll details are available HERE

European Vocational Skills Week 2017

Leargas are holding a KA1 Adult Education Funding Application Workshop for projects addressing the professional Development of Adult Education Staff. This will happen in The Euroguidance Room in Avoca House, 189 Parnell St. Dublin  on Friday 1st December from 10.30-14.30. This workshop will prepare potential applicants to apply for funding under the 1st February Deadline 2018.