Engage '19 - An Information Event for Adult Learners, Connacht Hotel, Galway


Saturday, January 26, 2019 - 11:00 to 14:00

GMIT is delighted to be taking part in Engage ‘19, an information event which will focus on you – the adult learner.

The event is taking place in the Connacht Hotel, Dublin Road, Galway on Saturday 26th January, 2019 from 11am to 2pm and all are welcome.

  • Unsure of what study options to undertake?
  • Currently unemployed or underemployed and seeking new opportunities?
  • Interested in upskilling and changing careers?
  • Need some career advice?

If you have answered yes to any of these questions, then Engage ‘19 may be what you need.

By reviewing what you currently have by way of skills & interests, along with exploring learning pathways (study or work based), we can advise you of options that will help you achieve your goals.

Representatives from the following employment areas will attend Engage ‘19 to provide advice on career options in these sectors:

  • Medical Devices
  • Construction
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Business and Sales
  • Creative Arts
  • Information Technology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Apprenticeships
  • Healthcare
  • Social Impact field

Representatives from the Regional Skills Forum West, GMIT, GTI, Galway and Roscommon Education and Training Board (GRETB) and NUI Galway will be available to discuss further education and support options for those who wish to return to further education and training.

Adult learners can also pre-book a 15 minute, one-to-one consultation with a Career Counsellor to review their personal work and education history and explore future study & career options.


Registration and further information:

To register for this event, and find out more, see the Engage Galway website.

If you have any further enquires please call 091 742328, or email

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