Kinia Training Opportunities

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The Kinia Tech Tour

Kinia are headed on a journey across the country, to deliver Creative Technology Training to adult learners and community volunteers. The Kinia Tech Tour will feature a blend of in person and online training events, introducing you to Mobile Filmmaking, Podcasting, Coding, STEAM, Circuitry, 3D Printing and Robotics.

All programmes will be offered through the English and/or Irish and are sponsored “Train the Trainer” sessions, which means free of charge, provided participants are over 18 years of age and working with young people in a voluntary/paid capacity.

In-person training will take place in a 1 day session at a regional venue. Online training will be over 2 sessions through an online conference call (online participants must attend both sessions).

There are 4 introductory training topics on offer Computer Science, STEAM, Mobile Filmmaking and Podcasting. See below for dates and details on how to register.

Training Type: Introduction to Computer Science

Galway/Roscommon Mon 20th June - 9.30am - 4.30pm Venue TBC
Cavan/Monaghan Mon 11th July - 9.30am - 4.30pm Venue TBC
Limerick/Clare Mon 18th July - 9.30am - 4.30pm Venue TBC
Online Tue 26th July and 2nd date TBC - 10am to 12pm

Training Type: Introduction to STEAM - Circuits and Maker activities

Galway/Roscommon Tue 21st June - 9.30am - 4.30pm Venue TBC
Online Tue 28th June and Tue 5th July - 10am to 12pm
Cavan/Monaghan Tue 12th July - 9.30am - 4.30pm Venue TBC
Limerick/Clare Tue 19th July - 9.30am - 4.30pm Venue TBC

Training Type: Introduction to Podcasting

Galway/Roscommon Wed 22nd June - 9.30am - 4.30pm Venue TBC
Cavan/Monaghan Wed 13th July - 9.30am - 4.30pm Venue TBC
Limerick/Clare Wed 20th July - 9.30am - 4.30pm Venue TBC
Online Wed 27th July and Wed 3rd Aug - 10am - 12pm

Training Type: Introduction to Mobile Filmmaking

Galway/Roscommon Thu 23rd June - 9.30am - 4.30pm Venue TBC
Online Thu 30th Jun and Thu 7th July - 10am to 12pm
Cavan/Monaghan Thu 14th July - 9.30am - 4.30pm Venue TBC
Limerick/Clare Thu 21st July - 9.30am - 4.30pm Venue TBC

To register for a training:

Click this link https://kinia.ie/events/ and scroll down to find your preferred training topic.

Choose your venue and date
Add +1 ticket for the 'Funded Training Opportunity'
Complete the form adding details contact and organisation
We will be in touch ahead of the course with the necessary details and the links if it's online training

If you have any queries or difficulties with booking you can contact paulamond@kinia.ie or by phone on 086 1535787. Places will be allocated on a 'first come first served basis'. If places are filled we will arrange training for applicants for a later date.

More opportunities for in-person and online training are planned and we will be in touch soon.

About Kinia

Kinia brings together everyone who believes in the power of learning.
We are a capacity-building organisation that empowers communities to be creative with technology in order to broaden skills, aspirations and opportunities for young people. We resource learning environments with the digital equipment, professional development and interventions they need to create the best learning experience possible.
All of our programmes are delivered through English and the Irish language. We want all young people to confidently create their future.
Connect with us on social media
@KiniaCommunity

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
9th Jun, 2022
Region
Online & Various Locations
Expiry Date
9th Aug, 2022