Trainer sought for the Crafts Council of Ireland's (CCoI's)
Goldsmithing and Jewellery Design and Production Course
The Crafts Council of Ireland's Design and Production Courses in
Ceramics and Goldsmithing/Jewellery, established in 1990 and 1993
respectively to address the Irish craft industry's need for high
quality technical training, have over the years evolved to become
internationally significant. Both are now two-year 88-week intensive
courses concentrating on design and production skills, and as a
result graduate industry entry and retention levels are consistently
CCoI invites tenders for the service contract of Trainer to its
Goldsmithing and Jewellery Design and Production Course.
This is a two-year fixed term contract from September 2007 to July
2009, providing an exciting opportunity to build on existing
standards and shape the future direction of the course.
Using CCoI's course outline, the Contractor will further develop and
supply a dynamic training programme and training for a cohort of
trainees in the skills required for the commercial production of
high quality designed and manufactured jewellery, as per CCoI's
training mission: to enable its graduates to pursue successful
careers in the field of Goldsmithing, thus raising the standard of
design and craftsmanship in Ireland.
Deadline for receipt of tenders is Wednesday 8th August. Go to
www.ccoi.ie for further details or contact Sharon Rollston, CCoI
Education Programme Manager, Tel: 056 776 1804