Employer benefits

Each year over 150 Medical Technology companies avail of > 25% funding towards their training needs by becoming a member of the Irish Medtech Skillnet.

Employee benefits

Training is essential for career advancement and improved competence in the workplace. The medical technology sector is more competitive than ever before. With the advancement of new technologies and new ways of doing business, the employee is required to possess high levels of knowledge, skills and competencies in a wide range of areas

Job Seeker benefits

Increase your employability and keep your skills up to date for employment opportunities in the life sciences sector by training with Irish Medtech Skillnet

Upcoming courses


Certified Quality Technician - ASQ - 19/03/2020
Venue: Shannon Airport House, Shannon.
Time: 09:00 - 17:00


Fundamentals in Regulatory Affairs for Medtech Industry - 02/04/2020
Venue: Raheen Woods Hotel
Time: 09:00 - 17:00


Validation Principles and Practices for Medtech Industry - 23/04/2020
Venue: Sheraton Athlone Hotel
Time: 09:00 - 17:00

Irish Medtech Skillnet upskills for the medtech and engineering workforce in Ireland

Additive Manufacturing for Medtech In Ireland

Additive Manufacturing for your medical technology business in Ireland

Should our business be doing it and how can we start?

Designed to provide decision makers in the medical device sector with theoretical and practical information about Additive manufacturing (also known as 3D printing), what it is, what technologies are available and how it can it be integrated into new and/or existing manufacturing processes. The programme includes practical workshops in the purpose-built state of the art Additive Manufacturing centre at the National science park in Mullingar 

The aim of the course is to introduce participants to the Fundamentals of Additive Manufacturing with specific focus on Medical Devices. It will provide them with an overview of the Technologies for both Polymer and Metal manufacturing and provide theoretical information and practical demonstrations on Manufacturing Scale Additive Manufacturing technology. The training will also focus on the practicality, advantages and implications of implementing Additive Technology in a Manufacturing Environment providing an overview of relevant case studies.