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Space Industry Skillnet

Space Industry Skillnet is an enterprise-led training network for Irish companies who are, or who want to be, involved in the delivery of technology and services to the global space market, including the European Space Agency.

The objective of Space Industry Skillnet is to encourage and enable more Irish companies to consider the space industry as a truly commercial opportunity and to provide them with the skills to grow their business and succeed in a fast-changing industry.

Our Promoting Agency

G&L Technology Ltd. was founded in 1997 and is a leading technology innovation management consultancy business operating in the global space sector. The company has been located in Athlone since 2002 and is a founder member of the Irish Space Industry Group (ISIG) as well as being the founder and promoter for the Space Industry Skillnet since 2006.

Featured Courses

IPC-7711/7721 Certified Instructor Training

Next event: 18/02/2019

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This train the trainer program teaches industry approved techniques on through hole and surface mount rework, land conductor and laminate repair. It a..

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IPC-7711/7721 Certified Specialist Training

Next event: 18/02/2019

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The IPC-7711/IPC-7721 "Rework of Electronic Assemblies/Repair and Modification of Printed Boards and Electronic Assemblies" modular programme defines ..

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IPC-J-STD-001 Certified Instructor Training

Next event: 10/06/2019

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The IPC-J-STD-001 “Requirements for soldered electrical and electronic assemblies” has emerged as the pre-eminent authority for Electronic assembl..

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IPC-A-600 Certified Instructor Training

Next event: 01/05/2019

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Nearly everything electronic in the universe depends on the Printed Circuit Board (PCB). For many years, the IPC-A-600 "Acceptability of Printed Board..

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Testimonials

"RTT has through SIS accessed relevant, quality training at a reduced cost with flexibility to fit with our schedule. Through Improved company and employee knowledge, attitude, competency and networking we are already seeing efficiencies, techniques and opportunities which enable us to put ourselves in a position to win more business”

Peter O’Kane

Engineering Manager

"Being an automotive company with a large workforce Space Industry Skillnet has given us the ability to train our employees in-house and customize the training to the company’s ever-growing needs. As a busy electronics company, it is essential to supply our many customers a high-quality product."

John A O’Leary

Operations Training Team Leader

"We engaged the services of SIS to assist us in bringing the necessary skills into the company, specifically relating to IPC standards. Having staff certified is a key differentiator when we are audited by our customers and leads to repeat business. For the staff there is the satisfaction of being certified in a key transferable skill."

Bernard Mulcahy

Manufacturing Manager