Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
Building an Effective Team
Leading Hybrid Teams
Communication & Presentation Skills
Collaboration and Influence
Engaging the Team
Performance Management and Development
Wellbeing and Resilience for Teams
Leading Culturally Sensitive and Inclusive Teams
Communication & Media Skills
Wellbeing and Resilience for Organisations
Communication & Influence Skills
Personal Wellbeing and Resilience
Springboard+ is a government initiative aimed at upskilling workers. It is an excellent resource for those who are employed or unemployed. They offer free and subsidised courses at certificate, degree and masters level many of which can benefit nonprofit workers.
These courses lead to qualifications where there are employment opportunities in the economy. There are countless options across many disciplines. You can download the full course list here. These are some of the programmes on the list relating to leadership, all of them are part-time:
If you are currently working and you apply for a NFQ (National Framework of Qualifications) level 6 course, it will be totally free. Your fees will be funded.
If your course is Level 7, 8 or 9 then you or your employer will need to pay 10% of the course fee. More information on fees and on NFQ can be found on the FAQ page on the website here. They also have a helpline that you can call for free on 1800 303523.
The Leadership Academy website may often signpost people to other resources, websites and training events. The Wheel is not responsible for administering any events, training or resources other than those directly organised by The Wheel. If you are interested in events or resources this website signposts to, please contact those providers directly, at the relevant link, for further information.