Training for Success

Has Epilepsy left you feeling adrift?

Get back on board with this one year training course can provide:

  • Practical Skills
  • Self Confidence
  • progression
  • Qualifications

Click here for the Training For Success web site

Winner of the AONTAS Star Award 2013

Training For Success student demographics

Training For Success, Epilepsy Ireland's Pre-employment Training Programme for people with epilepsy run in partnership with the Institute of Technology, Sligo. The course is funded by SOLAS and is the only one of its kind in Europe.

Training For Success was first established in 1998 as part of a HORIZON project. The aim was to address the needs of young adults with epilepsy in accessing meaningful employment.

Training For Success is is supported by the Irish Exchequer and is financed under the National Development Plan 2007-2013. Students receive a SOLAS Training Allowance equivalent to their social welfare payment plus a Training Bonus.

For full details of allowances please contact the Training For Success office in Sligo at (071) 9155303

Email Programme Manager: Honor Broderick -
Email Programme Facilitator: Maire Tansey -

DOC icon TFS Application Form (TFS_application_2014-2015.doc | 1.42 MB)
PDF icon Training For Success student demographics (TFS_Demographics.pdf | 169 kB)
PDF icon TFS Flier (Leaflet_2013.pdf | 1.30 MB)

Subscribe to the

Newsletter Sign-Up

And get the latest Epilepsy Ireland news to your inbox.

web design by ionic