Wednesday, 9 July 2014

Questions (464)

Mary Lou McDonald

Question:

464. Deputy Mary Lou McDonald asked the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport if he will provide in tabular form a breakdown of all third level courses, training programmes and courses provided for employees of his Department, and the accompanying cost, for the 2013-14 academic year, from 1 September 2013 to the end of June 2014. [30103/14]

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Written answers (Question to Transport)

The table contains a breakdown of expenditure on training and development in the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport for the academic year 2013/2014.

Course Title

Provider

Cost

3rd Level – Refund of Fees Scheme

-

MSc operations management

DCU

€3,770.00

Doctorate in Governance

Institute of Public Administration (IPA)

€8,000.00

Bachelor of Law

Open University

STG £2,965

Bachelor in Law

UCC

€3,950.00

BA(Hons) in Public Management

IPA

€2,820.00

Diploma in Arts Training & Education

NUI Galway

€2,900.00

Professional Diploma in Official Statistics for Policy Evaluation

IPA

€1,450.00

MSc in Shipping Operations

Southampton Solent University

            STG £6,500

Diploma in civil service and state agency studies

IPA

€990.00

MBA

UCD Smurfit Graduate Business School

€14,750.00

Professional Certificate in governance

IPA

€1,900.00

MA in Economic Policy

TCD

€9,585.00

Master of Arts - Public Management

IPA

€5,000.00

Training Programme and other Courses

-

-

Major Projects Leadership Academy

Major Projects Authority

€36,288.86

Irish Language Training

Gaelchultur

€650.00

Effective Writing

Irish Times Training

€795.00

Port Facility Security Officer Training

Crime Management Ltd

€750.00

Excel Advanced

SureSkills

€490.00

Leadership Challenge Programme

IPA

€15,900.00

Employment Law

Legal Island

€1,425.00

Interview Training

Tiger Consulting

€8.095.00

French Course

Alliance Francaise

€180.00

Leadership Training

Olive Fives

€1,717.00

Procurement Course 

BMF Business Services

€276.75

ACCA Update

Institute of Chartered Accountants

€290.00

Accounting for Performance in the Public Sector

IPA

€250.00

Risk Management

IPA

€1,215.00

Business Report Writing

Irish Times Training

€1,590.00

Corporate Leadership Programme

Board Match Ireland

€2,100.00

Business Process Improvement

IPA

€700.00

Recruitment Interview Training

Carr Communications

€700.00

Marine Survey Training

Falmouth Marine School/Cornwall College

€9,704.00

VAT Course

IPASS

€1,200.00

Time Management

Carr Communications

€925.00

Team Working Skills

Irish Time Training

€795.00

Ingres Training

Actian Ltd

€3,000.00

Fire Fighting Course

BIM

€950.00