Our Training Programme

Each year participants gain certified training awards in subjects as diverse as Forklift driving, QQ1 accredited Computer Applications and Maths, First Aid and Sage Payroll.

Liberty Recycling aims to progress people drug free into mainstream opportunities.

Training takes the form of practical on-the-job instruction,  and formal accredited training.

In-house QQ1 courses, delivered by the (ETB) Education Training Board tutors, have included:

QQ1 Level 3

  • Computer Literacy
  • Maths
  • Managing Personal Finances
  • Personal Effectiveness
  • Self-Advocacy
  • Mathematics
  • Preparation for Work
  • Nutrition Healthy Options

QQ1 Level 4

  • Computer Applications
  • Career Preparation
  • Communications
  • Maths

External Training

As part of the Department of Social Protection training for Community Employment, Trainees receive external training in courses designed to improve their progression options into employment and further training or education. Popular courses include:

  • Forklift Training
  • Driving theory test
  • Safe Pass
  • Manual Handling
  • Sage Payroll
  • First Aid

Participants can obtain a QQ1 Major Award at Level 3, the equivalent of a Junior Certificate, while with the project. The Training Officer offers one-to-one support to trainees around career guidance and planning for employment, education and training.