Company Benefits

We work with companies in the digital technology sector to deliver programmes for your staff which meet company needs.

Grant-aid for Training

The Network is grant-aided from the National Training Fund so that companies can avail of subsided fees for training and education courses.


We develop and fund programmes to prepare job seekers for your company recruitment needs.

Upcoming Events

We host free seminars and networking events for management and staff on topics of relevance to the sector.

Upcoming Courses and Events

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Scripting a Robot framework utilizing Python
Start Date 14th July     Location Dublin
JavaScript and Web Apps
Start Date 28th July     Location Dublin
Linux Fundamentals Plus
Start Date 28th July     Location Cork
ISTQB Foundation in Software Testing
Start Date 30th July     Location Dublin
Certified Scrum Product Owner
Start Date 12th August     Location Dublin
BizTalk Server 2010
Start Date 18th August     Location Cork


New Scala Programme brings Product Management strategy to CEO's

This week sees a first for Ireland, with the launch of a suite of new Product Management  programmes – Scala CEO and Scala Executive.

Scala CEO combines individual advice, mentoring, and in-company workshops as well as select group peer-learning to provide specific individual guidance for software CEOs who are interested in driving the adoption of revenue-driving product management best practise into their companies.

Scala Executive provides one day programmes in product-management practitioner topics like Product Pricing, Product Roadmapping, and Customer Requirements. 

For more information and course brochures see our Scala section.
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Latest News

ISA TechBrew: Growing an Early Stage Company - Execution is Everything

Execution Ability is cited as the ultimate key ingredient for success. With Execution ability a bad idea can be fixed, a bad plan can be
7.00pm to 9.00pm Thursday 19th June 2014
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Free MasterClass with Michael Bolton

For testers, developers and managers this free half day masterclass with Michael Bolton will explain how to get what you want from testing.
8.30am to 12.00pm Friday 27th June 2014
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What we do

Grant support for training for software and technology staff
Technical, commercial and executive programmes

Free membership open to all private or commercial semi-state companies based in the Republic of Ireland

Flexible training solutions delivered by leading sector providers
100% funded training and workplacement for job-seekers matched to company roles
Technology seminars from top national and international experts

The ISA Software Skillnet is funded by member companies and the Training Networks Programme,

an initiative of Skillnets Ltd. funded from the National Training Fund through the Department of Education and Skills