Engineers Ireland - Cork Region

Promoting the art and science of engineering and representing the interests of the engineering profession.

Engineers Ireland is the operating name of
The Institution of Engineers of Ireland - Cumman na nInnealtóirí

To find out more about the Cork Region and our activities - visit the Committee and Diary pages.

Recent News:


Visit the News page for an update on recent events and information

Latest News update.....

18-04-2016.... Our 2016-2017 Cork Region Committee was officially elected at our AGM on the 12th April 2016. The new committee is already planning a comprehensive calendar of events for the next 12 months. We would welcome your views and suggestions. Please contact the committee members by email or phone - contact details are on our Committee page.


18-04-2016.... The Local Enterprise Office of Cork City Council organises a wide variety of training courses for owners/managers of small businesses across all business areas in the Cork area. Details of upcoming courses can be found on this WEBSITE. All welcome.


12-02-2016.... Our Annual Dinner was held at the Maryborough House Hotel today. Thank you to all who supported the event. Some images are available to view on our News page.


14-07-2014.... In June 2014 the Cork Region committee undertook an online survey of members views in relation to the 2014-2015 calendar. The results of this survey have now been analysed and a report produced. This can be viewed HERE. The committee would like to thank all members who contributed to this survey and the views expressed will be taken on board in forming the programme of events for this and subsequent years.


Upcoming Events:


Events are open to both Members and Non-Members of Engineers Ireland



 01/06/2017 Summer Table Quiz

Time: 8pm

LOCATION: An Spailpín Fánac, (opposite Beamish & Crawford Brewery) 29 South Main Street, Cork

Event organised by YES Cork Region Committee.

###ALL WELCOME###

CONTACT: YES@engineersirelandcork.ie

CONTRIBUTION: €10 per person (maximum 4 per table)

BOOKING: To pre-book your table, please email the address as outlined above or alternatively, please call John on 087-9663551.

ABOUT: All proceeds from this event will be donated to Cork Penny Dinners. Cork Penny Dinners currently serves over 1000 meals per week and is a walk-in service for everyone and anyone in need of a hot meal. Cork Penny Dinners provides a warm welcome to anyone hungry, lonely or just looking for a place to sit down for a while. For more information on Cork Penny Dinners, please visit www.corkpennydinners.ie.

All Support welcome on the night.

Location: An Spailpín Fánac
Click here for more information


 14/09/2017 Negotiation & Influencing Skills

Overview:

We all have to Negotiate on a daily basis in both our professional & personal lives, as the things we want to acquire, or achieve are commonly owned, controlled, or influenced by someone else. We need to reach mutually beneficial agreements with these individuals in order to achieve our goals. This is the purpose of Negotiation, applied either inside or outside the workplace. Negotiation is a skill, and as such it can be learned & developed.

Course aim:
This one day programme will help you understand the principles & best practices of the negotiation process, how to use a structured approach, and effectively communicate your position.


FEE APPLIES


For more details please copy and paste the following link into your web browser:

http://www.engineersireland.ie/cpd-training/cpd-training/training-calendar/2017/september/cork-negotiation-influencing-skills.aspx

Location: Clayton Hotel Silver Springs, Tivoli, Cork


 12/10/2017 Managing People Programme (4 Days)
Dates:
Thursday 12th & Friday 13th, and Thursday 19th & Friday 20th October 2017

Course Overview:

The primary objective of Ibec's Managing People Programme is to enable front-line managers to make a more effective contribution to the organisation by developing core skills central to managing people at work.

Learning Outcomes:

On completion of this programme, participants will be able to:

* Understand and appreciate the full extent and importance of your role in managing people

* Improve your interpersonal skills to enable you to deal more effectively with people at all levels within the organisation and act with greater confidence

* Acquire the key tools for managing people through a practical approach to skills development in such areas as motivation, managing problem behaviours, counselling, assertiveness and negotiations.

* Develop an appreciation of grievance and disciplinary procedures and improve your effectiveness in handling issues in these areas.

* Gain an overview of the key areas of employment legislation and become more confident when dealing with queries in relation to these.



FEE APPLIES


For more details please copy and paste the following link into your web browser:

http://www.engineersireland.ie/cpd-training/cpd-training/training-calendar/2017/october/cork-managing-people-programme-(4-days).aspx


Location: Ibec, Knockrea House, Douglas Road, Cork,


 

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