Pulse College launches FREE Course in Gaming & Interactive Technologies for long term unemployed
Pulse College, the education faculty of world renowned Windmill Lane Studios, specialising in education programmes in Music, Audio, Filming, Gaming and Animation announced a FREE 33 Week Course in Self Employment for Gaming & Interactive Technologies.
Supported by Solas, this course is offered through Momentum Skills who fund free education projects to allow 6,500 jobseekers (who are unemployed for 12 months or more) to gain skills and to access work opportunities in identified growing sectors.
Pulse College aim to educate and incubate new gaming and technology entrepreneurs through a 3 stage approach:
– Elevation: educating participants with the required skills in Gaming & Interactive Technologies
– Acceleration: coaching and mentoring participants on their new profound skills in commercialising their ideas
– Incubation: providing support and resources for new entrepreneurial start-ups
Speaking about the course, Head of Gaming & Animation at Pulse College David Williams stated ‘on completion of the course students will have developed their own business, bringing it from an idea into a real venture, with a large pool of talent readily available from other students in the college, people within the incubation and from those within the community that is present here at Pulse College, participants will be supported from an all round approach.’
Pulse College has been educating students for more than 20 years in audio, film and gaming. ‘If you want to become part of one of the most inspiring and exciting industries in Ireland, now is your opportunity’. – Naomi Moore, CEO of Gaming at Pulse College.
For more see: http://www.pulsecollege.eu/contact/
Contact Sarah Walsh – Momentum Project Manager. E: Sarah.Walsh@pulsecollege.eu