Dr Oran Doherty, Regional Skills Fora, RPL Supporting Industry, Validating Work Practice.

Oran speaks to successful work based learning partnerships, situating RPL as a core component in this relationship. Giving insights not only on the needs of the person juggling new learning, meeting the same high standards in employment and family responsibilities, Oran identifies key challenges in working with increasingly competitive and ambitious employers. Trust, partnership, communications and acknowledgement of a need to shift for both education and training cultures and that of the employer are key to delivering success. RPL is a key enabler.


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This video was very kindly filmed by the students of the NFQ Level 5 TV and Film Production programme offered by Galway City VTOS, Galway and Roscommon Education and Training Board and produced by Ger Prendegast, an expert practitioner and teacher with GRETB.


Mary Osobe

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