Name: Michael Hennessy
Organisation: Continuing & Professional Education Unit, University of Limerick
Role: Education Programmes Manager
Interest in RPL: to develop practical guidance on how to apply RPL, mostly for entry to courses but also for exemptions.
Name: Deirdre Goggin
Organisation: RPL and WBL,Extended Campus,Cork Institute of Technology
Role: RPL and WBL Company Advisor
Interest in RPL: to have some consistency in application nationally spanning all sectors, including common understanding and definitions. To maximize the opportunity of RPL where possible whilst maintaining standards and having clear processes in place to facilitate everyone involved in the process.
Name: Ronnie Harrison
Organisation: Open Training College, St. Michael’s House
Role: Academic Affairs Manager
Interest in RPL: to contribute to and learn from the development of practical guidance on how to apply RPL, mostly for entry to courses but also for exemptions.
Name: Mary Prior Butler
Organisation: Back to Education Initiative, Kilkenny and Carlow ETB
Role: BTEI Co-ordinator
Interest in RPL: I am interested in practical guidelines that can be used to support/encourage learners to engage with further education.