What We Do

The Sustainable Enterprise Skillnet initiative is an industry-led training network of over 400 of the country’s largest production and service sites. It is focused on providing subsidised, innovative training and compliance programmes to embed sustainable and certified staff skills across corporate members.

Sustainable Enterprise Skillnet is co-funded by Skillnet Ireland and network companies. Skillnet Ireland is funded from the National Training Fund through the Department of Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science.


Our Aims

We aim to be able to offer our members:

  • Public training programmes in the areas of Lean Six Sigma, Operational Excellence, Sustainability, Management
  • Customized, accredited in-house corporate programmes
  • Blended programmes that can be delivered via workshops or distance learning, i.e. online learning
  • Access to funding and grant aid for training and development programmes

Climate Ready Cluster

Talent for Ireland’s Green Economy

The Sustainable Enterprise Skillnet is part of the Climate Ready Cluster – a dynamic group of Skillnet Business Networks which includes Green Tech Skillnet and Sustainable Finance Skillnet. Building on the significant progress made by each network in renewable energy, sustainable finance, and clean water, the Climate Ready Cluster aims to transform innovative ideas into practical solutions that benefit businesses, the workforce, and the climate.

Climate Ready is an initiative of Skillnet Ireland which supports Irish businesses in taking the next steps towards a sustainable future. Click here to learn more about Climate Ready.


About our Promoting Agency

20FIFTY Partners designs and delivers world class, innovative programmes that apply best practice methodologies and focus on international standards


Steering Group

Industry Steering Committee


Member Companies

The Sustainable Enterprise Skillnet is a National Network of over 460 member companies.



Skillnet Ireland is the national agency dedicated to the promotion and facilitation of workforce learning in Ireland.

Skills Connect

Supports for those seeking employment

We support the workforce development needs of businesses. If you are currently not in employment and wish to upskill or reskill, you may be interested in training offered by other Skillnet Networks through Skills Connect. Further details of Skills Connect and the eligibility criteria can be found on the Skillnet Ireland website by clicking here.