Presentation of Certificates to Westmeath Community Development Business Graduates
Graduates of the FETAC accredited Business Development Programme run by Westmeath Community Development in conjunction with the Department of Social Protection and the Local and Community Development Programme: Back Row – Nigel Freeman, Frank Meredith, Barry Darby, Frank Murtagh Deputy CEO WCDL, David Lambert, Terry Yates, Seamus Caulfield Tutor, and John Jessop. Front Row – Dan Grehan WCDL, Margaret Hargraves WCDL, Marian Farrell, Olive MacDonagh and Derek Lynch.
On Monday November 10th, the most recent graduates of the Westmeath Community Development Business Development Programme were presented with their FETAC certificates. The course, which had been run over 24 weeks, and was funded by the Dept. of Social Protection and the Local and Community Development programme. Sixteen people completed the programme and 10 have now gone on to establish their businesses while another four have taken up training with hopes of setting up early in 2015.