The Open University supports employers in Ireland through its work with organisations and the professional development of employees.
The Open University’s unique learning method is based on our experience of research insight into how adults learn and apply knowledge in the workplace. Our method of delivery allows a consistent learning experience wherever in the world your employees are based. By choosing to work with us, you reap the benefits of a local provider with the added value of our national scale and global reach.
For over 40 years, we have been breaking down the barriers between the workplace and higher education. The size and scale of our model means we can offer a broad range of higher skills to any employee – regardless of their starting point. Our unrivalled expertise in how adults learn enables us to embed new knowledge into workplaces while minimising workplace disruption.
The OU fits the needs of your organisation, from sponsorship of individual staff to enable their professional development through to tailored solutions for groups of staff to meet your business goals. Our accredited, scalable solution works whether you want to develop the skills of a single employee or 10,000 across multiple sites worldwide. Our approach includes the following solutions:
Key facts about the OU’s work with employers:
For more information please visit Employers at the OU.