Trevor McSharry – Head of Department, Civil Engineeering & Construction, IT Sligo

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    Trevor McSharry is the Head of Department of Civil Engineering and Construction at IT Sligo. Over the last six years in this role, he has provided academic leadership and led the development and successful launch of a portfolio of accredited online part time programmes for the construction sector.Trevoris a Chartered Engineer and holds an MBA. As a certified Project Management Professional (PMI), he has over 20 years of industrial and academic experience to a senior management level and worked in the Food, Electronic, Nuclear, Pharma and Biotech industries. He has intimate knowledge and experience in Project and Programme management, particularly in areas such as large multinational capital construction and process improvement projects. Trevor is currently Chair of the Construction IT Alliance (CITA) North West BIM Regionandrecently completed a Certificate in Training in Low Energy Buildings. He has completed many Enterprise Ireland funded Innovation Vouchers for industry in areas such as construction scheduling software, lean construction, design and project management process optimisation.

    Presentation Title:

    Construction Skills gaps and up skilling online part time opportunities.’

    Presentation Synopsis:

    Where are the biggest skills gaps and labour shortages in Ireland and how can these be addressed? One method is up skilling your current staff conveniently through online part time programmes.  IT Sligo are the largest provider of  online part time programmes in Ireland. Discover their Construction related offerings from Certificate to Masters level and get a taster student experience!


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