Learn about in-demand digital skills of the web and social media and fast-track your way to a new career.
Read about one of the Academy's success stories. Four graduates from the 2012 cohort launch digital co-operative FourBerry Digital.
The Digital Academy is a social venture that gives workless young women skills, practical experience and networks to succeed in the growing digital economy.
The programme looks at the three C’s for setting up a successful microbusiness: Capability, Confidence and Clients.
The Academy is targeted towards unemployed young women who want to learn in-demand digital skills to fast track themselves into work.
Sinead Mac Manus is the Founder of the Digital Academy. A graduate of the School of Social Entrepreneurs she runs 8fold - a digital wellbeing company.
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Sinead delivers her courses with amazing energy and enthusiasm. I recently completed her Digital Academy and am bowled over by the amount of knowledge I now have in the area of social media management and wordpress websites. I feel so fortunate that I now have a fabulous opportunity to set up my own business as a digital assistant to help others find social media solutions for their businesses. I would highly recommend attending Sinead’s Digital Academy if you are keen to become expert in the field of social media.”
Colleen Beasley, graduate of the Academy.