Welcome to
the Lean & Green Skillnet

The Lean & Green Skillnet is a National training network of over 400-member companies. We collaborate with organisations across Ireland to develop sustainable corporate skills development programmes and courses. The Lean & Green Skillnet is managed by Central Solutions on behalf of members and is co-funded through Skillnet Ireland and the Department of Education & Skills.

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The Lean & Green Skillnet is operated by Central Solutions. Our expertise is in designing and delivering world class, innovative programmes that apply best practice methodologies and focus on international standards.

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Upcoming Events

Sustainability Pass™

Next event: 30/09/2019



Origin Green is collaborating with the Lean and Green Skillnet to give member firms a free place* on the ‘See more


Advanced Water Steward – Metering & Monitoring Programme

Next event: 24/10/2019


This programme is part of the Advanced Water Steward Series and is focused on water metering and monitoring.

This course will support water ..

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Work-Based Management & Leadership

Next event: 17/09/2019

Venue: University of Limerick

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As well as financial support, the Lean & Green Skillnet has provided us with strategic guidance and innovative training programmes. Collaborating with the Lean & Green Skillnet has been a key success factor of our Operational Excellence Programme to date.

Stacy Franklin, Virgin Media

Senior BPI Manager

The Sustainability Pass™ online training programme supported a training need for greater sustainability awareness and guidance to colleagues on how to impact and contribute to energy, water and waste reduction goals in their daily activities.

Ian Ryan

Energy Engineer, Wyeth

The ISO50001 Maintenance & Improvement Programme allows the energy management team, who will be implementing the system, to gain a deep understanding of the standard and design a structured system from the ground up in a way that works for the organisation.

Ivan Sproule


The Lean & Green Skillnet are always our first point of call for our sustainability or water stewardship training needs. The innovative tools and programmes we have received continue to deliver significant and sustainable results to the bottom line.

John Durkan

Sustainability & Environmental Manager, ABP Food Group

As an SME in the early stages of planning an in-house Lean programme, the Lean Champions Workshop provided helpful information and tools essential to our strategy’s development.

James Cleary

Change Manager, ACE Express

The Lean & Green Skillnet have taken a leadership role Nationally in the roll-out of innovative corporate sustainability and operational excellence programmes.

Ed Collins

Energy and Utilities Champion, GSK