Press Refresh is a free supportive return to work Data Analytics 17-week training programme with mentor support from female role models in Tech.  

Press Refresh allows you to explore the opportunities that exist in this rapidly growing industry and give you the confidence, skills and know-how to advance into this sector. No previous experience in the Tech sector is required, and the programme is supported by the Department for the Economy, delivered in partnership with Belfast Metropolitan College (BMC) and Centre of Learning (COL). *Applications for the for the Press Refresh Programme are closed* 

Press Refresh welcomes applications from the following:

Who is it for?

  • Women who have taken a career break, are currently out of work, or working part-time
  • Women with an interest in the Tech Sector
  • Individuals who apply must hold a degree (in any discipline)
  • Two years post-graduate workplace experience (preferred)
  • Northern Irish Resident

What is included?

  • Confidence building, resilience, communications, CV and interview skills training will ensure you are ready to return 
  • Excel in data analytics, programming using Python, fundamentals of databases, SQL, Project Management, Microsoft Power BI and critical thinking will give you key skills required to enter Tech sector career
  • Opportunity to gain qualifications including Prince 2 AGILE Project Management certification
  • Networking opportunities
  • Support toward childcare during the programme
  • Mentor support
  • Career opportunities

Have a look at what it is all about…

Current programmes:

Career Reboot Programme

(4 weeks)

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Data Analytics Programme

(16 weeks)

Applications Closed

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