Tag: Competitions

May 10

Shannon College wins Ireland Skills Final in LIT

LIT recently hosted the ‘Ireland Skills Restaurant Service’ national finals for the first time. The Ireland Skills National Competition is a prestigious event, run on an annual basis and attracts the best trainee crafts persons from around the country to compete for first place in Ireland and win the coveted Department of Education and Skills …

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Mar 10

Shannon College Takes Gold at Cook Serve Competition

A team of students from Shannon College of Hotel Management won gold at the Chef Ireland competition at Hospitality Expo in the RDS last week. Over 200 entries were received by Chef Ireland for the eleven categories of culinary competitions for senior professionals and junior chefs.  Chef Ireland is one of the largest and most …

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Feb 27

Siobhan receives Silver Medal from Department of Education and Skills

Following on from last year’s success at the Ireland Skills Restaurant Service competition current national champion Siobhan Loughman was invited by the IrelandSkills to a special presentation to receive a coveted Department of Education and Skills Silver Medal. The Silver Medal Awards ceremony organised by IrelandSkills to recognised the achievements of the top 42 Irish students and apprentices in winning the …

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Nov 17

WorldSkills 2013

What is WorldSkills? “It is the biggest education competition in the world. At WorldSkills, the most skilled young people from around the globe compete in 40 disciplines for the prestigious title of world champion in their skills category.” The 42nd WorldSkills competition is set to take place in Lepizig, Germany in June 2013.  You may be asking …

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Nov 22

Check-out our own Stephen Morrissey winning the World Barista Championships

Click on the video below and see Ireland Stephen Morrissey winning the World Barista Championship which took place in 2008 in The World Barista Championship (WBC) is the preeminent international coffee competition. The organization—founded by the Speciality Coffee Association of Europe and the Specialty Coffee Association of America—focuses on promoting excellence in coffee, advancing the …

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