Athlone Training Centre


Shay Murtagh Precast is proud to offer a limited number of places on a free Seven-Month Course in Construction and Engineering skills with Athlone Training Centre.

This course is ideal for someone who is looking to build a career in construction or engineering. Candidates taking will part in this comprehensive programme will learn and develop a range of skills and gain a valuable understanding of engineering theory.

The course content includes:

  • Engineering Skills
  • Technical Drawing and AutoCAD
  • Welding and Metal Fabrication
  • Concrete Skills
  • Health and Safety
  • First Aid
  • Manual Handling and Safepass
  • Team Building
  • Interview skills

An integral part of the programme is a three-week work experience module at the Shay Murtagh Precast Manufacturing facility in Raharney, Mullingar. This will emphasis the importance of concrete design mix, quality control, IMS standards, shuttering and finishes, as well as providing students with the opportunity to practice and develop their skills in an active working environment.

This is a rare and exciting opportunity for those who wish to start a career in the industry. Places are extremely limited. For an application form or further information contact Aileen Moloney on (090) 642 4200 or [email protected]


11 Professional qualifications including level 4 major award in engineering skills

Information Day

Wednesday 7th September

Athlone Training Centre,
Garrycastle, Athlone
10am – noon
Mullingar Park Hotel,
Dublin Rd, Mullingar
2 – 4pm

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