Mullingar Training Development Agency
Welcome to Mullingar TDA Website, Mullingar TDA is a Community Based training organisation established in 1986 to cater for young people from Mullingar and surrounding areas between the ages of 16 and 21 who are leaving school early.
Learners on the youth reach programme at Mullingar TDA complete QQI Major awards at Level 3, Level 4 and Level 5.
Work Experience is a very important element of the programme, learners can be on work placement with an employer for periods from two weeks to six months, with many of these placements leading to employment.
Learners from TDA progress to Apprenticeships, further training and education courses like Cavan Institute and institutes of technology like Athlone IT.
The programme is delivered through six vocational training areas. Check out our "Courses" section for full information.
The ethos of Mullingar T.D.A is the holistic development of each individual learner so as to enable them to reach their full potential. On completion of initial assessments each learner develops an individual learning plan and is assigned to a vocational area of their choice where they follow an individual programme.
A range of nationally and internationally recognized certification is on offer. See our "Certification" section for more information.
Work Experience options are available to all learners.
An ADVOCACY service is available to assist Learners with Career Planning, Work Experience and progression options available to them.
All learners receive a training allowance and travel allowance where appropriate.