Seafood Training Scheme – Mid-Management Development Programme

Apply to join BIM’s Mid-Management Development Programme which is being delivered in partnership with Ibec

Programme Overview Programme Overview

BIM’s Mid-Management Development Programme, in partnership with Ibec, offers a range of accredited programmes and short courses, which will allow your team build core skills and competencies, relevant to your seafood business.

The programme is designed to ensure learning can be applied to real life work environments. Participants will have developed a range of practical ideas and approaches on course completion.

It will be available online and delivered by Ibec.

The short courses are offered over one to two days.

Applicants will have the option to progress to an accredited programme, which ranges from four to twelve days duration (subject to availability and experience).

Programme Information Programme Information

Current Programme offering

Accredited Course Programme Location Duration Start Dates 2023 Course Cost

Certificate in Managing People Programme 

Online 4 sessions 15 February €1,700
Managing People Skills  Online 4 sessions 23 March €1,700
Diploma in Project Management Online 10 sessions 7 March €1,900
Diploma in Management Online 12 sessions 29 April €2,690
Diploma in Leadership  Online 12 sessions 23 May €2,960
Diploma in Mediation Online 12 sessions 28 April €2,995
Certificate in Mediation Online 6 sessions TBC €2,550
Short Course Programme Location Duration Start Dates 2023 Course Cost
Peak Performance – Getting the best from your people Online 1 session 7 February €360
Resolving Conflict Effectively  Online 2 sessions 8 June €720
Foundations in Management Online 2 sessions 20 February €720
Mediation Skills Online 2 sessions 24 May €800
Project Management Online  1 session 5 May €360


Mid Management Programme Candidates

To be eligible for funding please submit a completed application to


Grant Aid

To be eligible for training funding, you must submit an application on the BIM Grant Portal before paying for your course.

How to Apply How to Apply


Download the Application Form

Read the programme brochure, and download the application form.


Submit Completed Application Form and Relevant Documents

Email the completed application form to

To learn more about this programme, contact

Executive and Leadership Manager

Pat O'Leary

Investment Administrator

Kathy Cullimore