Ripplecom Awarded CPD Accreditation

Ripplecom Awarded CPD Accreditation

15 April 2013 at 11:14

Limerick tech company Ripplecom has been awarded the prestigious CPD (Continuing Professional Development) Accredited Employer standard from Engineers Ireland following an audit of the company’s lifelong learning practices for their engineering professionals.

Speaking on the achievement, John Power said: “Congratulations to the team in Ripplecom on achieving this important award. By investing in its engineers, Ripplecom is in turn investing in the community in Limerick. Engineers continue to have real career options and the demand for engineers of all backgrounds in Ireland in rising especially in the IT, microelectronic, energy and biomedical areas. Ireland needs more students choosing from the variety of engineering programmes in college. Opportunities are open to engineering graduates because companies always need problem solvers”

Commenting on the award, John McDonnell, Managing Director of Ripple Communications said: “As an established player in the fast-paced broadband sector in Ireland, Ripplecom prides itself on being able to provide technical expertise to residential and commercial customers, combined with service excellence at every level. Our organisation’s Continuing Professional Development framework ensures our engineers and technicians remain cutting-edge in their abilities. We are now actively promoting the status of Chartered Engineer, Associate Engineer and Engineering Technician as a means of recognising quality, safety and standards among our technical staff”

Ripplecom operates in 21 counties and has over 8,000 customers. The wireless internet service providers supplies broadband connectivity to residential, small enterprise and medium commercial operations and businesses.

Photo caption from left to right: John Power Director General Engineers Ireland presents John McDonnell Managing Director Ripplecom with the CPD Accredited Employer parchment with Diarmuid O'Brien CTO Ripplecom and John Regan Head of Sales Ripplecom.