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Welcome to H-Training

World Class Career Services, Learning & Development and Strategic Consultancy and OKR Development

Tailored Leadership Programmes for Managers and
World-Class Coaching Programmes

Our Services

H-Training's mission is to support people to be better.

H-Training provides a range of services in Learning and Development, Competency-Based Interview CoachingCareer Coaching & Development, Career Guidance For AdultsSales Training, Interview Panel Training and Strategic Consultancy. Founded in 1989 its clients range from Corporate tech giants to Local Authorities, An Garda Síochána and a range of SME’s.

Leadership & Coaching Programmes

Leadership Programmes have become run of the mill in recent years. This is something H-Training is striving to disrupt. In any competitive workplace, your ‘edge’ is the advantage you have over the competition. A qualification that helps you to apply learning directly to result will bolster you advantage...

Competency-Based Interview Coaching

Interview Coaching is one of H-Training’s key services. Our experience allows us to provide a nuanced approach to each client. We will guide you in how to best demonstrate the behaviours and competencies tailored to the role for which you are applying in order to ensure that you finish ahead of the field

Strategic
Consultancy

Having supported many organisations and senior managers realise their goals, H-Training is delighted to now offer organisations the opportunity to clarify their strategic direction, agree the proper methodologies for execution and develop teams that deliver in line with your vision...

Leverage 30 years of strategic management
and leadership Experience

ciaran hourican - interview coaching expert

Ciarán Hourican

Managing Director

Ciarán is a Professional Workplace Coach and Mentor, with a passionate interest in developing others and a track record for realising excellence. He has worked extensively across both the private and public sectors and more recently in the area of tech and start ups. With a background in politics and leadership psychology Ciarán brings a very dynamic energy to leadership and coaching. He zeros in on the difficult conversations that people aren’t having and supports teams and organisations to better understand what they are capable of and how to collaborate on holding each other accountable.

About Me

How I assist individual,
group and business success

With a background in politics and leadership psychology Ciarán brings a very dynamic energy to leadership and coaching. His approach has garnered a lot of traction recently amongst some emerging tech start ups that he has assisted to develop strategically both in terms of leadership and methods for monitoring this progress such as OKRs.

By facilitating engagement through his ongoing fascination with political, business and social icons, Ciaran’s development approach is client-focused. He is an advocate for people but carefully facilitates them to accept more responsibility for the challenges they face.

In his capacity as Managing Director of H-Training Ciarán has assumed

strategic responsibility for growing and developing the business. 

He has studied Software Development as part of H-Training’s strategic shift towards online delivery and content development and is a SaaS evangelist along with being deeply excited and passionate about the many opportunities he sees in an ever changing world where AI and Blockchain continue to revolutionize our turbulent world.

Ciarán holds a BA in English and Politics and a Masters in Political Leadership from University College Cork where he was awarded Best Dissertation and Politics MA Student of the Year. He is also a qualified Coach and Mentor with ILM and is currently upskilling in affiliate marketing and SEO . His greatest passion lies in pushing people to think bigger and not accept the limitations they impose upon themselves.

Services

Our Tailored Programs and Services

Interview Coaching

Interview Coaching is one of H-Training’s key services. We are uniquely placed to offer specialist expertise to clients across the Civil Service, Multi-National Organisations and SMEs. Our clients range from local authorities to an Garda Síochána, as well as Tech heavyweights such as Twitter, Teamwork and Google...

CV & LinkedIn

In a world of constant change the CV remains a central pillar of recruitment. As more and more old school processes are rendered redundant and or less significant, the CV’s sustained relevance has hardly been noticed. However, coming up fast behind our old friend, the CV, is our newer one, LinkedIn...

Career Coaching

While many people climb the ladder in their careers, they often experience a nagging dissatisfaction. We have supported many clients to identify why they are feeling this way. Often, we find it is not as impossible as people think to make impactful changes in their careers. We work with people collaborative to reach higher...

Interview Board Training​

H-Training’s interview board training is a comprehensive programme for experienced and new interview board members alike. We have operated extensively across a range of businesses, from SME’s to big tech and a large corner of the Irish Public Sector and Civil Service...
Corporate

Group Interview Training

H-Training’s Corporate Group interview training is a comprehensive programme for staff members wanting to progress in their careers. H-TRAINING has worked extensively across a range of businesses, from SME’s to big tech and a large corner of the Irish Public Sector...
Corporate

Leadership & Coaching Programmes

Leadership Programmes in Cork and Dublin have become run of the mill in recent years. This is something H-Training is striving to disrupt. In any competitive workplace, your ‘edge’ is the advantage you have...

Our Clients Include

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Success always comes
when preparation meets opportunity