Westport College of Further Education

Westport College of Further Education is currently accepting applications for PLC courses starting this September.

We are offering the following Level 5 FETAC/QQI courses: Agriculture, Office Administration (Mornings Only), Tourism with Business (Mornings Only), Film and TV Production, Healthcare Support (with EMT), Motor Technology, Hairdressing with Barbering (Junior Trades), Beauty Therapy including ITEC, Makeup with ITEC and Animal Care.

Level 6 courses

At Level 6 we are offering FETAC/QQI Photography, Horticulture, Art, Agriculture (Green Cert) and Beauty Therapy including ITEC, Hairdressing (Senior Trades) and Animal Science.

In the coming academic year 40 students will be afforded the opportunity to partake in Erasmus+ paid work placement in France, Spain, Portugal, Estonia, Iceland, Romania and Denmark.

Call in

Please feel free to call in to visit our purpose built rooms including a Photography Lab with dark room and Apple Macs, Garage, Hair Salon, Large Polytunnel and Garden Compound, Engineering Room, Beauty Salon and Science Lab.

In addition to our custom built rooms, we are very well equipped from an IT point of view with eLearning software for each class group to allow student access to notes from home.

Our College is fully equipped with WiFi freely available to all students. All students who enrol in 2017 will receive 5 free copies of Microsoft Office 365 and free copies of Adobe Creative Studio.

Successful graduates can apply via the CAO with up to 390 points on offer from all courses. There are also progression routes to CAO courses with higher than 390 points, for example Animal Care Level 5 to Agriculture Science in UCD.

Other activities

Our College has a range of sporting and social activities and our students play Gaelic Football in competition with Institutes of Technology and other Further Education Colleges.

If you have any queries please feel free to contact us on 098 50800 or email admin@westportcfe.ie. We are also on Twitter @westportcfe and Facebook facebook.com/westportcfe.

Applications can be made online at www.westportcfe.ie.

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