FURTHER EDUCATION

A hugely effective career stepping stone

A hugely effective career stepping stone

“Moate Business College functioned as a hugely effective stepping stone for me, bridging the gap between secondary school and university. Having finished my leaving certificate at just 17, my parents were reluctant for me to progress to college at such a young age.

Crafting careers in the hospitality sector

Crafting careers in the hospitality sector

The Hospitality Education & Training Centre delivers specific skills and training directed at finding future employment in the hospitality industry. The centre offers a range of full time courses such as:

Offering quality education choices, new skills and confidence

Offering quality education choices, new skills and confidence

In September Dunboyne College of Further Education commenced its 16th year of offering a quality education product to Meath, west Dublin, north Kildare and surrounding areas. We have grown to over 800 students doing QQI level 5 and 6 courses at our campus in Dunboyne Business Park. As well as being the only dedicated PLC…

Want to go to college? …come to DFEi

Want to go to college? …come to DFEi

When summer is over, seaside towns have more to offer than ice-cream cones and candy floss, and the Victorian seaside town of Dún Laoghaire is no exception. In the quiet end, bordering on leafy Monkstown, a restrained revolution is playing out in a modest building on Cumberland Street. The warriors are students and teachers carrying…

Blackrock Further Education Institute

Blackrock Further Education Institute

The Erasmus + programme is the European Union programme for Education, Training, Youth and Sport. It provides funding and support for organisations like Blackrock Further Education Institute to operate projects which will allow students to travel within the European Union and to experience and encourage a different level of learning. BFEI was delighted to receive…

Westport College of Further Education

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…

Templemore College – A challenging and supportive learning culture

Templemore College – A challenging and supportive learning culture

Templemore College of Further Education is the only exclusive Post Leaving Cert. (PLC) College in Tipperary. We provide a unique further education environment for all our students – both younger students just completing Leaving Cert. and more mature students returning to education. Collaboration of young and mature, experienced and fresh, provides a learning culture in…

Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture

Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture

Horticulture as a career path The Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture is located in the National Botanic Gardens in Dublin’s northside suburb of Glasnevin. At this location we teach full time courses in Horticulture at Level 5 (Certificate, 1 year), Level 6 (Advanced Certificate, 1 year) and Level 7 (Ordinary Degree, 3 years). We have…

Two new courses added to the plc programme

Two new courses added to the plc programme

St Louis Community School in East Mayo has been offering PLC courses for over a decade now and continue to respond to learner and employer need. A fantastic illustration of this commitment is the introduction of the QQI Level 5 Award in Education & Training and the QQI Level 5 Award in Health Care Support….

Apprenticeships: Helping people discover and develop their talents  through training

Apprenticeships: Helping people discover and develop their talents through training

When it comes to choosing a career path, the route that traditionally comes to mind is full time study in college or university. While many will take this route to their chosen career, it might not be for everyone. 

Passion for the trade of Carpentry and Joinery

Passion for the trade of Carpentry and Joinery

John G Sisk  Training Centre / Joinery Works The Sisk Training Centre was set up over 40 years ago by John G Sisk who had a passion for the trade of Carpentry and Joinery and realised the importance of developing our own talented craftsmen and future foremen.

Roches Barbershop

Roches Barbershop

Born in 1838  in St. Stephen’s Green, Dublin Lucinda (Lucy) Byrne started her hairdressing career in 1850 aged 12. In 1860 she married John Roche and so began the Roche era in hairdressing. It was their eldest son Thomas Roche that opened the first barber shop under the Roche name at 9 Haddington Road, Dublin…

Finance is the future!

Finance is the future!

Difficulties in the Irish economy in recent years have brought into sharp focus the importance of the accounting practices and activities of companies, government departments, and financial institutions.

31 years expert training in beauty and body therapy

31 years expert training in beauty and body therapy

LOCATED in the heart of Limerick City the Pembroke College is one of Ireland’s leading International Schools of Health, Beauty and Body Therapy. It has been established since 1987 and is a licensed CIDESCO, CIBTAC & ITEC College. Through constant dedication to training and development it is now regarded as the most prestigious school in…