October 2016 E-News Bulletin

October 2016 E-Bulletin Education News – Skills Shortages Highlighted in Latest Skills Bulletin Report The National Skills Bulletin 2016 is the latest in an annual series of reports, produced by the Skills and Labour Market Research Unit (SLMRU) in SOLAS. … Continue reading

May 2016 E-News

May 2016 E-Bulletin Education News – National Student Engagement Programme The launch of the National Student Engagement Programme was recently announced by Dr Padraig Walsh, CEO of Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI). In doing so, he highlighted the value it … Continue reading

Findacourse April 2016 E-News

April 2016 E-Bulletin Education News – Teaching Becoming Unattractive For Graduates The Teachers’ Union of Ireland (TUI) has warned that reduced pay and low hour contracts are resulting in the teaching profession becoming increasingly less attractive to the country’s best … Continue reading

March 2016 E-News Update

March 2016 E-Bulletin Education News – The Difficulties Of Choosing the Right Third Level Course Recent research has shown a high dropout rate of one in six students within the first year of their third level course (HEA report). The … Continue reading

August 2015 E-News Bulletin

August 2015 E-Bulletin Education News – New Apprenticeship Options The apprenticeship system in Ireland has been long due an overhaul and this has been announced recently by Education Minister, Jan O’Sullivan. 25 new apprenticeship schemes have been agreed between industry … Continue reading

July 2015 E-News

July 2015 E-Bulletin Education News – Students Urged to Consider ICT Options The Minister for Skills, Research and Innovation, Damien English TD, has advised students to consider a career in technology. Vacancies in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector … Continue reading

E-News November 2014

November 2014 E-Bulletin Education News – GameCraft Event, Cork Central College With so many computer programmers and graphic designers expressing interest and gaining employment in the field of electronic gaming, there is a huge appetite for events which offer information … Continue reading

September 2014 E-News Update

September 2014 E-Bulletin Education News – Autumn Options for Part Time Learners Autumn can only mean one thing – back to school. Even if your school days are behind you, September and October are still jam-packed with exciting opportunities to … Continue reading

August 2014 E-News

August 2014 E-Bulletin Education News – College Progression Rates Study A recent study by the Higher Education Authority has found that 84% of full-time first year undergraduate new entrants in 2010/11 in Irish higher education institutions progressed to the following … Continue reading

April 2014 Findacourse.ie E-News Update

Evening Courses Distance Learning Further Education Fitness Training Business Training Education News Featured Educators April 2014 E-Bulletin Education News – Training for the Civil Service Recently, Pascal Donohoe, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, encouraged graduates to consider a career in … Continue reading

Findacourse.ie March 2014 E-Bulletin

Evening Courses Distance Learning Further Education Fitness Training Business Training Education News Featured Educators March 2014 E-Bulletin Education News – DIT New Campus After decades of operating throughout a range of splintered facilities and colleges around Dublin, DIT has obtained … Continue reading

February 2014 E-News Update

Evening Courses Distance Learning Further Education Fitness Training Business Training Education News Featured Educators February 2014 E-Bulletin Education News – Popular PLC courses Post Leaving Certificate (PLC) courses are full-time programmes available to students who have completed their Leaving Certificate … Continue reading

January 2014 E-News

Evening Courses Distance Learning Further Education Fitness Training Business Training Education News Featured Educators January 2014 E-Bulletin Education News – Making New Year Resolutions Work Three of the most common New Year’s resolutions are to get in shape, lose weight, … Continue reading

Findacourse.ie December 2013 E-News

Evening Courses Distance Learning Further Education Fitness Training Business Training Education News Featured Educators December2013 E-Bulletin Education News – MOOCs – An Effective Online Learning Method? When Trinity College announced earlier this year that it was teaming up with other … Continue reading

Findacourse.ie November 2013 E-News

Evening Courses Distance Learning Further Education Fitness Training Business Training Education News Featured Educators November 2013 E-Bulletin Education News – Apprenticeship Scheme Review Apprenticeships are a popular method of training for crafts people in Ireland. Aimed at developing the skills … Continue reading