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PLC Courses and Further Education
Further Education, QQI level 5 and 6 major award courses, otherwise known as Post Leaving Cert or PLC courses are offered by a wide range of state run and private institutes. Some of these courses are offered through online learning, while most are offered through the traditional classroom setting. Below is a list of subjects which categorise PLC and further education courses. Click on your area of interest below to find courses in each category.

PLC and Further Education Courses

Arts and Humanities
Built Environment
Business | Accounting
Childcare
Crafts
Education
Electronics
Engineering
Environmental
Financial
Fitness and Health
Hair and Beauty
Health and Safety
Horticulture | Landscaping
Hotel | Catering
IT Training | Computing
Languages
Legal
Literature | Journalism
Management
Manufacturing
Marketing and PR
Mechanical
Media | Art | Design
Medical | Healthcare
Music | Sound Engineering
Personal Development
Philosophy | Religion
Psychology
Science
Secretarial | Admin
Security
Social Studies
Style | Fashion
Travel | Tourism

PLC Courses are validated by QQI (Quality & Qualifications Ireland) at levels 5 & 6 of the NFQ and offer a valid and valuable route into the workforce whilst also offering the option to continue with further study or proceed on to third level.

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Pre-University: Arts, Culture & History

Dun Laoghaire Further Education Institute
Course Info - This one year course provides students with solid background knowledge and skills for progression to […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Human Resources

Dun Laoghaire Further Education Institute
Course Info - People management skills, confidence when working with IT and a sound knowledge of employment law […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Tourism and Business QQI Level 5

Dunboyne College of Further Education
Course Info - Tourism and Business Tourism with Business 5M5011 or Business Studies 5M2102 This one-year course is […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Travel and Tourism with Airline Studies

Stillorgan College
Course Info - Course Duration One Year Full-time Leads to NFQ Level 5 QQI Award in Tourism with Business (& […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Applied Social Studies QQI Level 5

Dunboyne College of Further Education
Course Info - Social Studies / Social Care Applied Social Studies 5M2181 This one-year course will aim to […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Pre-University Animal Science QQI Level 5

Dunboyne College of Further Education
Course Info - Pre-University Animal Science Applied Science Laboratory Techniques 5M3807 This course would suit applicants with a […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Furniture Design and Making

Dun Laoghaire Further Education Institute
Course Info - This one year course develops essential craftsman’s skills to assist students in gaining employment in […]
Further Education and PLC

Animation & Illustration – Level 6 (ANIM6[...]

Stillorgan College
Course Info - Course Duration One Year Full-time Leads to NFQ Level 6 QQI Award in Cartoon Animation 6M5545 […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 6 QQI

Legal and Medical Secretary / Office Administration

Dunboyne College of Further Education
Course Info - Legal and Medical Secretary / Office Administration Office Administration 5M1997 This one-year business course is […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Business & Computer Skills – Level 6[...]

Stillorgan College
Course Info - Course Duration One Year Full-time Leads to NFQ Level 6 QQI Award in Business This course […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 6 QQI

TV and Digital Film Production Level 5

Dun Laoghaire Further Education Institute
Course Info - This QQI level 5 course is designed to teach participants the foundations of Television and […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Creative Digital Media Production

Dun Laoghaire Further Education Institute
Course Info - This course is an excellent foundation course for media degrees in: IADT,TU Dublin and other […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Animal Care and Grooming QQI Level 5

Dunboyne College of Further Education
Course Info - Animal Care and Grooming Animal Care 5M2768 This one-year course is designed to give students […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Event Management (EVENT – 5M2102)

Stillorgan College
Course Info - Course Duration One Year Full-time Leads to NFQ Level 5 QQI Award in Business Studies Event […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Music Performance QQI Level 5

Dunboyne College of Further Education
Course Info - Music Performance Music 5M2011 This course is aimed at developing a musician’s ability in the […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Interactive Multimedia with UX Design (MULTIP –[...]

Stillorgan College
Course Info - Course Duration One Year Full-Time NFQ Level 5 QQI Award in Multimedia Production (5M2146) This well-established course […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Youth and Community Work QQI Level 5

Dunboyne College of Further Education
Course Info - Youth and Community Work Youth Work (5M4732) This one-year course is designed for those who […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Art Foundation (ART – 5M1985)

Stillorgan College
Course Info - Leads to NFQ Level 5 QQI Award in Art This well-established and successful course is designed […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Construction and Engineering Technology

Dun Laoghaire Further Education Institute
Course Info - This course is suitable for students who wish to adjust to a changing construction industry […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Beauty Therapy QQI Level 5

Dunboyne College of Further Education
Course Info - Beauty Therapy Beauty Therapy 5M3471 This one-year course will prepare students for the ever-expanding world […]
Further Education and PLC

Food Science and Nutrition: Pre-University Science

Dun Laoghaire Further Education Institute
Course Info - This course is suitable for students who are interested in preparing for a career as […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Fashion Industry & Design – Module

Portobello Institute
Course Info - This short part-time course is part of our popular Fashion Buying & Merchandising course. Once […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI

Illustration & Design (ILLUST5 – 5M5048)

Stillorgan College
Course Info - Course Duration One Year Full-time Leads to NFQ Level 5 QQI Award in Creative Media 5M5048 […]
Further Education and PLC, Level 5 QQI