Engineers Week 2020Engineers Week 2020

Taking place from 29th February – 6th March 2020, Engineers Week encourages primary and post-primary students, their teachers and parents to explore the exciting world of engineering as well as highlighting the diverse career opportunities engineering offers. The annual event … Continue reading

alcohol and drugs training for teachersKnow The Score – New Resources for Post Primary Educators

Know The Score is the first national evidence-based resource on alcohol and drugs for senior cycle students (15-18yrs) developed in partnership between public health and education professionals aimed at engaging young people in exploring and considering a wide range of … Continue reading

College Awareness WeekCollege Awareness Week November 2019

College Awareness Week takes place from November17th to November 24th 2019. This is the sixth year of the CAW initiative which aims to highlight the options for school leavers in further and higher education and to advise students on preparing … Continue reading

Apprenticeships IrelandMid-West Apprenticeship & Traineeship Careers Showcase

The Mid-West Regional Skills Forum in collaboration with Limerick and Clare Education & Training Board will host it’s second Apprenticeship & Traineeship Careers Showcase on Wednesday 16th October in the South Court Convention Centre. The showcase is an opportunity for … Continue reading

pmi courses DublinProject Management – PMP Exam Updates

PMI® (Project Management Institute) is the world’s leading not-for-profit professional membership association for the project, program and portfolio management profession. Its services include the development of standards, research, education, publication and networking opportunities in local divisions, hosting conferences and training seminars, … Continue reading

conradh na gael irish classesP.E through Irish Project Launch

The Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh T.D. has recently launched a project using PE classes to promote and support the learning of Irish. Minister McHugh was joined at Maynooth University by Ireland soccer international Amber Barrett, a History and … Continue reading

counselling open daysCounselling and Psychotherapy Taster Days

For anyone that may be interested in pursuing a career as a counsellor or psychotherapist, PCI College are running a number of ‘Taster Days’ in Dublin, Belfast & Limerick. These are geared towards providing answers and information about postgraduate study … Continue reading

sna - special needs assistant courses IrelandNew SNA Posts for Schools in 2019

An announcement of almost 800 new special needs assistant posts allocated to schools from September 2019 was made recently, with up to 130 additional posts expected to be allocated by December. Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh said: “Special … Continue reading

cao change of mindCAO Change of Mind

When the leaving certificate is finished, the dog-eared books full of highlighter marks that have been many student’s constant companions for the past year, will be stuffed away into cupboards to gather dust. Notes will be thrown out and pencil … Continue reading

scifest events IrelandSciFest 2019

The SciFest programme consists of a series of one-day STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) fairs for second-level students. The aim of the programme is to encourage an interest in, and love of, the STEM subjects. The programme is designed … Continue reading

emotional intelligence - eqEmotional Intelligence – Your EQ

The customary formula for academic success is high attendance rates and hard work. This was and is seen as the winning principle which is advocated in our education system. However, in a world where everybody adheres to this path to … Continue reading

certificate in payroll techniques 2017Certificate in Payroll Techniques Through Distance Learning

The Certificate in Payroll Techniques (CPT)  This qualification provides payroll personnel with a nationally recognised qualification by which they can be evaluated. The syllabus for this IPASS qualification was prepared following consultation with payroll professionals in industry, commerce and in … Continue reading

Bronwyn Conroy Beauty School CorkBronwyn Conroy Beauty School Establishes Cork Location

Bronwyn Conroy International Beauty School, Ireland’s premier school for beauty and skin-care courses, have now added Cork as a new Centre of Excellence for their CIBTAC & ITEC Courses. Bronwyn Conroy International Beauty School is a leading private Beauty School … Continue reading

Pitman Training Swords3 Good Reasons to Become a Secretary or Personal Assistant

Administrative roles have changed and evolved. A few decades ago the roles, would have been associated with being chained to a desk surrounded by mountains of paperwork and filing, in 2018 administrative staff have exciting and evolving roles to play … Continue reading

National Framework of Qualification - NFQLevels of Education in Ireland – NFQ

If you are a student progressing onto third level or perhaps you are a mature learner who is thinking of returning to learning to either up-skill or take your training to the next stage; the National Framework of Qualifications is … Continue reading