Personal Development Courses

Enhance Your Employability. Personal development courses can make a big difference to your employment prospects as well as greatly increasing the chances of achieving job fulfilment. When they were first introduced, they were perceived by many as an unnecessary extravagance. … Continue reading

Occupational First Aid Level 5 (5N1207) No Longer Meeting HSA Requirement

From 1 September 2017, the Health and Safety Authority (HSA) will no longer recognise the QQI component (award code 5N1207) as meeting the requirements for occupational first aid in all workplaces. This change has arisen from the HSA’s decision to … Continue reading

Further Education and PLC Options

Further Education provides a viable alternative to third level, in terms of courses on offer, internationally recognisable qualifications and employment prospects. This sector comprises of education and training which occurs after second-level schooling but which is not part of the third level, … Continue reading

What is YouthReach

If you have left school without any formal qualifications, the Youthreach programme can provide you with opportunities for basic education, personal development, vocational training and work experience. The programme is generally full-time, although part-time courses can be arranged. You can … Continue reading