This is an intensive one year course. It offers a wide range of subjects with a particular emphasis on office administration and IT skills. Over the past number of years this course has provided students with job placements in their chosen sectors. A number of students have set up their own successful businesses.
Minimum Entry Requirements
- Leaving Certificate or equivalent standard of education
- Successful completion of interview
- Basic computer skills
€100 for course materials. Please refer to the Costs Section on page 1 for details of additional registration, certification and transport costs.
Need to complete 8 modules to receive a full award:
- Business Administration Skills
- Word Processing
- Database Methods
- Work Experience
- Text Production
- Bookkeeping – Manual and Computerised
- Desktop Publishing
- Customer Service
Also ECDL Certification (7 Modules)
Students who successfully complete this course may have the option to continue their studies at the Centre progressing to the Business Management FETAC Level 6 course. Students who have satisfied the criteria set by the CAO process for progression to third level education have in the past secured a place into the National Universities of Ireland and many of the Institutes of Technology.Graduates from this course have taken up various clerical, book-keeping and administrator positions in the following areas amongst many others:
Auctioneering, Plant Hire, Commercial Banking, Local Government, Retail Sales, Telecommunications, Accountancy, Taxation, Insurance, An Post.