Further Education and Training

Post Leaving Certificate :

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Cork Education & Training Board (Cork ETB) is responsible for 8 Further Education Colleges located throughout the city and county who provide a comprehensive and responsive Post Leaving Certificate (PLC) education service for their communities. Courses are generally of one year duration, full-time, NFQ Levels 5 and 6 offering QQI and industry recognised certification.

For further information, please visit http://cork.etb.ie/further-education-and-training/fet-colleges/


Cork Training Centre is a large training centre based in Rossa Avenue, Bishopstown and plays a vital role in the Further Education & Training sector.

Cork Training Centre delivers an extensive range of training to a diverse range of clients including information technology courses, commercial and industrial training courses, business training and beauty and health-care courses.

In addition to our facility in Bishopstown, Cork Training Centre has a satellite location in Carrigaline which houses our Biopharma Training Facility.

For more information, please visit http://corktrainingcentre.ie/

Adult & Community Education:

This service provides education and training courses primarily at NFQ Level 1 to 4.  Courses are generally part-time and can offer QQI and/or industry recognised certification. Participants can enter at any level and progress at their own pace.

Our service is committed to developing and continuing partnerships with other agencies. We have strong working relations with partners in Cork and acknowledge the value of the “partnership approach”. We believe that this approach can achieve maximum benefits for greater numbers of clients in our area and is committed to developing and continuing partnerships with other agencies.

For further information, please go to http://cork.etb.ie/further-education-and-training/adult-education/