Computer Training - Applied

St. John's Central College


Course Name Computer Training - Applied
Course Provider St. John's Central College
Alternative Provider(s) Cork ETB
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Course Code 5M2102
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Morning, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Course Content The Applied Computer Training Course with parent friendly hours accommodates the needs of employers and Third Level colleges. The course content concentrates on the practical computer skills and general administration skills required to work in a modern business or office environment. Educational, career and personal guidance is a strong feature of the course and students are given all the support they need to make informed decisions regarding their future career and life choices.
FET Code 5M2102 - Business Studies
Duration 1 year - Parent friendly hours
Comment Certification
QQI Business Studies Level 5, Code 5M2102

Special Features
• Parent friendly hours
• Educational, career and personal guidance
• The opportunity to undertake work experience and apply new skills in the work environment
• Campus crèche facility
• Applicants in receipt of a Social Welfare payment may apply for VTOS or BTEA
Course Fee Contact the college to get information on the fees for this course.
Financial Support Maintenance Grants for Students attending Post Leaving Certificate Courses (PLC)

For details of Student Grants go to:

All student grant applications are to be made through SUSI (Student Universal Support Ireland) through

For grant queries contact:
Christine Delea
Interview Interviews: First Round - Week of 3rd April, Animal Care - May 22nd, 23rd & 24th, Second Round - Week of May 29th 2017. Third Round - August / September 2017.
Application Date

Expand+Applications for 2017
Applications for all courses can be made online at:

Applications are invited from early January of each year or once the college’s Online Admissions System becomes live.

Step 1
An online application...

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Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Courses begin in mid-September with a Welcome & Orientation Session. Participants who do not attend the first day of the course may forfeit their place unless written notice is received to the college admissions office beforehand.
Subjects Taught Business Administration 5N1610
Communications 5N0690
Database Methods 5N0783
Marketing Practice 5N1400
Occupational First Aid 5N1207
Payroll – Manual & Computerised 5N1546
Spreadsheet Methods 5N1977
Word Processing 5N1358
Work Experience 5N1356

Work Placement /Experience
Participants will be required to undertake 10 days of work placement in a relevant location. The College will assist participants in identifying suitable placements.
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate (LC Established, LCVP or LCA) or equivalent For mature applicants appropriate experience will be considered in lieu of formal qualifications.
Assessment Method Projects and Continuous Assessment
End-of-year written examinations
Skills Demonstration
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Education Progression Opportunities
SJC: QQI Business 6M4985,

CIT: CR_BBUSE_6; CR016; CR021; CR022,

LIT: LC221; LC222; LC223; LC224; LC225; LC226; LC231; LC232; LC411; LC412; LC501; LC513,

UCC: CK101, CK105, CK107, CK108, CK109, CK113, C...

Further Enquiries Online applications can be made at:

For further information email:

or contact the college main office at
St John's Central College,
Tel: 021 425 5500
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