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 Details of charges relating to this course:
Student Services Fee: €250
QQI Service: €50
Materials: €50
Government PLC charge: €200
Total: €550

Full Details of registration and payment of fees are available on the college website -
Financial Support

Expand+All students are required to pay, as part of their fees, the Department of Education and Skills (DES) Programme Participant Contribution of €200.
You may be exempt from paying this contribution if:
• You hold a Medical Card or are the dependant of ...

Interview Yes
Application Date

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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
Digital Presentations 5N0563
Desktop Publishing 5N0785
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 • In general, applicants should hold a Leaving Certificate, LCA or QQI Level 4 qualification. For mature applicants, appropriate experience will be considered in lieu of formal qualifications.
• All applicants will be required to attend an interview
• An offer of a place on this course means the applicant has met the minimum entry requirements set out and attended for interview
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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