Computer Skills for Business

Stillorgan College of Further Education


Course Name Computer Skills for Business
Course Provider Stillorgan College of Further Education
Alternative Provider(s) Dublin & Dun Laoghaire ETB
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Course Code 5M2468
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 Part time, Morning, Daytime
Location (Districts) Stillorgan
Course Content

Expand+This course provides intensive training in all aspects of modern office skills. It is ideally suited to those who are returning to work after an absence of a number of years. Using Microsoft Office Suite 2013, Adobe CC, Sage 50 and Windows 10, studen...

FET Code 5M2468 - Business Administration
Duration One Year - Mornings Only
Comment NFQ Level 6 QQI Award in Business Administration (5M2468)
Course Fee Fees
There are no tuition fees for Irish and EU nationals. However, examination fees, books and materials and a registration charge is payable. Students are notified of the charges for each course on application. Non-EU nationals are charged the “economic fee” set by the Irish Government.
Financial Support

Expand+You may be entitled to avail of the following schemes that will help you on your chosen course.

Back to Education Allowance (BTEA): The Back to Education Allowance (BTEA) is an educational opportunities scheme for persons in receipt of certain so...

Application Date Application Procedures
Applications are accepted from students for the course of their choice on-line at All applicants are called for interview. The college continues to accept applications throughout the summer.
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Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course commences September 2018
Subjects Taught What you will study
Word Processing
Spreadsheet Methods
Database Methods
Desktop Publishing
Web Design
Bookkeeping Manual &
Computerised (using Sage 50)
Business Administration Skills
Personal Effectiveness
Work Experience
Presentation Skills Workshop
Employment Skills Workshops
Entry Requirements Open to anyone who wishes to learn about computers. Since places are limited, applicants will be interviewed.
Careers or Further Progression Progression
Students who successfully complete this course may apply to the Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Business and Computer Skills in Stillorgan College of Further Education.

Alternatively, students who successfully complete this course may apply through the Higher Education Links Scheme to a range of third-level courses.

For full information on progression through the Higher Education Links Scheme please go to and contact the individual universities and colleges.
Further Enquiries Online
College Office
Stillorgan College of FE,
Tel: 01 288 0704