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 CS, Sage 50 and Windows 8, student...

FET Code 5M2468 - Business Administration
Duration One Year - Mornings Only
Comment Leads to NFQ Level 5 QQI Award in Business Administration
Course Fee

Expand+FEES/REFUNDS 2017
There may be partial exemptions available on some elements of the enrolment charges (excluding application fee). The breakdown of these charges and applicable exemptions are as follows:

* Non-refundable deposit (to accept cou...

Financial Support

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Students who have been unemployed for a certain period may be entitled to funding under the VTOS or the BTEA scheme. Enquiries regarding such matters should be made to the College Principal, Kevin Harrington. Some students may ...

Interview March, May & August / September
Application Date

Expand+Applications are invited from interested students from January onwards. Applications can only be made online. Places for courses may be offered after each round of interviews, subject to availability, through to the end of September. Correspondence...

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Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Courses starting in September 2017
Subjects Taught Course Content
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
Mature Entry Places Mature students with related qualifications.
Entry Requirements Open to anyone who wishes to learn about computers. Since places are limited, applicants will be interviewed.
Careers or Further Progression Students who successfully complete this course may apply to the Level 6 Advanced Certificate Administration Course 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