Engineering Technology

Tullamore Further Education Centre


Course Name Engineering Technology
Course Provider Tullamore Further Education Centre
Alternative Provider(s) Laois & Offaly ETB
Course Code 5M2061
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Tullamore
Course Content This one-year programme aims to give students a wide range of experience within the engineering sectors and prepare students for entry into third level education, apprenticeships and direct entry into the workplace.
FET Code 5M2061 - Engineering Technology
Duration One year, full-time, September 2017 - May 2018
Course Fee €200 PLC Government Levy (some exemptions apply)
€200 Registration Fee
€50 QQI Certification Fee (some exemptions apply)
Learners may be entitled to Back to Education Allowance.
All fees must be paid before commencement of the programme.
Financial Support Students may be eligible to apply for the SUSI Grant or the Back to Education Allowance.
Application Date How to apply for Engineering Technology (QQI Level 5)
Contact us directly for an application form at:
Tullamore Further Education & Training Centre,
T: 057 93 49424
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Starting September 2017
Subjects Taught Modules*:
1. Engineering Workshop Processes
2. Engineering Workshop Theory
3. Computer Aided Draughting (2D CAD)
4. Engineering Drawing
5. Electronics
6. Mathematics
7. Personal Effectiveness
8. Work Experience
*Modules subject to change
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate or QQI Level 4 or equivalent standard of education. All applicants must attend for interview and online assessment to determine suitability for programme.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Employment Opportunities:
Careers in engineering include metal fabrication, welding and other related engineering sectors. As an alternative to directly entering the workforce, students may also be eligible to apply for apprenticeships.


Further Enquiries Contact Elaine on 057 9349444 or email