St. Colman's Community College


Course Name Tourism
Course Provider St. Colman's Community College
Alternative Provider(s) Youghal Youthreach Centre, Cork ETB
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Course Code 5M5011
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) Midleton
Course Content Are you interested in working in Ireland's Largest Industry, Hospitality, Heritage and Tourism., would you like to work in a Hotel, Tourism Information a Tourist Site/attractions , would you like to run or be involved in running events such as festivals.

This is a unique opportunity for you, secure work experience, learn about history and culture, learn to produce an event, gain hospitality skills and discover worldwide tourism practices.
FET Code 5M5011 - Tourism with Business
Duration 1 year

Expand+A national Certificate QQI level 5 in Tourism with Business 5M5011 Major Award is awarded on successful completion. The award is recognised within the National Framework of Qualifications.

To obtain a full QQI Major Award Level 5 a learner must b...

Course Fee Student services cost of €250 pays for all books, photocopying etc.

Department of Education & Skills: €200*

QQI Fees €50*

*Note Students with medical cards or in receipt of social welfare are exempt from paying the Dept. of Education & Skills fee and the QQI exam fee .

Installment plan for fees available

Book Loan Scheme: All course text books are loaned to students and are paid for under the student services cost. students on completion of course on return of books.
Financial Support

SUSI This means tested grant is a source of financial help available for students on full-time courses. Check the Eligibility Reckoner

If the cost of childcare is preventing you from doing a course w...

Interview Yes
Application Date By September 2019
Online application available - view link below.

These Course will commence again in Sept 2019, you can apply now as courses are often full by June, if you do apply now we may not contact you back immediately, in the meantime If you have a question regarding the course please email
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Enrolment and Start Dates Comment These Course will commence again in Sept 2019
Subjects Taught

Expand+◾Tourism Principles and Practice 5N2078 (Credit Value 15 -mandatory)
National and International Tourism. Understand the tourist product of Ireland as a unique destination and how to promote and sell it. Identify a range of international and n...

Mature Entry Places Mature students welcome
Entry Requirements Applications are welcome from all adult applicants and those sitting the Leaving Cert 2019

Garda Vetting form available online (View link to course webpage below)
Careers or Further Progression Progression Options
This accreditation may offer an alternative route to third level Education. Career prospects include Reception , Hospitality, Heritage & Tourism Information Center, Travel Agency, Tour Guide and Self Employment.
Further Enquiries Telephone: 021 463 1696
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