Engineering Technology

Monaghan Institute


Course Name Engineering Technology
Course Provider Monaghan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 5M2061 CE07
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) Monaghan Town
Course Content

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Do you want to pursue a career in Engineering? Do you enjoy STEM subjects? If so, this course offers you a stepping stone to begin an exciting and lucrative career. There will always be a demand for skilled engineers in many differen...

FET Code 5M2061 - Engineering Technology
Duration 1 year full-time.
Comment Qualifications Obtained
5M2061 QQI Level 5 Engineering Technology
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Course Fee Government Levy €200.00
QQI Exam Fee €50.00
Administration Fee €50.00
Capitation Fee €130.00
Financial Support Full-time learners may be eligible to apply for PLC maintenance grants, which are means tested. For further details, visit or where applications can be made online or downloaded.
Application Date

Expand+You can apply online now. Applications close in October each year and reopen for the next academic year in January.

Monaghan Institute operates a policy of selection and admission of learners that is, at all stages and in all ways, equitable, tran...

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Subjects Taught Areas of study to include:
Engineering Workshop Processes
Engineering Workshop Theory
Engineering Drawing
Computer Aided Design
Safety & Health at Work
Work Experience
Word Processing

Additional: 3D Cad (Solid Works)
Options: Control Systems / Electronics
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate with five O6 grades (or five passes pre 2017) or equivalent is the standard entry requirement for Level 5 courses. Leaving Certificate Applied or QQI Level 4 Award are also acceptable on the majority of Level 5 courses.

Some courses have subject specific requirements and these will be noted on relevant course pages.

A QQI Level 5 award or equivalent in a relevant subject area is the standard entry requirement for Level 6 Advanced Certificate courses.
Assessment Method You will be assessed on the basis of:
• Assignments/Project Work
• Practical Skills Tests
• Written Examinations
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Careers or Further Progression

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Engineering Technology graduates find employment in diverse fields. Here are some of the most popular career destinations you could progress to:

Electronic Technician
Mechanical Engineering
Civil Engineering
CNC Operators

Further Enquiries For more information on this course, please contact the college office.

Monaghan Institute Education Campus,
Armagh Road,
Tel. 047-84900
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