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

Expand+This one year PLC programme will introduce students to the world of Engineering. It aims to provide students with a wide range of experience within the Engineering sectors while preparing students for entry into Third Level education, apprenticeships...

FET Code 5M2061 - Engineering Technology
Duration 5 days per week (including Work Experience)
Course Fee PLC Fees:
€200 Registration Fee (non-refundable)
€200 PLC Government Levy* €50 Level 5
QQI Certification Fee*
€80 Level 6 QQI Certification Fee*

Some people will be exempt from fees, e.g. medical card holders, SUSI grant holders and people in a Back to Education Allowance (BTEA) or VTOS allowances.
Financial Support Students may be eligible to apply for the SUSI Grant or the Back to Education Allowance.
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September
Subjects Taught Modules

Engineering Workshop Processes
Computer Aided Draughting (2D CAD)
Engineering Drawing
Engineering Workshop Theory
Personal Effectiveness
Work Experience
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate or QQI Level 4, or equivalent standard of education. All applicants are subject to an interview and an online assessment.
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Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Links to 3rd Level

On successful completion of this programme, students can apply to Athlone Institute of Technology (AIT) for entry to the Higher Certificate in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering and Engineering Degrees in Mechanical Engi...

Further Enquiries Contact Elaine on 057 9349471 / email