Mallow College of Further Education

Cork ETB QQI (FETAC) Level 5 & 6 Courses

Accounting Technicians Ireland

ATI Member of Accounting Technicians Ireland. In association with the Accounting Technicians Ireland, study for a professional qualification leading to a career in commercial, industrial and public sector organisations and in the offices of practicing accountants. Accounting Technicians Ireland has over 10,000 members and students and provides an internationally recognised qualification with a reputation for the highest educational and technical standards. After two years at Mallow College followed by two years of work experience, you become a member of Accounting Technicians Ireland with excellent career prospects. Alternatively graduates can progress directly into year three of accountancy degrees or into other professional accountancy certification programmes. Having completed Accounting Technician exams, you are exempt from three out of five of the Chartered… Read More

Animal Care

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Animal Care – 5M2768. Work with your love of animals and start a new career in the animal care industry. Become an expert in grooming companion animals – studying in our designated animal grooming facility. Study to support vets and veterinary nurses in a veterinary practice with components in veterinary assisting skills, animal welfare, safety and health at work, and customer service. Deepen your understanding of companion animals with components in biology and animal anatomy and physiology. Develop your expertise in our animal science lab. Use your qualification to progress on to veterinary nursing and science degrees. 2018/19 Applications are now open, and free. CAO points not required. Grant and Social Welfare funding available. To… Read More

Computer Systems & Networks (Systems Administrator)

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Computer Systems & Networks – 5M0536. Train as an experienced Networks and Computer Systems Administrator. Achieve a solid foundation in hardware maintenance, Linux systems software, local area networking, programming and scripting, database management, virtualisation, website design and web server hosting. Ensure your progression opportunities with QQI Maths for IT – the latest alternative to leaving certificate maths. Specialise in industry standard and trending technologies in an holistic approach across the course – with sought after employment skills in Linux server operating systems, LibreOffice, PHPMyAdmin and MySQL server administration, Python programming, Windows Server 2016, and virtualisation with VMware and Oracle VirtualBox. Common projects include installing and configuring LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP/Python) servers as virtual machines,… Read More

Computer Systems & Software, Advanced Certificate

QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Software Development – 6M0691. New for 2018/19: To prepare students progressing from level 5 with employable skills and further experience in server administration, networking, web, database, and solutions development. Students progressing to higher education will go with a firm skill base and improved confidence and experience. Extend your skill-set in networking and in software development at QQI level 6 – whether your level award 5 is in computing and networks or in software development we’ve designed this course to facilitate either. Explore the world of graphical Windows programming with VB.net, object-oriented code with Python, modern Agile software project development and project planning, and SQL database, with the technical backup of excellent networks skills. Level… Read More

eBusiness

QQI Level 5 eBusiness – 5M0828. The world of business has changed. The real marketplace is now online. The Internet has heralded a world where information technology has moved beyond simple automation to a time where sales follow the sun on a 24-hour day across the globe; with both an ever expanding global market and an unprecedented opportunity to engage directly with customers online and via social media. With the right staff and the right staff-training, e-business presents a unique strategic competitive advantage to any business. So if you’ve got excellent administration and office computing skills as well as dedicated e-business training and insight then you’re exactly the type of person every employer needs. Or continue your studies with progression… Read More

Healthcare Support (Care of the Elderly)

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Health Care Support – 5M4339. Launch an exciting career in the HSE and private healthcare organisations. Train with our dedicated team of fully qualified nurses in Mallow College’s newly renovated and equipped healthcare unit. Harness your maturity, previous life and work-experiences to develop new skills, achieve the necessary QQI certification, and be workplace ready as a healthcare assistant on graduation in nine months. Unlock opportunities for employment. Become a valued member of a personal care team assisting nursing and medical staff in a hospital, nursing home, or home help environment. Change your life to a career that makes a difference. 2018/19 Applications are now open, and free. CAO points not required. Grant and Social Welfare… Read More

Nursing Studies

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Nursing Studies – 5M4349. Achieve your career goal in nursing. Train with our dedicated team of fully qualified nurses in Mallow College’s newly renovated and equipped healthcare unit. Prepare and develop the academic and practical skills necessary for your progression to your third level nursing or midwifery degree. Join Mallow College’s excellent record in career coaching, preparing our students to progress on via CAO and UCAS to universities in Ireland and UK, and across Europe. Graduate from Mallow College as a fully qualified healthcare assistant, with work-experience, ready to work in any healthcare setting with essential certification in occupational first aid, patient handling and client moving. Become the healthcare professional you want to be. 2018/19… Read More

Social Studies, Advanced Certificate

QQI Level 6 Inclusive Education and Training – 6M2263. New for 2018/19: This programme will enhance the skills and qualities which were developed at Level 5 QQI in Social Studies, Healthcare or Early Education and Care disciplines. It will further give the participants the practical knowledge and a wider breath of theoretical knowledge required to enter higher education/vocational sector. 2018/19 Applications are now open, and free. CAO points not required. Grant and Social Welfare funding available. To apply online now for September you will just need to provide two essential pieces of information: your email address and your PPS number. Look for this course under Education & Welfare. Contact us at appliedsocialstudies@mallowcollege.ie for help and more information. Career Prospects Community… Read More

Spa Diploma

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Beauty Therapy – 5M3471. New for 2018/19: These qualifications combine the full range of skills and knowledge for learners seeking employment or self-employment in the spa industry and wider beauty and leisure industries. Learners qualify in areas such as holistic massage using pre-blended aromatherapy oils, stone therapy, spa and hydrotherapy treatments. Qualifications are recognised by all relevant professional bodies within the beauty industry for membership and insurance purposes. 2018/19 Applications are now open, and free. CAO points not required. Grant and Social Welfare funding available. To apply online now for September you will just need to provide two essential pieces of information: your email address and your PPS number. Look for this course under Hair,… Read More

Erasmus+ 2017/2018

30 full-time day students will be selected to join us, fully-funded, with Erasmus+ in Techniczne Zakłady Naukowe, Dąbrowa Górnicza, Poland, for 2 weeks from the 12th of February 2018. Learn Polish before you go with free classes in Mallow College for Erasmus+ students. As well as trips and activities, in the first week students will attend college classes at Techniczne Zakłady Naukowe and in week 2 will go on work-placement in Dąbrowa Górnicza. Sign-up here to apply. Interviews and application process to follow in October 2017. Just one of the many reasons to enrol with Mallow College for this September!