Mallow College of Further Education

Cork ETB QQI (FETAC) Level 5 & 6 Courses

Accounting Technicians Ireland

ATI Member of Accounting Technicians Ireland – ATI. 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… 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. Career Prospects Animal grooming. + Boarding kennels. + Pet shop. + Veterinary industry. + Course Contents Animal Grooming… Read More

Animal Science, Advanced Certificate

QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Animal Science – 6M5153. Take your knowledge and skill of working with companion animals to the next level with this QQI level 6 advanced certificate. Develop the competence to run your own grooming parlour or boarding kennel with advanced components in animal grooming, grooming science and kennel and cattery management. Improve your skills working with dogs in the theory and practice of obedience and training. Explore the role of companion animals in our society; the care, husbandry and management of domestic and captive animals; and study the legislative requirements in the animal trade. Enhance your scientific knowledge with animal science. Practical sessions to reinforce theory take place in the grooming room and laboratory on… Read More

Applied Social Studies

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Applied Social Studies – 5M2181. Launch your career in social care or social work. Identify issues affecting your own life and that of your community and society. Study psychology and how to apply the theory to real life situations. Acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for active and positive participation in the complex, diverse and rapidly changing society we live in. Develop an awareness for how to best support and respond to the needs of people with intellectual difficulties. Develop your professional competency by learning about law and how to promote safety and health in a working environment. Applied Social Studies at Mallow College will equip you with knowledge, confidence and ability to advance to… Read More

Beauty Therapy & Body Therapy Diplomas (ITEC)

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Beauty Therapy – 5M3471. Experience the buzz of working in Mallow College’s own salon. Train as a QQI and ITEC internationally recognised professional in facials, eye treatments, body treatments, manicure/pedicure, waxing, make up, body and facial electrics, body massage and more, using the best professional products and equipment. Train in a highly motivated environment, with a committed and dedicated team in an intensive programme designed to deliver the highest standards expected by the beauty industry. Successful learners are qualified in the exciting and glamorous world of the beauty industry and open a world of progression opportunities in more advanced qualifications in Mallow College and around the world. If you’re looking for the right first step… Read More

Business Administration

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Business Administration – 5M2468. You’re ready to work in general clerical and office administration with a business administration award from Mallow College. Achieve excellent general employment and office skills, a proficiency in the complete range of Microsoft Office applications, and specialise in frontline reception skills, business, bookkeeping and payroll. Whether you are just moving on from school or are returning to work as a mature student you’re getting instantly employable essential office administration skills. With a business administration award you can also continue on your progression route to study commerce and other qualifications at CIT and UCC. At Mallow College we’ve put together a unique choice of courses including the opportunity to recover a problem… Read More

Business Studies

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Business Studies – 5M2102. This is your introduction to the world of business – whether you are just moving on from school or are returning to work as a mature student. Start with new saleable essential office skills. Achieving a business studies award you will be ready to work with excellent general employment and office skills, be proficient in the range of Microsoft Office applications, and specialise in digital marketing, business, bookkeeping and payroll. With a business studies award you can also continue on your progression route to study commerce and other qualifications at CIT and UCC. At Mallow College we’ve put together a unique choice of courses including the opportunity to recover a problem… Read More

Carpentry & Joinery

QQI Level 6 Craft – Carpentry and Joinery – 6M18174. A report commissioned by the Construction Federation of Ireland has identified that the Irish Construction Industry is set to grow by 9% annually and will require 30,800 carpenters and joiners by 2020. Meet the needs of this industry with an apprenticeship in Carpentry and Joinery. Look for apprenticeship opportunities on and begin your apprenticeship with an employer that is registered to train apprentices. Attend Mallow College of Further Education for a 11 week block during phase 4 of your apprenticeship and again for another 10 week block during phase 6. On successful completion of all 7 phases of your apprenticeship, you graduate with a QQI internationally recognised advanced certificate.… Read More

Business, Advanced Certificate

QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Business – 6M4985. Improve your business outlook with advanced training in Business Management, Human Resource Management, business IT and presentation skills. Increase your confidence with presentation software and communication skills that can be used in a business and training environment. In a course structured to suit those with family commitments, elevate your office and general management skills to an expert standard with this internationally recognised qualification and take your business career to the next level. Use your full qualification to advance to year two of Business Administration and Office Management degrees in Institutes of Technology across Ireland. Applicants presenting with QQI level 5 Word Processing 5N1358 and Spreadsheets 5N1977 components will most benefit from… Read More

Complementary Health (ITEC)

Graduate with a portfolio of qualifications that enable you to work as a complementary therapist. Holistic therapies aim to restore balance to mind, body and spirit and to improve overall health and wellbeing. As a massage and holistic therapist you will master the practical skills and knowledge to help clients restore balance and potential. Study with a hands-on practical approach at Mallow College – working with a dedicated team of professionals and salon facilities with state-of-the-art industry equipment. Career Prospects Complementary therapist. + Cruise liners. + Holistic centres. + Hotel spas. + Self employment. + Course Contents Anatomy and Physiology, Diploma (QAN 100/2412/8) Level 3 ITEC. Business & Professionalism ITEC. Holistic Massage, Diploma (QAN 100/2404/9) Level 3 ITEC. Nutrition (5N2006)… Read More