Mallow College of Further Education

Cork ETB QQI (FETAC) Level 5 & 6 Courses

Early Childhood Care, Education & Montessori, Advanced Certificate

QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Early Childhood Care and Education – 6M2007. Define yourself and advance your career in the Montessori childcare profession with Mallow College level 6. Achieve a wider range of employment and promotion opportunities with advanced responsibilities. Use your QQI level 5 and 6 awards to progress directly into year two of early childhood degrees in CIT and across Ireland. Develop your training and professional confidence to work as part of a childcare team. Mentored by experienced childcare professionals, gain ongoing practical experience of childcare alongside the academic knowledge of Montessori theory and practice. You are ready for a career as a confident, knowledgeable, Montessori professional. 2019/20 Applications are now open, and free. CAO points not… Read More

Early Childhood Care, Education & Special Needs

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Early Childhood Care and Education – 5M2009. Specialise in the childcare profession: learn to support and nurture children with special needs and abilities. Prepare to work as a special needs assistant (SNA) in pre-school, primary or secondary level schools. Achieve the competence to work in a professional childcare team. Mentored by experienced childcare professionals, gain ongoing practical experience of special needs assisting alongside the academic knowledge of child development theory and practice. Work placement is an integral part of the course. Learn your craft as part of a working professional team. Start with a solid basis to progress to an advanced certificate in QQI at Mallow College or straight to degree level with UCC, CIT… Read More

Early Childhood Care, Education & Special Needs, Advanced Certificate

QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Early Childhood Care and Education – 6M2007. Bring your special needs training to another level. Develop your understanding of special needs and abilities and advance your career in the growing childcare industry with Mallow College level 6. Achieve a wider range of employment and promotion opportunities with advanced responsibilities. Use your QQI level 5 and 6 awards to progress directly into year two of early childhood degrees in CIT and across Ireland. Develop your training and professional confidence to work as part of a childcare team. Mentored by experienced childcare professionals, gain ongoing practical experience of childcare alongside the academic knowledge of special needs theory and practice. You are ready to professionally support and… Read More

Online Sales & Marketing

QQI Level 5  Certificate in 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, online sales & marketing presents a unique strategic competitive advantage to any business. So if you’ve got excellent administration and office computing skills as well as dedicated online sales & marketing training and insight then you’re exactly the type of person every employer… Read More

Hairdressing

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Hairdressing – 5M3351. Start your hairdressing career at Mallow College. Experience real salon life working in our two fully-equipped College salons, closely mentored by our team of fully qualified hairdressers who bring years of professional experience to your training. In your two year course with Mallow College you are trained to QQI level 5, and with Senior Trades Certificates. Add to your portfolio of skills with workshops in barbering, up-styling, and colouring. Complete your apprenticeship with a further two years on the job training to become a professional hairdresser in a vibrant and exciting industry. 2019/20 Applications are now open, and free. CAO points not required. Grant and Social Welfare funding available. To apply online… Read More

Health & Social Studies, Advanced Certificate

QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Social and Vocational Integration – 6M2218. Advance your knowledge and skills of social care work with this advanced certificate in health and social science. Provide professional care to vulnerable groups in our society, the marginalised and disadvantaged, and for those with special needs. Empower your clients to reach their full potential with dignity in a truly person-centred approach. Broaden your skills base and deepen your understanding of mental health issues, disability, special needs assisting and health promotion. Add to your CV with valuable work experience. Develop yourself personally and professionally; or use your confidence to progress on to third level. 2019/20 Applications are now open, and free. CAO points not required. Grant and Social… 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. 2019/20 Applications are now open, and free. CAO points not required. Grant and Social Welfare… Read More

Medical Secretary

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Business Administration – 5M2468. Mallow College has put together a unique choice of business and office courses with enhanced specialisations. With the essential skills for employment in a healthcare setting, as a Medical Secretary graduate you will work in administrative and front office roles in either public or private sector medicine. You will have excellent communications skills, handle correspondence, facilitate patients and professionals, arrange and schedule appointments, bill patients and insurance companies, compile medical charts and reports, and order supplies. 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, anatomy and physiology, and medical terminology. You will also have… 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. 2019/20… Read More

Security & Criminology

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Security Studies – 5M2110. Become PSA licensed under the Private Security Services Act 2004 – and work immediately in the security industry as either door supervisor (licensed premises) and security guard (static). With Mallow College’s QQI certified academic qualification, including security and criminology, open a path to progression to institutes of technology across Ireland. Security classes in Mallow College add to their academic work with team-building exercises and events, self-defence training, practical work experience, and have a valued tradition as a part of the team during College public events and open days. Think about a future in a wide range of security services – strengthen your application for airport police, the defence Forces, emergency and… Read More