Mallow College of Further Education

Cork ETB QQI (FETAC) Level 5 & 6 Courses

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

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

Accounts & Payroll Assistant

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Business Studies – 5M2102. Study for a recognised qualification leading to a career in commercial, industrial and public sector organisations and in the offices of practicing accountants.  Whether you are just moving on from school or are returning to work as a mature student you’re getting instantly employable essential accounts and payroll skills.  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 Leaving Certificate maths grade with an optional Level 5 maths component within your timetable.  You’re going to be ready and confident… Read More

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