Mallow College of Further Education

Cork ETB QQI (FETAC) Level 5 & 6 Courses

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

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

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‚Äôs 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

Social Studies, Advanced Certificate

QQI Level 6 Inclusive Education and Training – 6M2263. 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. 2019/20 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. Apply Online Contact us at appliedsocialstudies@mallowcollege.ie for help and more information. Career Prospects Community and… Read More

Private Security Authority of Ireland (PSA)

MCFE, as part of the Cork ETB, is an accredited training provider for the Private Security Authority of Ireland (PSA) – under strict laws regarding the licensing process in the private security industry. The Government of Ireland through the Private Security Services Act, 2004, established the Private Security Authority which took up office in that year. It is the aim of the Authority to use the statutory regulation and enforcement powers provided to it to introduce positive, fundamental change in the industry. Our purpose is to instil customer and public confidence in this multi-stranded, multi-faceted business with the introduction, control and management of a comprehensive, standard driven, licensing system for all individuals and companies involved in the industry and to… Read More