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St. Anne's Post Leaving Cert Courses

  

St. Anne’s was opened as part of Tullow Community School in 1979. It is situated on the grounds of the Brigidine Convent but accessed through the main school grounds. Courses are designed to provide students with the necessary practical and interpersonal skills to work successfully in businesses large and small. Over the years St. Anne’s has had many graduates find successful employment throughout the country and all around the world.

St Anne’s College of Further Education is renowned for its excellent reputation for the last 40 years in business and information technology training.  The Co-Ordinators of the Course, Geraldine O’Toole and Marion O’Brien are experienced and professional instructors and are recognised for their expertise in their fields and are dedicated to academic excellence.

St. Anne’s plays an integral part in the local community as it provides local employers with first class prospective employees with up-to-date information technology skills and excellent inter-personal skills. 

Work experience is a mandatory module of the course; the students learn how an office is run and gain valuable experience in an office environment.  With the recession upon us it is vital that students are equipped to deal with the technological changes in today’s environment.

The FETAC Level 5 Award not only gives the students a qualification but it enables students to enter third level courses in colleges or universities. 

St. Anne’s students over the years have taken top places in Information Technology and Business departments in both private and public sector employment.

Enrolments are now taking place for the following courses which will commence in September.

ONE YEAR ADVANCED BUSINESS AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TRAINING COURSE(FULL-TIME)

This course is highly intensive and is open to Post Leaving Certificate Students and Mature Students.

MODULES INCLUDED ARE:

  • Text Production
  • Audio-Typewriting
  • Word Processing (Levels 5 & 6)
  • Work Experience 
  • Communications
  • French or German
  • Computer Applications (Database, Spreadsheet, Desktop Publishing) 
  • Manual and Computerised Accounts 
  • Office and Administration and Text Entry

FURTHER STUDIES

FETAC graduates are eligible to apply to Universities and Institutes of Technology for follow on courses using the qualifications obtained from the above course.

 

PART-TIME BACK TO EDUCATION INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY COURSE

St. Anne’s College of Further Education are pleased to offer the following course on a part-time basis for adults who need to re-skill or update their skills, are unemployed and want to return to the workforce or return to education

MODULES INCLUDED ARE:

  • Word Processing
  • Text Production
  • Database
  • Spreadsheet
  • PowerPoint
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Internet and Email Data Entry
  • Communications 
  • Work Experience

 

Entry Requirement

Applicants must be 18 years old and no previous experience of computers is necessary.

 

Certification

FETAC Level 5 Certificate in Business & Secretarial

 

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the above can pursue careers in Business Areas such as private companies, local authorities, hotels, offices, insurance, banks and industry.

 

BACK TO EDUCATION GRANTS, MAINTENANCE GRANTS, FAS FUNDING AND VTOS GRANTS AVAILABLE FOR THOSE WHO ARE ELIGIBLE.

 

For application forms and further information, please contact

Course Directors; Marion O’Brien and Geraldine O’Toole, 
Tel: 059-9151473; Fax: 059-9151472

Email: tulcomcw@eircom.net