National College of Ireland (NCI) is located in the heart of Dublin City. The college has three schools; The School of Business, the School of Computing and the School of Community Studies. We provide accredited third-level courses in our specialist areas of accountancy, finance, business, human resource management, computing and community studies. Full and part-time courses in these areas are offered at different levels, from certificate to diploma, degree and postgraduate level.
NCI has been to the forefront of innovation in learning for over 50 years, transforming education in a way that is both simple and extraordinary. Our state-of-the-art campus in Dublin's International Financial Services Centre (IFSC) provides the hub for an innovative and unique programme of work in academic development, teaching and research. Through our campus in the IFSC, our network of 30 off-campus centres, on-site educational hubs within industry and our online programme, we in NCI are committed to enabling learners to avail of leading edge education. NCI's courses are accredited by HETAC/FETAC and qualify for relevant grants, free fees (full-time programmes / courses) and tax relief.
Accredited Full-Time & Part-Time Courses at different levels, from certificate to diploma, degree and postgraduate level, in Business, Management, Human Resource Management, Accounting, Financial Services, Technology, Computing, Humanities and related fields. Also Online & Flexible Learning Courses.
Daybreak School, located in 36 Parnell Square West, Dublin 1, Ireland is a FETAC accredited Health Care Training school. We deliver FETAC level 5 courses, specialising in all Health Care. Presently this year 2014 we deliver FETAC Level 5 Courses: Care of the Older Person, Nursing Theory and Practice, Care Skills. These are NEW courses and intended for persons seeking employment in the nursing homes or in home care.
Director of Training is Mr Brian McCarthy, RGN., RMN., MSc., MA(Hons) and has worked as a general and psychiatric nurse in the major University hospitals in Dublin and Waterford since 1998. His programs in People Moving and Handling and Adult CPR are used in many health care facilities in Dublin.
The College of Naturopathic Medicine is one of Ireland’s largest, most highly-respected and well-known natural medicine training providers, with colleges in Dublin, Cork, Galway and Limerick. Our Naturopathy Foundation Courses (Biomedicine, Naturopathy Study, and Naturopathic Practical) form the basis of our training and provide CNM students with a firm grasp of Naturopathic principles and therapies, before proceeding to specialisation in Homeopathy, Acupuncture, and/or Herbal Medicine. For those studying Naturopathic Nutrition, Naturopathy Study and Naturopathic Practical are optional courses. We offer full-time and part-time study options. The CNM is dedicated to training successful and qualified practitioners, with courses fully recognised and accredited by the relevant regulating bodies.
4.Coogan Bergin Clinic & College of Beauty Therapy
Courses / Programs
Coogan Bergin Clinic & College of Beauty Therapy is Dublin’s premier centre of excellence in all things ‘Beauty’, located on Wicklow Street, just off Grafton Street in Dublin City centre. The college provides both full-time & part-time beauty therapy diploma courses and postgraduate courses. Internationally accredited by both CIBTAC & CIDESCO the world’s leading examination body, we have a record of outstanding success with a 98% pass rate in all disciplines over the past 28 years.
Due to our famed reputation in the area of teaching, our graduates are in huge demand – even in the most challenging of times. Since opening in 1982, Coogan Bergin has trained therapists to the highest standards with the very top international accreditation
We underwent major renovations and re-launched for the 2010 school year. We are, without doubt, the most state of the art College of Beauty Therapy in Ireland. With our cutting edge facilities, we ensure that our students have the most up-to-date equipment, in beautiful surroundings.
This, combined with our famed reputation in the area of teaching will ensure that your training experience is memorable and of the highest international standard.
If you are looking for a job in the café industry, taking a barista training course at Dublin Barista School will give you a fantastic advantage! The Dublin Barista School is a training institution dedicated to barista training and education for coffee professionals and enthusiasts. We provide a range of quality barista courses, designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills to create the perfect cup.
Our barista training courses include: Introduction to Barista Skills, Certificate in Barista Skills (accredited by the London Chamber of Commerce & Industry - LCCI) as well as HACCP & Food Safety. These are delivered to the highest professional standards by experienced and dedicated tutors. We are constantly adding to our course portfolio, with many more barista courses planned for later in the year.
Our barista courses are conducted in a fully-operational café, which ensures students are exposed to a broad range of coffee-related equipment and products, something we see as vital for barista training. The café is conveniently located in Ranelagh in Dublin 2.
Independent College Dublin, located in central Dublin, Ireland, is a private third level college offering undergraduate, Postgraduate and Professional programmes in Accountancy, Law, Journalism and the Arts. Our programms are designed to get you into and to the top of your chosen career.
The college is managed by business experienced lecturers and academics who understand the importance of targeted and relevant qualifications. As a student, you are joining an intellectually lively community and you will find this to be an engaging and vibrant place to learn. So, whether you are making the transition from second-level; or battling with the prospect of learning after a hard day’s work or whatever your circumstances; Independent Colleges will be your home from home.
- ACCA / CPA / CPD
- MAcc Master of Accounting
- LL.B (Hons) Irish Law
- LL.M Comparative Media Law
- BA (Hons) in Journalism
- MA in Journalism
- B.A. in Psychotherapy Studies
- H.Dip in Psychotherapy
- Diploma in Event Management with PR
& many more ...
Portobello Institute, located in Dublin Ireland, is a private college offering intensive post-leaving certificate training to students of all ages. All courses have been designed to meet the demands of wide and expanding industries where employment is ensured for successful graduate.
Each tutor is highly qualified and skilled at recognising individual student educational and personal requirements. The College selects only tutors who have a multitude of work experience which can be called upon by the students in the form of effective careers advice. Training standards are extremely high and each full-time student undertakes a practical work experience programme designed to give him/her an invaluable insight and experience in to their chosen sector. Successful students have the opportunity to gain a host of qualifications and are also awarded a college diploma on completion of their training that is based on continuous assessment rather than a final examination.
At the end of the course year the college hosts its annual Graduation Ceremony, at which students are presented with their Portobello Institute Certificate.
Holistic College Dublin provides comprehensive, professional training in a wide range of therapies from foundation courses to the most advanced therapeutic training in Ireland. Our training centre is located at Our Lady's Hospice in Harold's Cross on the south side of Dublin (Dublin Bus routes 15N, 16, 16a, 19a, 18, 83, 49, 49a and 54a pass through this area).
At Holistic College Dublin, we offer both part-time and full-time diploma courses in areas such as holistic massage, reflexology, sports massage and much more. We also provide a wide range of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses.
At Holistic College Dublin, all of our training programmes are recognised for excellence in training standards and superb exam results. Holistic College Dublin is a registered provider for F.E.T.A.C. and I.T.E.C. awards.
Our goal in providing learning programmes in complementary therapies is to produce highly skilled professional therapists who work with a holistic approach and compassion. We are dedicated to providing a learning environment that facilitates all learners to develop to their full potential.
- Diploma Course in Holistic Massage
- Diploma Course in Reflexology
Postgraduate Diploma Courses:
- Diploma Course in Aromatherapy
- Diploma Course in Indian Head Massage
- Diploma Course in Sports Massage
- Diploma in Lecturing – Teacher Training Course
Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Courses:
- Connective Tissue Massage and Soft Tissue Release
- Deep Tissue Hot Stone Massage
- Therapeutic Back Massage
- Therapeutic Neck & Shoulder Massage
- Pregnancy Massage
The National Children's Nurseries Association (NCNA), based in south of Dublin City, Ireland was established in 1988 to promote high standards of quality childcare. We have a membership of 800 organisations throughout Ireland, the majority of which are full day-care providers for children aged 3mths - 6yrs. We offer a range of childcare courses in centres throughout the country including FETAC Level 5 and Level 6 childcare certificate courses. Locations include Dublin, Cork, Limerick, Galway, Meath, Kerry, Sligo among many others.
Our main aim is to emphasise the importance of early childhood experiences by working consistently to increase the quality of day-care in Ireland, through education, information and support of all involved in this sector. We concentrate on providing advice, support and training for member nurseries as well as raising public awareness regarding issues in the childcare sector. The NCNA offers a wide range of training courses and workshops on week nights and at the weekends so that full time childcare practitioners can avail of them outside work hours.
Pitman Training Dublin are computer training experts located in Dublin, Ireland. We offer the biggest range of computer courses and vocational training modules to ensure your career gets off to a flying start. We are still the experts for typing training and shorthand, as well as Computerised Accounts, Book-keeping courses and Secretarial Training. This includes Legal Secretarial training courses, Medical Secretarial training courses and Exec PA for those wishing to achieve a top level qualification. At many centres you can even choose online study and distance learning options to complete your Pitman Training Diploma.