County Kilkenny Vocational Education Committee offers an extensive range of Post-Leaving Certificate(PLC) Courses.
The following PLC courses are available at Scoil Aireagail:
The PLC or Further Education Programme (PLC/FE) is full time and provides appropriate vocational training to allow people to bridge the gap between school and work. The courses are designed to offer individuals specialist knowledge, training and work experience which will support them in seeking employment or gaining a place at third level.
·enhance their prospects of securing lasting, full-time employment
·progress to other studies.
PLC courses run by Kilkenny VEC and Scoil Aireagail are open to:
·Young people who have completed senior cycle education, and require further vocational education and training to boost their prospects of employment or allow them advance to other studies
·Adults returning to education who may not have completed the senior cycle but are deemed by the provider to have the necessary competencies to undertake the Programme.
This one-year programme is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills required by the Information Technology industry. The course is intended for students wishing to pursue a career in information processing. Students will also acquire important web and computing design skills.
All of the following modules
General Studies modules:
Upon successful completion of the module participants will be awarded a FETAC Level 5 Major Award in Information Processing.