Tuesday, August 17, 2021

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IT Carlow’s faculty of Lifelong Learning provides a wide range of internationally recognised courses across a variety of disciplines and award levels. This includes courses funded by the
Springboard+ and July Stimulus initiatives. There has never been a better time to develop a new skill or to upgrade your existing expertise. IT Carlow is one of the largest providers of higher education lifelong learning (LLL) programmes in the country. LLL enrolments currently account for over 51% of its total learner population and the faculty operates across Carlow, Wexford, and Wicklow campuses.

Springboard+ offers up to 90% funded third-level college places on a part-time basis to jobseekers and returners, offering the chance to study part-time while continuing to work.
Courses available include M.Sc. in Pharmaceutical Regulatory Affairs, Higher Diploma in Business International Business, Certificate in Purchasing Strategy (FREE), B.Sc. in Energy Management (Buildings) and Certificate in Web Design. Participants can embark on a lifelong learning journey while maintaining their professional commitments, emerging with new skillsets sure to be of value in their future work endeavours.

July Stimulus
As part of the Government’s announcement on the July Stimulus package on July 24th, 2020, additional funding was allocated for Higher Education skills-related programmes. The faculty
of Lifelong Learning has received funding to run 11 modular (10 credit modules) programmes commencing in September 2021. Learners can take up to three courses from the list of funded programmes provided there is no overlap on the timetable. Courses include Industrial Microbiology and Biopharmaceuticals; Construction Project Management; CAD and 3D Modelling (FREE); Health Wellbeing and Nutrition (FREE); Effective Leadership and Change Management; and Organisational Psychology and Behaviour.

Information Evening
Join some of the Lifelong Learning team on Tuesday, August 24th from 7 pm to 8 pm for an online Information Evening about the full range of LLL courses on offer. You will have the
opportunity to learn about the variety of courses available, eligibility criteria and the application process. The information session will be followed by a Live Q&A where the team can answer your queries. Register your interest for this evening at itcarlow.ie/study/lifelong-learning/information-evening.htm

Full details of part-time courses are available here

Queries can be emailed to [email protected] or call 059 9175280

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