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Vincent’s Volunteers

Vincent's are running a 2019 National Volunteer Recruitment Campaign for our their shops and are looking to recruit volunteers for Vincent’s Bishopstown, Ballincollig, Macroom, Blarney, Glanmire, North Main Street Cork. Shop Assistant Duties: Assist with sorting, pricing, and organising clothes Assist with display of stock, window displays, and shop events Provide excellent customer service Work [...]


Darkness Into Light

Register or donate at Darkness Into Light. On May  11 almost 250,000 participants in over 200 venues across 19 countries and 5 continents will walk from Darkness Into Light. Darkness into Light, organised by Pieta and proudly supported by Electric Ireland since 2013, is a global movement dedicated to ending suicide and supporting those [...]


Creative Writing and Photography Competition – The Winners!

Thanks so much to all the entrants of the Photography and Creative Writing competition that we held as part of Cork's Lifelong Learning Festival. Every entry was great, and it was very difficult to pick the top three! Thanks to Waterstones and O'Brien Studios for their continued sponsoring of this event. Photography Competition [...]


Book Fair

Where: College Foyer When: Thursday 11th April, 1:00PM - 2:00PM As part of Cork Lifelong Learning Festival, we are holding a Book Fair. This is an opportunity for anyone to find a book to suit their particular interests. Bring along your unwanted books and exchange them for other ones you want to read. There [...]


International Students Coffee Morning

Let us celebrate and recognise the different cultures that we have as part of the Cork LifeLong Learning Festival 2019 As well as coffee and goodies, we will have beautiful music played by Citadel. Citadel is a musical refuge for residents of the Kinsale Road Accommodation Centre. The group was formed after a successful project [...]


Word Experience

Work experience is an integral part of most of our courses and a vital part of the learning process. For some learners placement takes place throughout the academic year while others partake in 2-4 week block placement. All learners are fully insured by the college on work experience. The college continuously liaises with industry [...]


Course Fees 2019

Courses in the college are funded by the Department of Education and Skills and SOLAS (the Further education and Training Authority, with support from the European Social Fund. There are no tuition fees for PLC courses for EU/EEA students. Course fees are made up of: Programme Participant Contribution Student Services fee Examination fees Course Specific [...]



The college fosters a positive culture where every member of the college community has the right to be treated with courtesy, dignity and respect irrespective of disability, gender, age, religion, civil status, race, sexual orientation, family background or membership of the travelling community. The college recognises the very serious nature of discrimination and the [...]


Entry Requirements

DISCLAIMER The college reserves the right to restructure or cancel any course without notice. Our prospectus and web site do not infer or impose any legal obligation on the Cork Education and Training Board or the College Board of Management to provide courses or other services to students. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS Application for a place [...]


The Access Programme

The Access Programme provides assistance to students from DEIS schools and Youthreach Centres in Cork City and County in preparing for interviews for each of the Further Education Colleges within Cork ETB with the Student Support Forms and allows students to become familiar with a day in the life of a student in Further [...]


Tutoring the over 55s on the Internet and email

Age Action Ireland in conjunction with the Cork College of Commerce are planning to hold basic computer classes for over 55s in the College over the next few months. Requirements of Volunteer Tutor: Available for 2 hours over 5 weeks on a Monday evening 6:00 pm to 8:00  pm Patience Enthusiasm Good communication skills [...]