Adult Education

Duiske College is pleased to offer a choice of 5 Further Education programmes for 2020-2021.

Download our 2020-2021 brochure here.

Level 5 Business with Digital Marketing 5M2102
Level 5 Creative Media 5M5048
Level 6 Business with Tourism 6M4985
Level 6 Visual Art 6M4029
Level 5 Adventure Tourism (Outdoor Sports) 5M5148

To apply for any of the above courses, please complete the Expression of Interest form

Please click here for Quality Assurance newsletter for learners May 2020

Please remember that Duiske College has Progression Agreements with WIT and CIT and students can earn up to 390 CAO points by successfully completing one of our courses.


Fees for courses are listed on course information pages.

Students who are in receipt of the Back to Education payment or the SUSI grant may be exempt from the €200 government levy.

Students may be entitled to a student grant. G
rants may be applied for through

Students may be entitled to a Back to Education payment. Information is available from the Department of Social Protection.

Application Procedures:

Application forms for all courses may be downloaded here.

Successful completion of an interview in cases of over-subscription

Courses commence in mid September.

Minimum Entry Requirements:
Junior Certificate/Leaving Cert/Leaving Cert Applied or equivalent.

Mature applicants (over 23) are welcome (no formal qualification required)

CAO Points:
Graduates of all Further Education
courses at Duiske College can earn

up to 390 CAO points.

Students must complete a FULL award to be awarded these points. See for further information

Progression Agreements:
A Progression Scheme is an additional route into Higher Education for students of partner Colleges of Further Education.

The route is in addition to applicants being assessed as regular CAO applicants on the basis of Leaving Certificate or FET QQI points, or as a CAO mature applicants. There are a specific number of places reserved on particular programmes for Progression Scheme applicants.

Duiske College has Progression Agreements with Waterford IT and Carlow IT.

Awarding Bodies:
The programmes offered by Duiske College are full-time and accredited by the following internationally recognized bodies: