Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
CAO/CAS does not apply to our extensive range of courses. Students who have passed Leaving Certificate or Leaving Certificate Applied or Leaving Cert Vocational Programme are eligible to apply. Applicants may be interviewed. Entry requirements may be waived, in some instances.
The college welcomes applications from mature students. Applicants may be interviewed.
Entry requirements may be waived for mature students depending on their life experience.
Maintenance Grants Scheme
Students attending Listowel Community College may qualify for a maintenance grant. The amount of the grant for 2007/2008 is not available until July 2008.
Enquiries to: Kerry Education Services, Dan Spring Road, Tralee. Tel: 066 - 7121488
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Further information available by contacting administration at Listowel Community College or
Kerry Education Services, Dan Spring Road, Tralee. Tel: 066 - 7121488
PLC students are not required to pay tuition fees, however, they are required to pay a registration charge.
Higher Education Links Scheme
The Higher Education Links Scheme enables learners who have achieved a FETAC Level 5 certificate to apply for a higher education place in a range of higher education institutions.
How do I apply through the scheme?
Applications for a higher education place through the scheme are made using the standard CAO form. Instructions are provided in the current CAO Handbook.
Use this guide to find out:
(i) the FETAC certificates that are linked to higher education courses (Part 1) and
(ii) the higher education courses that are available in the participating institutions (Part 2)
Work experience is an integral part of all our courses. The work placement provides students with an opportunity to apply newly acquired skills and greatly enhances their employment prospects.
A guidance and Counseling service is available to all students. It aims to facilitate each student in deriving maximum benefit, both personally and vocationally, from his/her stay in the college.
The college has an established reputation as a leading provider of Information Technology courses. The college is equipped with state of the art facilities.