Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme
Places are still available on the VTOS programme (1012-2013) for adults over 21, in receipt of a social welfare payment for 6 months or more.
VTOS is a second chance education programme in a learner friendly environment.
If you are interested, please contact Rena Liston (VTOS co-ordinator).
What is VTOS?
It is a Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme, which is suitable for those adults who have been out of education and wish to return. You must fill out a College Application Form and a VTOS Application form. It is a full time day course.
Who is Eligible?
You must be over 21 years and have been receiving benefits 6 months
What are the qualifying benefits?
VTOS applicants need to apply directly to the school. Please call 068 21023 for further information.
What benefits will I obtain?
Full weekly Social Welfare payment
As well as and any secondary such as:
How much will it cost?
What about Crèche Facilities?
How Do I apply for VTOS?
Fill out the VTOS application form attached and available in the college. The closing date for receipt of completed application forms is the first week in September. Applications will be prioritised on the basis of educational need and the length of time you are on Social Welfare. Places are limited so you should apply as soon as possible.