VTOS Courses – Computers & Business

WHAT IS VTOS?

VTOS means “Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme”.

VTOS gives unemployed adults the opportunity of returning to full-time education and remain in benefit. 

VTOS APPLICANTS

Applicants must be: 

  • aged 21 or over; 
  • unemployed for at least  six months; 
  • in receipt of social welfare benefits 

Coming back to education is a courageous step to take which, as we have experienced over the years, often proves to be the springboard to a new career or lifelong interest.

VTOS…THE FACTS

Take up the VTOS challenge and immediately the benefits to you are: 

  • getting back to education 
  • payments equal to your social welfare benefits 
  • lunch and travel allowances 
  • no fees 
  • free books

Click on the links to find out more about these courses:

For further information on Returning to Education courses phone (01) 668 4498 or email us at furthereducation@ringsendcollege.ie.

Course Code: 5M2468-B

QQI Level: QQI Level 5

  • Business Administration Skills
  • Double Entry Booking  - manual and computerised
  • Digital Marketing 
  • Spreadsheets 
  • Database Methods 
  • Word Processing 
  • Safety and Health at Work 
  • Communications 
  • Work Experience 
Entry requirements - Upper second level standard of education, aptitude test and interview.
Progression - To higher education, further training or employment.
 

To apply for this course click here to download the application form.

Course Code: 5M0536-C1

QQI Level: QQI Level 5

  • Operating Systems 
  • Computer Systems Hardware 
  • Network Essentials 
  • Maths for Information Technology 
  • ICT Security Policy and Management  
  • Virtualisation Support 
  • Communications 
  • Work Experience 
  • CompTIA A+ 

Entry requirements - Upper second level standard of education, aptitude test and interview.

Progression - To higher education, further training or employment.

To apply for this course click here to download the application form.

Course Code: 5M0536-C2

QQI Level: QQI Level 6

In Year Two of Computer Systems and Networks, learners will be given training to receive industry standard accreditation and certification in the following: 

  • Physical and Logical Networks
  • System Software  
  • Information Technology Administration
  • Network Infrastructure
  • Customer Service
  • Personal and Professional Development
  • Digital Compliance
  • Distributed Systems
  • CompTIA Network+

Entry requirements - Upper second level standard of education, aptitude test and interview.

Progression - To higher education, further training or employment.

To apply for this course click here to download the application form.