Part-time, Evening, Blended, On-line Programmes

Springboard Courses

SpringboardNewLogoSpringboard+ is a multi-annual fund providing higher education opportunities for unemployed people, which offers job seekers the option to take up a part-time course in higher education and training, free-of-charge.  Springboard+ provides a large number of opportunities and places across the country for the unemployed in part-time higher education courses, leading to qualifications in areas where there are employment opportunities in the economy.  Springboard+ includes programmes focuses specifically at the IT Sector also under the ICT Skills initiative.  The programmes are part supported by the Irish government and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014-2020.

Applications for all Springboard+ courses must be carried out online at


Course Name Department Campus Status Start Date(s)
Biopharmaceutical Science (Special Purpose Award Certificate, Level 8) Applied Science LIT Moylish
Creative Multimedia Programming (Level 8 Higher Diploma) Information Technology LIT Moylish 11/09/2017
Medical Laboratory Support (Special Purpose Award Certificate, Level 6) Applied Science LIT Moylish

Software Development (Level 8 Higher Diploma) Information Technology LIT Moylish 11/09/2017
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