College of Management and IT (CMIT)

About CMIT Distance and eLearning Courses

 

CMIT provides courses which are approved by or lead to certification by the following Educational Bodies, Professional Bodies and Organisations.

  • Established in 2004, College of Management and IT (CMIT) is the leading provider of certified / accredited elearning and distance learning education in Ireland.
  • CMIT was the first distance learning college to become FETAC registered and the first to offer FETAC qualifications through eLearning.
  • Our aim is to provide the opportunity for people to gain a recognised qualification in the most convenient and flexible way possible, while providing clear value for money.
  • You can get one-to-one support from your Tutor online and personalised feedback on your progress. Telephone support is also provided by our Student Support Team.
  • Learn anywhere, anytime. You have 24×7 online access to your course. You do not have to travel to go attend classes.
  • Most courses are assessed by project work and assignments. Learning is now more interesting with video, quizzes, and self-paced activities. You don’t need fast broadband, just an internet connection. (eLearning and tutor support may vary by course, please check each course page for details).
  • CMIT has put in place appropriate arrangements for the protection of learners on QQI programmes which have a duration of three months or longer, should CMIT unexpectedly cease to provide such a QQI programme.  This is a requirement under the Qualifications and Quality Assurance  (Education and Training) Act 2012.   Details are outlined here for courses where PEL is required, for all other courses provided by CMIT, PEL is not a requirement.
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Digital Media Awards 2016 Award Winner

CMIT was a finalist and an award winner in the 2016 Digital Media Awards in the category “Best in Digital Learning”. The achievement is based on CMIT’s innovative approach to delivery of elearning through live online classes, online videos, messaging, direct contact with tutors, online personalised feedback on assessments and other resources.  It recognises CMIT’s leading position in the area of accredited QQI elearning courses in Ireland.  Now in its 12th year the Accenture Digital Media Awards are the most prestigious Digital Awards in Ireland. The independent judging panel represent a broad spectrum of industry professionals specialising in media, gaming, design, digital marketing, telecommunications, and app development.
Website: Digital Media Awards

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ISO 9001:2008 Quality System

College of Management and IT (CMIT) is a certified ISO 9001:2008 organisation. ISO is an internationally recognised quality management system (QMS) standard. It is the world’s leading quality management standard and has been implemented by over one million organisations in over 170 countries globally.
Website: ISO

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QQI

College of Management and IT (CMIT) is authorised to offer programmes leading to QQI awards in the National Framework of Qualifications.  Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI), formerly FETAC, was established in 2012 by law and oversees qualifications in Ireland.  In the area of qualifications, QQI are responsible for maintaining the ten-level NFQ (National Framework of Qualifications). QQI are also an awarding body and set standards for awards they make in the NFQ. QQI validate education and training programmes and make extensive awards in the Further Education and Training sector. QQI also make awards in Higher Education mainly to learners in private providers.  In the area of quality assurance, QQI are responsible for reviewing the effectiveness of quality assurance in further and higher education providers in Ireland. This includes the further and higher education providers.
Website: QQI

How CMIT eLearning Works*

Now you can log-in to your course anywhere you have an internet connection. Review your course resources online and upload your assessments when you are ready. You also have Tutor support if you have problems and your Tutor will provide feedback on your assessments. When you have completed all your assessments fully, your work is assessed and your certificate is issued to you.

Our Values

CMIT is committed to the highest standards of Quality Assurance and has put in place comprehensive processes and procedures.

  • One-to-One Support: the provision of one-to-one support to learners by qualified and experienced Tutors.*
  • External Monitoring: our quality systems are externally certified and audited.
  • Customer Service: providing superb service to our learners.
  • Innovation: embracing the online world – online tutoring, video, webinars, online course materials – to make education more accessible.
  • Accessibility: encouraging and facilitating access by those in society normally excluded from further education.

Quality Assurance

  • College of Management and IT (CMIT) is a certified ISO 9001:2008 organisation. ISO is an internationally recognised quality management system (QMS) standard. It is the world’s leading quality management standard and has been implemented by over one million organisations in over 170 countries globally.
  • FETAC and QQI  monitoring audits are completed to ensure that all providers adhere to the quality standards. The most recent FETAC /QQI monitoring visit covered CMIT’s overall quality assurance processes – including learner information, assessment, programme development and other processes. Following the review, FETAC concluded that CMIT were ‘effectively implementing quality assurance’ with no areas for improvement .