CMIT launches new suite of ILM management courses through eLearning

CMIT is delighted to announce a new suite of ILM Management and Leadership courses, via tutor-supported eLearning. The courses are designed for those who are currently working and are seeking accreditation comparable to Level 6 on the Irish Framework of Qualifications. Level 6 on the Irish Framework of Qualifications ILM Certificate 24×7 access to eLearning Full […]

Managers need to acquire Leadership Skills with training courses

A report carried out by the Department of Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) shows that Managers need to acquire Leadership Skills with training courses. These figures show that up to 75% of UK companies report a deficiency in manager capabilities due to lack of training. There are a number of reasons why managers should be […]

Benefits of eLearning and Distance Learning Courses

Students considering enrolling on an eLearning course have many benefits and advantages, which other students may not have at their disposal. A recent UN Report on eLearning outlined the following advantages in relation to eLearning interventions: ease of access and flexibility, portability, improved student-teacher contact and discussions, and increased discussions with peers. We summarise the […]

Childcare Courses: Should I complete a Level 5 or a Level 6 for ECCE?

Childcare Legislation requires all childcare workers to hold a minimum of a Level 5 Major Award in Childcare before they are allowed to work in a registered childcare setting.  However, from September 2016 in ECCE services, subsidies will only be paid for individual ECCE Sessions where the ECCE Room leader holds at least a Level […]

Special Needs Assisting (SNA) eLearning course

CMIT is pleased to announce a new eLearning course which leads to the QQI component certificate in Special Needs Assisting (6N1957).  There will be 15,000 Special Needs Assistants working in Irish schools from   September 2018. This is a 42% increase on 2011. The Government now invests over €500m in SNAs annually, as part of a […]

QQI Progression to Higher Education

The Higher Education Links Scheme (HELS) gives learners the opportunity to use their QQI Level 5 or 6 major award to apply, through the CAO, for a place in the first year of a higher education programme. Universities, Institutes of Technology and some independent Higher Education Institutions offer places through HELS, but in slightly different ways. Universities […]

CMIT wins Top Prize at The Education Awards 2018

CMIT wins Top Prize at The Education Awards 2018 CMIT won first place in the category “Best Further Education Provider” at The Education Awards 2018. CMIT was also shortlisted in the category “Best Use of Educational Technology” and the category “Best Online Learning Experience.” The Education Awards recognise, encourage and celebrate excellence in the third level education sector on the Island of Ireland […]

CMIT triple finalist in The Education Awards 2018

CMIT triple finalist in The Education Awards 2018 CMIT is a triple finalist in The Education Awards 2018. The Education Awards recognise, encourage and celebrate excellence in the third level education sector on the island of Ireland from both State and privately funded institutions. This recognition underlines CMIT’s commitment to innovation, service and quality in accredited eLearning. CMIT is […]