Childcare Career Guide in Ireland. Course and Grant Information.

This Childcare Career Guide provides guidance on education, career and qualifications. Childcare professionals work across a wide range of childcare service provision areas, from full-time daycare to childminding in their own home. No matter the area they are working in childcare professionals are required to provide an excellent standard of care to any and all […]

Irish and UK Qualifications Recognition

Alignment of Qualifications between Ireland and the UK Qualifications can be compared between the UK and Ireland. There are two primary ways to do this. Aligned qualifications: UK awards that have been formally aligned to the National Framework of Qualifications in Ireland (NFQ). A Rough Guide to Comparing Qualifications: There is a guide which can […]

Special Needs Assisting (SNA) Job Opportunities

CMIT is pleased to announce a new eLearning course which leads to the QQI component certificate in Special Needs Assisting (6N1957). Budget 2021 provision for 990 additional SNA posts, bringing the whole time equivalent (WTE) number of SNA posts to 18,000 for the 2021/22 school term. CMIT’s course meets the educational requirements to operate as an […]

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 […]

Digital Marketing Career Guide and Courses from CMIT

This eCommerce and Digital Marketing Career Guide and Courses from CMIT aims to provide you with information about job opportunities and course options in the sector.  Digital marketing is the promotion of brands using digital outlets, such as the internet and advertising on websites. Digital marketing is a growing industry, and businesses are embracing 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, subsidies will only be paid for individual ECCE Sessions where the ECCE Room leader holds at least a Level 6 Major Childcare Award. In short, […]

CMIT triple finalist in The Education Awards 2020 for third year in a row

CMIT triple finalist in The Education Awards 2020 for third year in a row For the third year in a row, CMIT is a triple finalist in The Education Awards 2020. 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 […]

CMIT triple finalist in The Education Awards 2019

CMIT triple finalist in The Education Awards 2019 CMIT is a triple finalist in The Education Awards 2019. 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 […]

New Microsoft MTA Windows Server Course

CMIT is delighted to offer the new Microsoft MTA Windows Server Course. The Microsoft MTA Windows Server Course is a great entry-level credential that validates fundamental technology skills and knowledge among students and job-seekers who are pursuing a career in technology.  MTA addresses a wide range of critical technology concepts with exams that are designed […]