Back to Education Initiative., Further Education & Training

Successful Culture Night Exhibition for Finn Valley Centre FET Learners

Donegal ETB’s Level 5 art and design learners in its Finn Valley Centre for Education held a successful exhibition of their work in the Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny on Friday last, 21 September as part of Culture Night 2018. The learners completed the work through the Further Education and Training (FET) Service’s Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) which is one […]

Events, Further Education & Training

Donegal ICT/FinTech Working Group to Host Information Sessions for Parents and School Staff

The Donegal ICT/FinTech Working Group invites parents, teachers, post-primary school Guidance Counsellors and Principals along to two upcoming information events to find out more about career, education and training opportunities for their children and students in the areas of ICT/FinTech in Donegal. The Donegal ICT/FinTech Working Group is comprised of many leading international employers based […]

Errigal College

Errigal College Receives Cycle Against Suicide Ambassador School Award

On Wednesday last, 12 September, the now annual Cycle Against Suicide Ambassador Schools’ Awards ceremony was held at the honourable society of King’s Inns, Dublin. These awards recognised the immense efforts of 99 schools around the island of Ireland who have completed the Ambassador Schools’ Programme, and became actively involved in mental health promotion. The […]

Further Education & Training

Further Education & Training (FET) Service Night Class Enrolments Start Next Week

Donegal ETB’s Further Education and Training (FET) Service has a wide range of night classes on offer around the county this autumn with enrolment taking place next week in the schools and centres listed below. A wide range of subjects are on offer including first aid, tai chi, French, Irish, CPR and Defibrillator, cookery, Junior Cycle maths, […]

Further Education & Training, Uncategorised

FET Service Host Quality Assurance (QA) Governance Workshop

Donegal ETB’s Further Education and Training (FET) Service hosted a quality assurance (QA) governance workshop yesterday for its staff. It was facilitated by Dr Trish O Brien of O Brien Governance Design. The purpose of the workshop was to support staff to collectively think about: The purpose of governance of the quality of FET The connection between […]

Finn Valley College, Further Education & Training

Post-Leaving Certificate (PLC) Awards for Finn Valley College Learners

The annual Presentation of QQI Awards for Post-Leaving Certificate (PLC) learners in Finn Valley College was held on Friday last, 7 September.  Guest of honour on the night was Mr Ian Harkin, Managing Director of Lottie Dolls who presented awards to the Business Administration, Sports, Recreation and Exercise and Early Childhood Care and Education classes. […]

Crana College

Crana College Participates in Senior Cycle Review

The Department of Education and Skills and the National Council for Curriculum and Assessment (NCCA) have commenced a review of Senior Cycle education and Donegal ETB’s Buncrana school, Crana College, is one of 41 schools nationally and the only one in Co Donegal, selected to take part in the review. Teachers, students and parents will […]