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Open New Doors in 2015 – Develop Your Personal Skills

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Is your New Year’s resolution to change career or progress in your current role by up-skilling? If the answer’s ‘yes’ then now is the time to enroll for a course at Griffith College – there’s plenty of choice to suit a wide range of interests and career objectives …

Personal Development, First Aid & Counselling Courses Starting January – March 2015

Working full time? Why not consider one of the part-time evening or weekend personal development courses listed below?

Find out more about our wide range of short courses in Fashion, Design and Website Design, Computing and IT, Business, Marketing and Finance.


Develop skills for life in general and improve how you interact with others …

Presentation and Public Speaking Course – starting 7 March 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 2 days (Saturdays)

This course helps you become a confident public speaker and presenter so you can overcome your stage fright and nerves.

Occupational First Aid Course – starting 11 March 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 3 days | Validated by QQI (FETAC)

Are you responsible for first aid in your workplace? The FETAC (QQI) Level 5 Occupational First Aid course provides the learner with the understanding, knowledge and practical skills required to provide and coordinate first aid in the workplace in compliance with the requirements of the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2007 and its accompanying Regulations and Guidelines. 

Occupational First Aid Refresher Course – 21 January 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 1 day | Validated by QQI (FETAC)

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It is a legislative requirement for all first aiders to ensure that they keep up to date with developments in First Aid Practice while also refreshing skills that may only be occasionally used. This course will keep a current First Aid Certificate in-date so that you can continue as an occupational first aider in the workplace.

Introduction to Genealogy course – starting 24 February 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 10 weeks

Learn how to research your family history, what family documents, stories, photographs may assist in building a profile of the family and from what repositories and online sources information may be accessed.

Certificate in Counselling and Psychotherapeutic Skills and Practices – starting 25 February 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 10 weeks | Validated by QQI

Delivered by the Irish College of Humanities & Applied Sciences (ICHAS), this short course serves as an excellent introduction to the area of counselling, and teaches general counselling skills that will benefit people in both their personal and professional lives, particularly those who work with the public regularly.

Introduction to Microsoft Officeemail the Short Courses team for start date

Introduction, Intermediate and Advanced Microsoft Office 1 day courses are available as one day courses or customised training tailored to meet your specific needs.

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Contact the Short Courses Team

If you are interested in finding out more or want to apply please Contact the short courses team: +353 (0) 1 416 3313 [email protected]