Griffith College Professional Academy, short courses

Griffith College Professional Academy

Across Our Four Campuses

Why Choose Griffith College Professional Academy?

work life balance
Flexible Study Options

We offer an extensive range of short courses online (live using Zoom) and at our Dublin Main Campus, Cork, Limerick and Dublin City Centre campuses, offering professionals the flexibility to incorporate education into their busy schedules. Our flexible approach guarantees access to career upskilling without 
sacrificing the balance between work and life commitments.  

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Career Advancement

Our professional courses address the evolving industry landscape, equipping learners with the latest insights and skills for career advancement. With experienced lecturers and a strong emphasis on practical applications, our professional short courses empower learners to advance in their careers.   

Griffith College Professional Academy, Industry Aligned
Industry Aligned

Griffith College Professional Academy is committed to providing industry-aligned education. As part of this dedication, our part-time short courses undergo regular reviews to meet the demands of the job market. This flexibility ensures our courses are up to date with the latest industry needs, 
helping you advance your career trajectory.  

Griffith College Professional Academy, short courses


We offer flexible short courses in Ireland. Choose a study mode that suits you. Study a short course online or at one of our four campuses. These part-time courses are created to fit around busy schedules.  

Job Focused

We are here to help you excel in your career aspirations. Our professional short courses empower individuals to stay ahead in their fields. Whether it's a career change, vying for a promotion or upskilling your profession, we are focused on providing the skills to help you excel.  


With over five decades of academic excellence, Griffith College ensures high-quality education. Our short course offerings are constantly reviewed to ensure they are in line with industry needs, introducing new programmes that meet the evolving demands of today's competitive job market. 

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Industry Testimonials

Hear what some of our industry partners had to say

Irish Hotels Federation

“The hotel industry is constantly changing and becoming more complex, highlighting the critical importance of ongoing education and skill enhancement. The collaboration between the hotel industry and Griffith College to create a specialised Level 7 HR Programme specifically for hotels has proven to be a crucial continuing professional development (CPD) opportunity for HR professionals within the industry. We greatly appreciate the opportunity to work with Griffith College's exceptional and encouraging team and are eager to continue this partnership through future versions of the programme.” 

Dervla O'Neill Network Manager 
compliance institute

“In this rapidly evolving professional environment, the need for continuous learning and upskilling has never been more important. The coming together of industry and the education sector is essential so that the requisite knowledge, skills and competencies are up to date.  Collaborations such as those between Compliance Institute and Griffith College Professional Academy are a major step in the right direction.” 


Michael Kavanagh CEO Compliance Institute

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