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Mountmellick Further Education and Training Centre Open Day: Discover what we have to offer

On Tuesday May 23, Mountmellick Further Education and Training Centre will hold an open day for prospective students.

Education and Training

Mountmellick FET Centre provides a range of full and part time options from Level 3 to 6 on the National Framework of Qualifications.

Part-time courses

There are multiple part-time courses on offer in our centre covering a wide range of topics.

Some of the course on offer include:

  • Literacy Classes
  • Beginner computers
  • English for speakers of other languages (ESOL)
  • Horticulture
  • Electronics
  • Cookery
  • Introduction to Catering
  • Art, Craft and Design
  • Painting and Decorating
  • Word Processing
  • Healthcare
  • Early Childhood Care and Education
  • Health and Fitness

And more based on demand from within the community.


Traineeships are available in Barbering, Medical & Office Administration as well as Pre-apprenticeship for trades.

Return to learning

The Youthreach Programme is open to young people aged 15-21 for those who have left school early. The programme offers a range of courses at Level 3 and Level 4.

Community Education

Community education is also at the core of what we do at the centre. Community education course on offer include:

  • Sewing
  • DIY
  • Hairstyling
  • Basket weaving
  • Music
  • Beauty, Nails and Make-up
  • Gardening and Horticulture
  • Dress Making
  • Mindfullness
  • Cooking
  • Digital photography
  • Art and Craft
  • Woodwork
  • Staying Connected
  • Creative Writing


Mountmellick FET Centre has been fully upgraded and benefits from state-of-the-art facilities.
These include:
  • pre-apprenticeship room
  • fully equipped kitchen
  • installation of a new IT room

Community Ethos

“Mountmeillick’s FET Campus continues to evolve and grow to ensure we meet the changing needs of our learners, employers and our community,” says the centre manager.

“My philosophy is to remain student-centred and community-minded.

“Our staff are ready to teach, mentor and care for our learners who are beginning their journey here.

“We promise an experience that includes involvement, personal growth and academic quality which will prepare learners for transfer onto other courses or the workplace. This is what we do.”

Discover what we have to offer at our open day
  • Tour the facilities
  • Meet tutors and students
  • Register for September
  • Meet our Adult Literacy, Community Education and Adult Guidance Teams

Open Day Details:

  • When: Tuesday, May 23
  • Time: 9.30-12.30 and 18.00-20.00
  • Location: R32 TND3

Contact: mountmellick@loetb.ie or 057 8624196

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