Course Description

Office Skills course (QQI level 4)

About Office Skills course

This Office Skills course covers the basics of Office Skills and ensures the learner is comfortable using computers and has good IT Skills.  It will allow the learners to progress on to do a variety of QQI Level 5 courses in Rathmines College or other ETBs including Certificate in Business – Finance or IT, Certificate in Office Administration, Certificate in Marketing, Certificate in Legal Studies and if it is found they have an aptitude for Maths the Certificate in Computer Programming.

Office Skills is a part time Back to Education Initiative Programme (BTEI) which allows learners to get good basic Office Skills.

The aim of the Back to Education Initiative is to increase the participation of young people and adults with less than upper second level education in an accredited learning opportunity which will lead to an award on the National Framework of Qualifications to facilitate their access, transfer and progression to other education or employment pathways.



  • Office Skills
  • Communications,
  • Business English,
  • Reception,
  • Customer Service,
  • Maths,
  • Word Processing,
  • Work Experience.
  • Those whose English is not their first language will also attend English as a Second Language

CollegeRathmines College of Further Education
Course LocationRathmines, Dublin
Location PostcodeDublin 6
Course CategoryBusiness Administration, Business
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationLevel 4 Certificate
Awarding BodyQQI
Course Duration1 year part time
Course TimeMonday - Friday as per timetable
Course Fee460.00
Entry RequirementsThis course is suitable for those who have not achieved upper second level education. Mature and young applicants welcome. All applicants whose first language is not English will be tested at entry. All applicants will be interviewed. Admission to the course is subject to the student/applicant being suitable for the course. The applicant must be likely to contribute positively and benefit from taking part in the course.
Phone01 497 5334
Course Code4M2070
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Course Provider

Rathmines College of Further Education

Townhall, Rathmines,, Rathmines, Dublin, Republic of Ireland


Rathmines College of Further Education
Townhall, Rathmines,
Rathmines, Dublin
Republic of Ireland
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