Free Places for Unemployed Under Springboard Plus

National College of Ireland  have the opportunity to offer a number of free courses available for those currently seeking employment. Through the Springboard+ initiative National College of Ireland are able to provide places on courses in our schools of business and computing free for applicants who meet the entry requirements.

NCI is now offering a limited number of free-fee places under the Springboard+ initiative.

Our courses are internationally recognised and will include work placements and a career bridge module that will help you get back into the workforce or upgrade your skills.

All courses are free of charge to eligible unemployed people. Some courses under the HEA ICT Skills scheme can also be free of charge regardless of employment status.

Free Courses for Jobseekers

The following courses are available to applicants who are currently unemployed.

Level 9 Courses


Level 8 Courses


Level 8 Minor Awards


Level 6 Courses

For more information call 1850 221 721

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