New accountancy, digital marketing, visual communications and design courses are now available through eCollege, the national online learning service operated by SOLAS, the Further Education and Training Authority.
The new offerings include a Certified Accountancy Technician course; Print and Digital Design Media Publication using Adobe InDesign; Graphic Design and Illustration using Adobe Illustrator; Film and Video Production using Adobe Premiere; and a Professional Diploma in Digital Marketing.
SOLAS eCollege offers market-led courses with technical and tutor support, the software and support learners require to achieve industry recognised qualifications and certification. All courses lead to industry certification.
eCollege courses are accessible from any location, at any time and can accommodate the pace at which individuals wish to progress.
Jobseekers wishing to enhance their CVs can take eCollege courses for free if they are in receipt of social welfare payments.
eCollege courses are also a way for businesses to upskill staff, and a special rate is offered to employers who register their employees on eCollege courses. Learners in employment pay a standard fee.
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