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Senior College Dun Laoghaire

Senior College Dún Laoghaire
File:ScdLogo.png
Established 1982
Principal Deirdre Hanamy
Students 1,000
Location Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Website http://www.scd.ie

Senior College Dún Laoghaire (SCD) is a college of further education which was established in 1982. It provides both higher educational qualifications (BTEC Higher National Diploma) as well as technical/vocational education and training in areas such in Beauty Theraphy, I.C.T, Sports Massage etc.

Since its foundation the college developed rapidly and was soon providing Accounting, Marketing, Business, Beautician, Interactive Media and Interior Design courses for full-time and part-time students. The College is now one of the largest educational providers in the Further Education (FE) sector and offers full-time, mornings only as well as nightcourses. The college provides awards at FETAC Levels 5 and 6 as well as the more advanced BTEC/Edexcel Higher National Diploma/Certificate etc. Many students who successfully complete the Higher National Diploma in Business progress onto the third (& final) year of a related degree in Swansea Metropolitan and/or IADT Dun Laoghaire.

SCD continues to offer a wide range of professional programmes with professional bodies such as Accounting Technicians Ireland, CompTIA, ITEC and BTEC to name but a few.

Location

Senior College Dún Laoghaire is located in the historic town of Dún Laoghaire, 10 kilometres from Dublin City Centre. Dún Laoghaire is a ferry port, and is located in the hinterland of "Dublin's Riviera" - the stretch of coast encompassing Dalkey and Killiney.

The college is scheduled to relocate to a new building in Blackrock by 2012 and will be renamed as Blackrock Education Institute (BFEI).

External links

  • Senior College Dún Laoghaire website
  • Dún Laoghaire VEC website (DLVEC)
  • Accounting Technicians Ireland (ATI)
  • Further Education & Training Awards Council (FETAC)
  • Edexcel
  • Institute of Commercial Management (ICM)
  • CIBTAC Beauty Qualifications
  • ITEC Beauty Qualifications
  • CISCO Certified Network Associate

Coordinates: 53°17′36″N 6°08′10″W / 53.293363°N 6.136015°W / 53.293363; -6.136015

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