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British Council - annual conference 2017

Going Global 2017: The conference for leaders of international education takes place 22-24 May, London, UK. The event will have four themes - Research and innovation; Talent development and flows; Societies and communities; and Leadership. ....
Posted: Mon 22 May 2017

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College information days

Event Date: Fri 29 Jul 2016

Good Practice Event - Essential Skills - 24 June 2016

Event Date: Fri 24 Jun 2016

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Northern Ireland's Further and Higher Education Colleges

Colleges Northern Ireland is the membership body promoting, supporting and representing Northern Ireland's Six Further and Higher Education Colleges.

Help your business grow

Whatever size of business, work with one of our Colleges to help your business grow - providing support for economic and workforce development.

A range of practical support to business and industry:

  • Product Design & Prototyping
  • Lean manufacturing
  • Innovation
  • Business Improvement Techniques
  • Market Research and Marketing
  • Computer Systems & Software including free Open Source Software solutions

Education and training

Northern Ireland's Colleges offer a comprehensive range of courses at highly completive rates.

Colleges offer a range of full-time and part-time education and training options from entry level to post-graduate:

  • Essential Skills (numeracy, literacy, ICT)
  • Apprenticeships
  • Professional and Technical training
  • Higher Education Degrees including:
    • - Two-year Foundation Degrees
    • - National and Higher National Diplomas and Certificates