Simon Harris Discusses Leaving Cert Results on Morning Ireland

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Simon Harris, Minister for Further Education, Research, Innovation and Science, was on RTE’s Morning Ireland this morning. He discusses the third level courses and further education options for Leaving Certificate students, and ongoing concerns about third level campus harassment against students.

The Minister also talks about all the options out there for Leaving Cert 2020 students: PLCs, traineeships and specific skills courses as well as apprenticeships.

Listen to Simon Harris on RTE Morning Ireland here

Attend The Virtual Education Expo – Be The Best You Can

Discover a diverse range of courses, live chat with colleges and attend interactive webinars this Thursday at Virtual Education Expo.

Virtual Education Expo returns to your screens next Thursday, 10th September. This free online event will feature colleges from the 18th June Expo (DDLETB, AIT, Innopharma, Hibernia College, CAFRE) and new exhibitors such as Tangent, Trinity’s Ideas Workspace, IBAT College, Cork ETB, BIMM, Dundalk IT, CCT College Dublin, Irish Academy of Computer Training and many more.



You will be able to learn more about these colleges by visiting their stall, viewing courses and live chatting with their team. If you’re considering enrolling in a course in 2020/21 then Virtual Education Expo is the spot to be.



Log in today and begin applying for courses and browsing through the colleges’ stall in preparation for the live event.

*You’ll need to create your profile in order to attend the event and talk to colleges



Furthermore, Virtual Education Expo is running a series of Live Presentations during the event that you can access from the event lobby. These talks will feature speakers from colleges and special guests offering educational and career advice. You can interact with the speakers in a live Q&A, which will be moderated by Radio Nova’s Kevin Branigan throughout the day.


Make That Change

Whether you’re looking to upskill to advance in your company, preparing for a career move or simply looking to learn something new, Virtual Education Expo is here to help you on your journey.

Find the right course for you at Virtual Education Expo.


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