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KCFE To Host Information Evening For Parents Of School Leavers

KCFE To Host Information Evening For Parents Of School Leavers

February 25, 2018 at 12:32 pm 0 comments

PARENTS and guardians of school leavers are invited to an Information Evening Talk being held by Kerry College of Further Education, Clash, Tralee this Thursday, March 1, commencing at 6.30pm. The event is specifically geared towards educating parents on the full-time further education options available at the college which can […]

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Kerry College Of Further Education Up For Prestigious Adult Education Award

Kerry College Of Further Education Up For Prestigious Adult Education Award

February 9, 2018 at 9:50 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY College of Further Education, based in Tralee, has been shortlisted for an AONTAS STAR Award. The STAR Awards (Showcasing Teamwork, Awarding Recognition) are an awards initiative organised by the national adult learning organisation, AONTAS, to recognise and celebrate the work undertaken by adult learning initiatives throughout Ireland. Kerry College of […]

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Kerry College of Further Education Principal Mary Lucey (right) and Childcare teacher Ellen Moloney at the 'Take It Or Leave It' shelf at the college. Photo  by Dermot Crean

KCFE Helps Students With ‘Take It Or Leave It’ Initiative

January 31, 2018 at 10:52 am Comments are Disabled

THE Kerry College of Further Education has started an in-house initiative where course attendees can help out fellow students in need. The ‘Take It Or Leave It’ initiative sees students leave unwanted non-perishable food on a shelf just inside the entrance to the college in Clash. Then, other students who need […]

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KCFE Beat IT Tallaght In Higher Education Championship

January 25, 2018 at 1:59 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY College of Further Education Tralee had a great win in the Higher Education Championship (Corn na Mac Leinn) on Wednesday in John Mitchel’s sports grounds against Institute of Technology Tallaght. This is the first year KCFE have competed at this level and they are now through to a quarter-final […]

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KCFE staff with Santa Claus at the Kerry College of Further Education Christmas Party on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Festive Fun For Staff And Students At KCFE

December 2, 2017 at 10:34 am Comments are Disabled

MUSIC, food, song, Santa and, er, snow — all the ingredients then for a Christmas party. Students and staff from Kerry College of Further Education took a break from classes for a few hours to kick off the Christmas season with a party. They even had a snow machine for […]

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The Kerry College of Further Education side before travelling for their match yesterday.

KCFE Just Pipped For Final Place Against Dundalk IT

November 23, 2017 at 1:29 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY College of Further Education played their first ever Higher Education Gaelic Football league semi-final against Dundalk IT in Portlaoise yesterday. Despite putting in a tremendous performance, the side were beaten after a last minute goal scuppered their hopes. The Clash-based side, coached by Jack O’Connor, led at half time by […]

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IT Tralee Will Be Open Tomorrow But KCFE To Stay Closed

October 16, 2017 at 5:56 pm Comments are Disabled

DESPITE the fact that the Department of Education  has decided that national and secondary schools will not open tomorrow, this does not apply to third level institutions. A case in point is our local college in Tralee. They have issued the following on their Facebook page; “The IT Tralee will […]

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New Principal Appointed At Kerry College of Further Education

New Principal Appointed At Kerry College of Further Education

June 8, 2017 at 11:03 am Comments are Disabled

MARY Lucey has been appointed Principal of the Kerry College of Further Education in Tralee. With a well-established media-profile in Kerry, Mary has an excellent track record of over 20 years experience working in the third-level sector. She is known for her progressive and innovative leadership, with an excellent track […]

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Students and staff at Kerry College of Further Education celebrate the news that the Erasmus Plus Programme will be introduced for students.

KCFE Students Can Now Get Grants For Work Experience Abroad

May 24, 2017 at 12:19 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY College of Further Education at Clash, Tralee has been successful in securing the Erasmus Plus programme for future students of the college. This in an EU funded scheme and it provides an option for KCFE students to complete the work experience part of their course abroad. Learners who are successful in […]

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Kerry College of Further Education launches new Department of Performing Arts . A new suite of Performing Arts courses in Music and Dance has been launched at Kerry College of Further Education. From September, interested students can obtain a QQI Level 5 Certificate in Music or Dance with a number of focus areas including performance, theatre and music technology.  
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PRESS INFO -- Kerry College of Further Education launches new Department of Performing ArtsA new suite of Performing Arts courses in Music and Dance has been launched at Kerry College of Further Education. From September, interested students can obtain a QQI Level 5 Certificate in Music or Dance with a number of focus areas including performance, theatre and music technology.   The new courses will equip students with the knowledge and skills to perform dance or music in a number of styles as well as develop theoretical awareness of dance, music or theatre traditions. The course development was undertaken in partnership with Kerry County Council Arts Office, Siamsa Tire, the Institute of Technology, Tralee and local dancers, musicians and educators.  Work experience is an essential part of the course and will provide students with the opportunity to put their skills into practice. Students will work with choreographers, music industry professionals, theatre professionals and technology experts and also participate in the production of live performance.  The Level 5 Certificates will enable graduates to progress to Higher Education or undertake careers in theatre, dance, music, community arts initiatives, education programmes, event production and sound engineering.Carmel Kelly, Acting Principal at Kerry College of Further Education said “we are delighted to be able to develop a Performing Arts Department at Kerry College of Further Education. Kerry is a vibrant artistic and creative County and has produced musicians and dancers of national and international acclaim. Providing opportunities for dancers and musicians to study and work in Co. Kerry will enhance the quality of our artistic community further and contribute to the social, cultural and economic life of the County.” Full details regarding fees and registration are available from Kerry College of Further Education, Tralee, on 066 7121741 or online at www.kerryfe.ie

New Department Of Performing Arts Introduced At Kerry College Of Further Education

May 10, 2017 at 3:24 pm Comments are Disabled

A NEW suite of Performing Arts courses in Music and Dance has been launched at Kerry College of Further Education in Tralee. From September, interested students can obtain a QQI Level 5 Certificate in Music or Dance with a number of focus areas including performance, theatre and music technology. The new […]

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Silwia Jonczyk at the students' Art and Crafts exhibition on Thursday night in Kerry College of Further Education. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Talented Students Showcase Art At KCFE

March 31, 2017 at 11:52 am Comments are Disabled

THE work of a talented bunch of students was on show up in Kerry College of Further Education on Thursday evening. The QQI Level 5 Art, Craft and Design Post Leaving Certificate students held an inspiring and interesting Art and Craft Exhibition at the Clash college. The one year course is run by Mary […]

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Tabita Kolesarova, a student of the QQI Level 5 Art, Craft and Design Course at KCFE, Tralee, getting ready for Thursday's exhibition.

Students To Show Work At KCFE Art And Craft Exhibition

March 28, 2017 at 12:56 pm Comments are Disabled

STUDENTS up in Kerry College of Further Education are preparing to show their talents to the public at an exhibition this week. The QQI Level 5 Art, Craft and Design Post Leaving Certificate students are currently putting the finishing touches to what promises to be a very inspiring and interesting Art and […]

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PHOTOS: It Was A Colourful Day At KCFE Today

PHOTOS: It Was A Colourful Day At KCFE Today

March 23, 2017 at 4:06 pm Comments are Disabled

THE end of year Colour Fun Day took place in the Kerry College for Further Education on Thursday, March 23, from 11am until 1 pm. The Sports Therapy First Year students came up with the idea that staff and students would run, walk or dance their way through a 5km route after first getting colourful. All […]

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Hundreds Attend Events At Kerry College Of Further Education

Hundreds Attend Events At Kerry College Of Further Education

March 5, 2017 at 11:44 am Comments are Disabled

. TWO events at the Kerry College of Further Education drew impressive attendances showing the appeal of the courses on offer at their Clash premises. First of all an information evening was held for parents of school leavers on Wednesday, while on Thursday they held an open day. “It was […]

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Carmel Kelly, Acting Principal and the management team of KCFE Joe Kelly, Mary Murphy and Joanne Roche pictured in advance of Thursdays Open Day.

Open Day To Showcase Courses At Kerry College Of Further Education

February 22, 2017 at 10:43 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY College of Further Education (KCFE) is looking forward to holding an open day next week where they can showcase all the facilities they can offer. KCFE at Clash offers the most comprehensive suite of full-time further education courses in the county providing school leavers and adult learners with so much […]

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Attending the 3k fun run at KCFE on Wednesday are Eve Roche and Ailish Buckley. Photo by Lisa O'Mahony.

PHOTOS: KCFE Students Promote Wellness Week With 3k Fun Run

January 25, 2017 at 4:42 pm Comments are Disabled

EVENT Management students from the Kerry College of Further Education (KCFE) organised a week of events to promote Mental Health awareness this week. The 3k fun run took place on Wednesday with all proceeds going to the Tralee branch of Pieta House. The whole event was planned, organised and run solely […]

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Professional Cookery teacher at KCFE, Kay Lanigan Ryan (right) with her students, Carolyn Okoro, Jordan Murphy, Niamh Daly and Geraldine Lacey, looking forward to the Christmas Cookery Demonstration next Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Christmas Cooking Made Easy With KCFE Festive Event

December 2, 2016 at 9:53 am Comments are Disabled

CHRISTMAS themed cookery evenings are always a nice way to get into the spirit of the festive season making for a fun night out with family and friends. The public are invited to next Thursday evenings Christmas Cookery Demonstration and Tasting Evening at Kerry College of Further Education, Tralee and […]

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Kerry College Of Further Education To Hold Open Day

Kerry College Of Further Education To Hold Open Day

November 8, 2016 at 4:27 pm Comments are Disabled

AN Open Day will be held at Kerry College of Further Education, Tralee this Friday, November 11 from 10am to 3.30pm. The college, which is based in Clash, is now one of the leading colleges of further education in Munster serving the needs of school leavers, the unemployed, those wishing to upskill or […]

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Sponsored: Broad Range Of Courses At Kerry College Of Further Education

Sponsored: Broad Range Of Courses At Kerry College Of Further Education

August 24, 2016 at 11:47 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY College of Further Education, Tralee are currently accepting applications for their broad range of full time courses. The college offers an alternative to third level where someone can instead gain a qualification which is employment focused in less time. Also they can use the points obtained by doing the […]

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KCFE: Leaving Students Need Time To Reflect On What Course Suits Their Needs

KCFE: Leaving Students Need Time To Reflect On What Course Suits Their Needs

June 17, 2016 at 3:44 pm Comments are Disabled

“TAKE time to reflect on the path that best suits you”. This is the message from Mary Murphy, PRO for Kerry College of Further Education, Tralee to those who have just completed their state examinations. “No doubt a weight has been lifted off the shoulders and now that the Leaving […]

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New Courses Added To Huge List Of Options At Kerry College Of Further Education

New Courses Added To Huge List Of Options At Kerry College Of Further Education

May 18, 2016 at 3:10 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY College of Further Education (KCFE) are delighted to announce the addition of several new courses to the college this coming September. The courses are in tourism, office management, law, mechatronic engineering and software development and add to the existing range of courses at KCFE at Clash, Tralee, which includes sports therapy, […]

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This Educational Open Day Is A Must For People Of All Ages

This Educational Open Day Is A Must For People Of All Ages

March 5, 2016 at 1:53 pm Comments are Disabled

EVERYONE is welcome to the Kerry College of Further Education Open Day which takes place next Wednesday, March 9. There was once a time when students were forced to leave the county to pursue certain PLC courses in Cork and Limerick but, thanks to the vision of Kerry ETB, with the establishment […]

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At the Kerry College of Further Education taster night were, from left. Zdenek Zupko, Joanne Galvin and Seamus Murphy. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Seasonal Treats At KCFE Christmas Cookery Night For Charity

December 10, 2015 at 11:48 am Comments are Disabled

A CHRISTMAS Cookery demonstration and tasting evening raised over €2,000 for St Vincent de Paul. The event was held by Kerry College of Further Education (KCFE) on their college campus in Clash last Thursday evening. The college chose to host this event with the support of Kerry ETB to raise […]

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