Dundrum College of Further Education is a leading provider of modular and credit-based Post Leaving Certificate (PLC), traineeship, and Further Education courses in Dublin. Our flexible, modularised curriculum is designed to provide a wide range of choices for students of all ages and backgrounds, helping them to achieve their full potential in their chosen fields.
Step into your future with one of our PLC courses today.
Our past students are worth listening to…
I now have options for progressive study which wouldn’t have been possible before
The Liberal Arts course at Dundrum College of Further Education has allowed me the opportunity to explore different areas within the Humanities.
Kayla Murphy, DCFE Liberal Arts student 2022/23
I would encourage anyone wishing to return to education to take the opportunity to study and learn with this college.
My time studying with DCFE was very enjoyable and the added support from my tutors helped me to achieve my goals in gaining a Level 6…
Louise Cassidy, DCFE Early Childhood Care & Education student 2021/22
The teachers in Dundrum are all excellent people who encourage their students to reach their full potential.
I had a wonderful time studying in Dundrum, and my nursing courses have given me a great understanding of the various nursing specialties.
Funke Ajayi, DCFE Nursing student 2021/22
I recommend this program to everyone whether you have a love for arts or just as a stepping stone to further education.
The Liberal Arts Philosophy and Classical Studies course is ideal for all those seeking an understanding of the complexities of our world…
Amatlhazi Mmipi, DCFE Liberal Arts student 2022/23
If you are deciding on what college to study childcare in I highly recommend this course to you!
I studied my Level 6 in Early Learning & Care at DCFE and I can wholeheartedly say that this course is second to none! The tutors were…
Natasha Daly, Early Years Educator and DCFE Early Learning & Care student 2021/22
The experience was beyond what I thought it would be, from academic support to friendship and lots of laughs.
Having considered changing my career path for many years, I cannot fault my experience in DCFE. The experience was beyond what I thought it would be..
Tanya Tiernan, DCFE Special Needs Assistant student
The classes were always fun, and the enthusiastic and inspiring teachers guided us every step of the way.
The Gardening and Landscape Design Course gave me a solid foundation in horticulture theory and practice. I thoroughly enjoyed learning…
Pauline Ui Dhuibhir, DCFE Horticulture student 2022/23
My wonderful teachers gave me a lot of happy emotions in learning and practicing gardening and garden design.
College education at level 5 and 6 in the Horticulture course flew by like happy days. I am very glad that I came to the course because I received…
Inna Kadykova, DCFE Horticulture student 2022/23
I would highly recommend this course to anyone who is interested in a career in Garden Design.
I undertook the Garden Design course in the academic year 2022/23. I have thoroughly enjoyed the course, the classes were always interesting..
David Conway DCFE Horticulture student 2022/23
Who are we?
Welcome to Dundrum College of Further Education, a leading provider of modular and credit-based Post Leaving Certificate (PLC), traineeship, and Further Education courses in Dublin. Our flexible, modularized curriculum is designed to provide a wide range of choices for students of all ages and backgrounds, helping them to achieve their full potential in their chosen fields.
DCFE is dedicated to promoting lifelong learning opportunities for school leavers, mature learners, and those looking to retrain or upskill across a diverse range of disciplines. We also encourage our students to take advantage of opportunities to study abroad through our partnerships with organizations throughout Europe. As a member of the EU Commission Erasmus+ network, DCFE has partners in Norway, Estonia, Germany, and France.
Whether you’re a school leaver, a mature learner, or someone looking to retrain or upskill, we have a wide range of vocational areas to suit your needs and interests. Our courses offer practical skills and knowledge, as well as opportunities for lifelong learning and study abroad.
At Dundrum College of Further Education, we’re committed to providing a supportive and welcoming environment that promotes the welfare, wellbeing, and guidance of all our students. Our dedicated support team is here to help you succeed in your studies and achieve your career goals.
We offer full-time and part-time courses across a variety of disciplines, including Business, Computing, Design, Horticulture, Science, and more. Our courses are designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in today’s competitive job market, while also allowing you to pursue your passion and interests.
With our strong links to industry and education partners, our courses offer excellent career prospects, as well as opportunities for further study at higher education institutions. And with our modularized curriculum, you can tailor your award to your own interests and career goals.
So why wait? Step into your future with one of our PLC courses today. Browse our course listings or contact us for more information. We look forward to helping you achieve your goals and pursue your passions.