What is Springboard+?

What is Springboard+?

Springboard+ offers opportunities for FREE places on a variety of courses leading to awards at certificate, degree and post-graduate level. The majority of courses are part-time for a maximum of 12 months and are open to all eligible applicants regardless of their employment status. Note: our Higher Diploma IT courses run for 2 years.

The following are eligible to apply for courses in 2019/20 academic year (subject to the applicant meeting all requirements, e.g. academic requirements):


Retuners (Formerly known as Homemakers)

  • May apply to all courses if they meet the nationality/visa requirement and residency criteria.

People in employment

  • May apply to all courses if they meet the nationality/visa requirement and residency criteria.
  • Please note that a 10% course fee contribution for Level 7, 8, and 9 courses is applicable for employed participants. This is payable directly to the provider.

The unemployed or formerly self-employed

  • all courses are open to these category of applicants, with the exception of the two year part-time ICT Higher Diploma conversion courses which are not open to those in receipt of a Jobseekers-related payment

For more information visit:

SpringboardCourses.ie


What courses are available at DkIT under Springboard+ in 2019/20?

The following courses are available at DkIT under the Springboard+ initiative for 2019/20. 

Have a question about Springboard+?

Contact the Lifelong Learning Centre at DkIT:

Dundalk Institute of Technology, Dublin Road , Dundalk, Co. Louth
T. +353 42 9370290
E.  parttime@dkit.ie

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