About BTEI

BTEI and Momentum Presentation in the Further Education and Training Centre Blessington 

Courses in the Blessington Further Education Centre take place on a part time and full time basis, many courses taking place in the evening time. Courses range from our return to learning course, Business Studies, Childcare, to Healthcare, e-BusinessComputer Systems and Networking, Youthreach programmes and many more. If you are interested in any course take place in the West Wicklow area please contact the Further Education Centre at 045 891099.

Part-time Education Opportunities

The Back to Education Initiative provides opportunities  to return to part-time learning for young people and adults. Our main priority is to provide flexible part-time and innovative education opportunities for those with  less than upper second level education and who want to combine a return to education with work, family life or other responsibilities. Part-time programmes under the BTEI are intended to make further education more accessible general.

Participation in Part-Time Programmes can provide opportunities to:
  •  Continue your learning
  •  Obtain National Certification.
  •  Develop New Skills
  •  Pursue New Employment Options
Who is eligible?

Access to part time education to those:

  • Who experience barriers to full time education            
  • Who do not have a leaving certificate
  • Who are unemployed
BTEI Values:
  • Learner Centeredness
  • Equality
  • Accessibility & Inclusiveness,
  • Recognising & Accommodating Diversity
  • Innovation
  • Local Consultation 
  • Quality Assurance
What Will A BTEI Course Cost?

Individuals will have different entitlements

There is no charge for those eligible for the course

Will I be Paid While Attending A BTEI Course?

Generally no, except for those students eligible for Youthreach/Traveller training programmes who do not have an underlying social welfare entitlement.

Back to Education Initiative.

Coordinator:      Anne McGrath

Phone:                     045-891099 or 086 8503833

Email:                      annemcgrath@kwetb.ie