VTOS Leaving Certificate

The VTOS programme allows unemployed adults to return to education without losing their benefits.

This is a two-year course for adults who wish to complete a number of Leaving Cert subjects and progress to further education or return to work.

To qualify for VTOS, students must be:

  • 21 years or over
  • receiving Jobseeker’s Allowance or Jobseeker’s Benefit, or signing for credits for at least 6 months
  • receiving disability/invalidity/lone parent allowance or are spouses of those receiving these benefits

The course includes the following subjects:

  • Maths
  • English
  • Art
  • Geography
  • Biology

There is no fee and all books are provided subject to payment of a refundable security deposit.

To apply for this course, please contact the Vanessa Carroll on 01-6265901.