Welcome to CityNorth College of Adult and Further Education

CityNorth College of Adult and Further Education is part of the Cork Education and Training Board and is situated in Hollyhill alongside Terence MacSwiney Community College. The post-primary school was established just over 30 years ago with the Further Education College, formerly known as the Northside Campus, developing in the past 10 years.

We pride ourselves on our commitment to offering the highest standards of education in a supportive, friendly, and inclusive environment where each student is encouraged and facilitated to develop their potential and achieve their goals.

CityNorth College Free Courses 2020
early childhood education and support
creative textiles
IT Communication Skills
retail skills
employability skills

QQI Level 3 and 4 Modules

  • Art & Design/Textiles/Drawing
  • Upholstery/Design Studies
  • Internet Skills-Computer Applications
  • Communications / Mathematics/ Work Experience/Career Planning/ Community Participation
  • Food & Nutrition / Health Related Fitness
  • Spreadsheet Methods 
  • Barbering / Hairdressing VTCT-City & Guilds/ Personal Care & Presentation

QQI Level 5 Modules

  • Word Processing 5N1358
  • Nutrition 5N2006
  • Care of the Older Person 
  • Care Skills 

1 Day Courses/workshops

  • Manual Handling
  • Patient Handling
  • Basic First Aid

Taster Programmes

  • CV Preparation/Job-seeking
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Coding
  • Apples Badges
  • Art & Design
  • Basic Sewing Skills
  • Upholstery/Up-cycling
  • Metalwork / Woodwork
  • Gardening Basics

Employability Guide Programme