Office IT Skills

Award Title: QQI Level 5 Certificate in Office Informatics
Programme Co-ordinator: Laura Seoighe
Award Code: 5M18294
Course Code: 414114

Programme Description:

This course is designed to give participants the experience of a broad range of computing, information technology and business to prepare them for employment or further study in the field of Business and Computing. Learners will also complete Microsoft Specialist Exams to enhance employment opportunities

Component Awards:

  • Word Processing (5N1358)
  • Spreadsheet Methods (5N1977)
  • Database Methods (5N0783)
  • The Internet (5N1611)
  • Capstone for Office Informatics (5N18295)
  • Information & Administration (5N1389)
  • Communications (5N0690)
  • Work Experience (5N1356)
  • Reception & Frontline Office (5N1407)


  • Opportunities to progress to a range of business and information technology related programmes at further and higher education
  • Opportunities to work in a range of office and IT positions in organisations; Office Administrator, Office Manager, Personal/Executive Assistant, Data Processor.

“The Office Administration course has developed my core skills in I.T. and furthered my vision regarding what I could engage with as a future career. It has also proved key in highlighting the benefits of third level education to me, as well as being really enjoyable!”

Willie – Office IT Skills