PROUD: John Keane (Adult Education Director) with Michelle Cahillane, Denise O’Callaghan, Amanda O’Brien and Hannah O’Connell. In back row are: Christine O’Callaghan, Matilble Collins, Grainne Zarahowson, Almed Ouattare, Mary Ojegbenro and Eileen Scannell who received certificates in Early Childhood Education and Play Development, Manual and Computerised Accounts, Challenging Behaviour, Activities of Daly Patient Living at the Adult Education and PLC Programme Awards in Killarney Community College. Picture: Eamonn Keogh 


Over 120 proud students were presented with their QQI Certificates in Killarney Community College on Thursday last.

Awards were presented to both day and night students of the College. Day students graduated in Office Administration, a full-time Level 5/6 one year course. Night course Award Recipients had studied Challenging Behaviour, Daily Patient Living, Early Childhood Care and Education, Special Needs Assisting, and Accounting Manual and Computerised. These achievements greatly represent the College Mission Statement of ‘Excellence in Learning for Life through Respect, Responsibility and Inclusion’.

Director of Adult Education in Killarney Community College, John Keane, congratulated all the recipients and commended them for their commitment and the personal sacrifices made by many to complete their courses. He reminded graduates of the importance of QQI Certification and encouraged them not to stop now.  College tutors were also in attendance and Mr Keane acknowledged them for the tuition, guidance and support afforded to the students over the year.

The highly successful evening ended with light refreshments and an opportunity for students to meet with their peers and tutors.

OFFICE ADMIN: Teachers Tara O’Shea and Dympna Healy, John Keane (Adult Education Director) and teacher Marie McKenna, seated in front. In back row are: Brid Collins, Samantha Lyden, Eleanor O’Brien, Roisin O’Leary, Kaylee Fears and Louise O’Sullivan who received Post Leaving in Office Administration QQI Level 5 and 6 certificates at the Adult Education and PLC Programme Awards in Killarney Community College. Picture: Eamonn Keogh


CERTS: At the presentation of QQI Level 5 Special Needs Assistants certificate in Killarney Community College were John Keane (Adult Education Director) with Mary O’Connell, Bridget Flynn, Tara O’Shea (Teacher), Remata Paskeviciene, Helen O’Donoghue and Sarah Hunt. Back row: Tara O’Shea, Aoife Sheehan, Marie O’Connor, Anne Randles, Marie O’Donoghue, Murt OÕSullivan, Erica O’Connor, Helena Carroll, Briann Mannix, Louise Moynihan and Olive Galvin. Picture: Eamonn Keogh