CDCFE are now enrolling for over 70 courses that we offer across our three campuses in Coolock, Raheny and Kilbarrack. Coláiste Dhúlaigh CFE has over ten departments including Computing, Nursing, Health & Social Sciences, Media & Animation, Art & Design, Outdoor Education, Science & Technology, Performing Arts, Hairdressing, Business and more. Most course fees are €50 for the 2024 academic year.

If a Leaving Certificate student does not get the required CAO points for their preferred choice, then completing a PLC course at Coláiste Dhúlaigh CFE is a sensible option as we have excellent progression routes into university.

If you are simply unsure of what you want to study after Leaving Certificate, PLC courses are an affordable way to test out subject areas. There are many different reasons why students are now choosing PLC courses, which are becoming increasing popular and have just a €50 registration fee.

Post Leaving Certificate Courses at Coláiste Dhúlaigh CFE are available at QQI Levels 4, 5 and 6 as well as Higher National Diplomas (HNDs), Apprenticeships, Traineeships and Level 8 BA degrees, accredited by University of Wolverhampton. Student supports and SUSI grants are available for eligible students.

Coláiste Dhúlaigh CFE will hold an information evening on the 12th March in their Coolock campus from 4pm-7pm. All are invited to attend and speak to our team about the wide range of courses on offer. Apply online early for your course choice as spaces are limited.

Follow CDCFE on our social media to see updates on news and events. QQI courses are listed on the CAO application and prospective students can also apply now directly on our home page at