QQI Level 5 Certificate in eBusiness

Course Modules

  • eBusiness Studies
  • The Internet
  • Web Authoring
  • Communications
  • Database Methods
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Word Processing
  • Spreadsheet Methods
  • Work Experience
  • Start Your Own Business
  • Bookkeeping - Manual and Computerised

Course Aim

This course has been designed to enable students gain a knowledge of the world of e-Business. E-Business refers to all business transactions conducted online. Students will develop an understanding of web design, bookkeeping, electronic communications, computer applications and business start-up procedures. 

Career Opportunities & Progression Routes

Students are equipped with the qualifications and experience necessary to progress into the Advanced Certificate in Business Administration in Ó Fiaich Institute or into higher education or progress directly into employment. Graduates obtain employment in areas where high level skills such as web maintenance and design, electronic communications and internet business transactions are required.

Entry Requirements

Leaving Certificate or Leaving Certificate Applied or Leaving Certificate Vocational or QQI Level 4 Award. Mature applicants (those aged over 23) will also be considered.


Marie Hodgins - Course Co-Ordinator


College registration Fees €200.00

Government Levy €200.00*

*Participants are exempt if they:

  • are in receipt of BTEA or VTOS allowance
  • Are eligible for a SUSI Grant
  • Have a full Medical Card

QQI level 5 exam fee €50**

QQI level 6 exam fee €80**

**Participants are exempt if they:

  • Are in receipt of BTEA or VTOS
  • Have a full medical card

Some Courses have additional Fees - these are outlined accordingly.