CFE Westport – Office Administration Level 5

Office Administration Level 5

QQI Code 5M1997(Level 5)

CFE Westport, Mayo

1 Year (Starts September)

Course Aims

This course primarily focuses on preparation for work in an office environment, but many students use it as a stepping stone for entry to third level courses in the areas of business, computers and accountancy.  Work placement is a mandatory element to the course and allows students to gain uo to 3 weeks experience in a busy office environment.  Some students also use this course as useful preparation for subsequent third level studies.


  • Communications5N0690
  • Work Experience5N1356
  • Database Methods5N0783
  • Information & Administration5N1389
  • Text Production5N1422
  • Word Processing5N1358
  • Spreadsheet Methods5N1977
  • Web Authoring5N1910


This is a PLC course and college fees apply for this course however if you are in receipt of a social welfare payment you may be eligible for a fee reduction.

You may also be eligible to avail of a Back to Education Allowance (BTEA). The BTEA is an educational opportunities scheme for persons in receipt of certain social welfare payments and who wish to pursue an approved full-time second or third level course of education in an approved college leading to a recognised qualification.