QQI Accredited, Est. 1986

QQI College delivering Childcare CoursesMontessori CoursesHealthcare TrainingSpecial Needs Assistant Training and Business Courses that are QQI Accredited

Since 1986, the College of Progressive Education has been a Leading provider of QQI accredited Childcare & Montessori Courses, Healthcare Courses,  Special Needs Assistant Training and Business Courses in Ireland. Part of The City Education Group since 2013, the College is joined by Ashfield College, City Colleges & Oscars International in this dynamic private education group headquartered in Dublin City Centre.

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A Message of Support During These Challenging Times

During these unprecedented and challenging times, The College of Progressive Education is committed to helping our students in any way we can

During these challenging times brought upon the COVID-19 threats, The College of Progressive Education is fully committed to providing support to our students in any way we can.

In our commitment to our students’ learning, live classes are being delivered as normal via our online platform. All classes will proceed as scheduled unless otherwise advised.

Our SNA Tutor Chloe Harrington has some words of support for all of our students.

Our tutors are here to support our students in every step of the way towards the move to the online classroom.

QQI Courses

Special Needs Assistant (SNA)

Our SNA courses have continually developed over this time ensuring that our SNA’s are equipped with the most comprehensive portfolio of skills in order to provide positive learning experiences for any child with a specific special need.

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With over 30 years’ experience in delivering high quality childcare training courses, the College provides students with the most comprehensive and relevant training

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Progressive College ECCE with Montessori Course


Our QQI accredited Montessori Courses are delivered Nationwide and are ideal for students wishing to pursue a career in the field of Montessori Education.

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The School of Healthcare provides nationally accredited Healthcare Courses for Healthcare Assistants and for those wishing to progress into Nursing.

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Enrol now in our QQI Level 6 Major Awards in Executive Management Studies or Advanced Business Studies. Ask us about our upcoming QQI business courses in Procurement and Purchasing, Entrepreneurship, Project Management and more.

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Enrol now in our QQI courses in Training & Development and become a qualified instructor.

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Professional Diplomas & Degrees

Professional Diplomas

The College of Progressive Education is excited to launch our Professional Diploma courses delivered in class in Dublin City Centre and online Enrolling Now For April 2020

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Contact us now to enquire about our Undergraduate Degrees for our Autumn 2020 term in Childcare and Business. Mixed delivery in Dublin City Centre.

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