Westport College of Further Education has been approved for an Erasmus + grant for 2018-2020 of €183,471. This grant will allow Westport College of Further Education to send a total of 115 staff and students on Erasmus+ placements over the next 2 years. The grant will cover students travel expenses and pay them up to … Continue reading Erasmus+ Funding
Two of our Healthcare Support students have returned from placement in a Nursing Home in Iceland. The students spent 3 weeks working in a Nursing Home in Grindavík. Grindavík is a fishing town at the Southern Peninsula at the southwest coast of Iceland. It is one of the few cities with a harbour at this … Continue reading 2 Students Return from Erasmus + Placement in Iceland
Westport College of Further Education in partnership with Haapsalu Vocational Education and Training Centre in Estonia would like to welcome 2 students Maris Meriste and Anne Hansberg who are currently completing their Erasmus + placement in Tourmakeady. These students are studying Tourism in their college in Estonia. Westport College of Further Education will be sending … Continue reading Welcome to Erasmus+ students from Estonia
This is a promotional video that highlights the benefits of an Erasmus+ placement in Lagos, Portugal. These placements are for our Beauty Students.
We recently had 2 Teachers from Estonia visit the College as part of our Erasmus+ Programme. Here is some of what they had to say: https://youtu.be/-icYayJYV2E
Westport College of Further Education this morning welcomed Elerin Ein and Hanna-Liisa Holm from Estonia who will be completing their Erasmus+ placement in Hotel Westport. We wish them the best of luck in their placement. The students are from Pärnumaa Vocational Education Centre (PVEC), a vocational school, situated in south-west of Estonia, in Pärnu
Recently a group of our students returned from the south of France from a three week Erasmus work placement. A total of seven students qualified for the placement from our Agriculture, Horticulture and Motor Technology Departments. Our students were based in a college near the city of Nimes. From there, they worked on a vineyard and in a local Garden … Continue reading Erasmus + Paid Placements at Westport College of Further Education
A group of 7 students will travel to France on Sunday 19th February and return on 12th March. These students are from the Motor Technolgy, Agriculture Level 5, Agriculture Level 6 and Horticulture Level 6 class.We wish all the students the best of luck in their placements and hope they gain maximum benefit from this exciting … Continue reading Erasmus + Trip to France