About the Support Service

About the Support Service

Welcome to the Further Education Support Service website

 

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Fáilte go dtí suíomh gréasáin na Seirbhíse Tacaíochta don Bhreisoideachas
The Further Education Support Service supports Department of Education and Skills funded Providers

'Supporting Providers of Further Education in delivering quality-assured programmes and services to learners'

 

 

 


The Further Education Support Service (FESS) was established in 1997. The Support Service is a full-time, year-round consultancy service operating through the Education and Training Boards (ETBs). The funding for this service is provided by the Department of Education and Skills.

The Support Service currently supports the Department of Education and Skills funded centres registered with QQI. These centres are divided on a regional basis between the Support Officers who are located in the following ETBs:

  • City of Dublin ETB
  • Cavan and Monaghan ETB
  • Kildare and Wicklow ETB
  • Tipperary ETB