Springboard+ offers a choice of free, part-time and intensive conversion courses in higher education from certificate, to degree, to post-graduate level. Most of these courses are offered on a part time basis for a maximum of 12 months and open to all eligilble applicants regardless of their employment status.  Springboard+ courses are available to the unemployed, returners (formerly homemakers), formerly self-employed, the employed and recent graduates.  

All applications are made through the Springboard+ website which also has detailed information on eligibility


Applications for Springboard+ courses that started in September 2018 are now closed.


Springboard+ courses starting in September 2018 at IT Tallaght 


Higher Diploma in Science in Computing Level 8 2 Years Part time

BSc Honours Cloud Computing & DevOps Level 8

BSc (Hons) Computing with Software Development / IT Management (1 year add on) Level 8

BSc Honours Computing with Data Analytics (1 year Add on ) Level 8

BSc in Data Analytics with Digital Marketing Level 7

Certificate in Cloud Solutions Architecture Level 7

Certificate in Cloud, Provisioning, Management & Security with AWS Certification Level 7

Certificate in Networking, Security & Scripting Level 7

Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Technology Level 7




Springboard+ is co-funded by the Irish Government and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014-2020.



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