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John Harding

Mechanical Engineer

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To be an engineer, a person must firstly have a degree. Having an interest in what you are working at is always half the battle. Being technically minded is also a great benefit.
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Course Code:  5M2009
Award Code(s):  5M2009
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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If you are interested in this course, then some of these occupations may be of interest. These suggestions are related by Career Sector and Career Interests, and may be worth exploring.
Charity Officer   Equality Officer  
Community Welfare Officer   Psychologist - Educational  
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IT Trainer   Lecturer - Third Level   
Teacher - Physical Education   Teacher - Post Primary  
Art Therapist   Guidance Counsellor - Post Primary  
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Teacher - Agricultural Science   Lecturer / Teacher- Further Education  
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Staff Trainer   Teacher - Learning Support / Resource  
Montessori Teacher   Funeral Director  
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Vision Rehabilitation Therapists   Health Educator/Promotion Officer  
Nurse - Intellectual Disability   Nurse - Psychiatric / Mental Health Care  
Nurse - General   Paramedic / Emergency Medical Technician  
Speech & Language Therapist   Acupuncturist  
Psychologist - Sports   Probation Officer  
Garda   Psychologist - Clinical  
Counsellor   Music Therapist  
Occupational Therapist   Social Care Worker / Practitioner  
Aid Worker - humanitarian   Clergy / Religious Ministers  
Psychotherapist   Social Worker  
Community Development Worker   Guidance Counsellor - Adult Education  
Careers Adviser   Community Education Officer  

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This course prepares people for careers typically found in the sectors below. You can explore information relating to these sectors by clicking on the titles below.
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Progression Routes

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This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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