Business with Insurance

Course Description


This programme will provide students with a foundation in insurance principles and the types of insurance available. It will also provide students with an insight into the Insurance Industry and provide them with the necessary skills to enter into the business arena.

Course Content

  • Insurance
  • Accounting Manual and Computerised
  • Business Law
  • Spreadsheet Methods
  • Word Processing
  • Business Administration
  • Communications
  • Work Experience

Modules offered may be subject to change



QQI Business Studies Award: 5M2102

Progression / Employment

Students will acquire the skills necessary to take up employment in the Insurance, Banking or general Financial Industry sectors.  Students may be eligible to apply to Third Level Colleges through the Higher Education Links Scheme.  Links to third level from Business 5M2102

Entry Requirements

Ordinary Level Leaving Certificate/Leaving Certificate Applied. Applications are welcome from mature students or those with appropriate work experience. All entry is subject to interview.

Applicants will be asked for one written reference, copy EU Passport or GNIB card or Irish Residence Permit or Labour Market Permission letter

For applicants whose first language is not English, evidence of English language proficiency may be required.  If appropriate, Whitehall College of Further Education will conduct an English language assessment.