UCC Adult Continuing Education (ACE)


ACEACE (Adult Continuing Education) at University College Cork is the longest established dedicated centre for adult and lifelong learning in the Irish university system.

For almost 70 years, ACE has been providing opportunities in lifelong learning for all adults irrespective of age and previous educational achievements. Over the past several decades, ACE has developed a strong tradition of delivering university accredited Continuing Professional Development and Executive Education programmes to hundreds of professionals in a wide range of disciplines.

The NAS Centre are delighted to partner with ACE in bringing UCC to Waterford. ACE will be offering a number of part-time programmes here in the NAS  Centre for the 2014/2015 academic year. These programmes are all fully accredited by UCC, one of Ireland’s easing 5* universities. Programme participants will be registered at UCC and will graduate at UCC upon completion. Classes will be delivered by a highly experienced teaching team comprising of both academics and practitioners working in collaboration with UCC’s academic departments. These courses all combine ACE @ UCC’s winning formula to progress your career:

  •  Ÿ Industry-focused courses
  •  Ÿ Jointly delivered by UCC academic experts and senior industry practitioners
  •  Ÿ Highly valued by industry and employers
  •  Ÿ Accredited by leading professional bodies

Courses commencing autumn 2014:


Disability and Autism Studies




Learning & Development (accredited by IITD)



Health and Safety (accredited by IOSH)


For further details on these programmes, please contact:

Adult Continuing Education, University College Cork

t: +353 21 4904700

e: [email protected]

w: http://study.ucc.ie/ace/cpd