The Institute offers a range of programmes from short training courses and organisational development interventions to accredited Certificate, Diploma and Degrees. Whether you are looking for a short skills development course or a longer term accredited programme, the IPA can meet your development needs.
New Courses in IT - Network, Administrator and Security
We are delighted to announce a new suite of IT Network, Administrator and Security courses that will be delivered in the coming months, a selection of which are below. View the IT Network, Administrator and Security Courses brochure here or click on the links below to view individual courses.
Introduction to Ethical Hacking
CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP)
EC Council Certified Ethical Hacker
EC Council Certified Chief Information Security Officer
Microsoft Technology Associate - Security Fundamentals
Microsoft Technology Associate - Network Fundamentals
Further courses will be announced including a number of (ISC)2 accredited courses.
MS in Computer Science by Negotiated Learning (Cloud Computing Stream)
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) - Information Technology Management
Bachelor of Business Studies (Hons) - Information Systems Management
Diploma in Computer Studies
The following courses are offered as part of the Diploma in Computer Studies however they can also be taken as stand alone courses:
CIW - Certified Internet Webmaster
Systems Development Techniques and Project Management
The IPA runs the following annual IT Conferences:
Heads of IS in Local Authorities Conference
Public Sector IT Conference (in conjunction with the Irish Computer Society)