Glossary Of Terms
For people new to adult education some of the terms used can be a little confusing. Below is a list of some of the abbreviations used on this website.
- BTEI: Back to Education Initiative
- CAO: Central Applications Office
- ECDL: European Computer Driving Licence.
- ESF: European Social Fund
- FETAC: Further Education and Training Awards Council.
- HETAC: Further Education and Training Awards Council.
- HEI: Higher Education Institute
- KWETB: Kildare and Wicklow Education and Training Board
- NFQ: National Framework of Qualifications
- SCP: School Completion Programme
- SUSI: Student Universal Support Ireland
- VTOS: Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme