Full-time courses

Full-time QQI-certified day courses in business, health, beauty, computing, engineering, art/design, and sport/leisure.

Part-time courses

Part-time QQI-certified courses in Applied Health & Social Sciences, Art & Design, Business, Media, Fashion, Hairdressing & Beauty, Computing & Engineering and Sport & General Studies.

School of Music

The School of Music at GTI offers instrumental as well as theory classes.


GTI Closed Monday October 16th and Tuesday 17th Due To Severe Weather Warning

In line with DES guidelines on Severe Weather Warning, GTI will be closed tomorrow Monday October 16th and Tuesday October 17th.

Teamwork Outdoor Trip

Recently, two class groups in GTI completed part of their teamwork module assessment by participating in a number of outdoor activities. Emergency Care Services and Security Services classes went to Abbey Hill near Aughnish Bay in Co Clare. Their tasks included orienteering, pacing, hill walking and first aid practicals. They were accompanied by their teachers Andreas Baumann and Catherine Fahy

You may view the short video of their work here

Part-time Evening Courses October-December 2017

Part-time evening courses commenced early October for the Autumn term. Courses run on Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday evenings. Learners will have opportunities to upskill by partaking in courses with QQI certification or take courses which have a social or personal interest. Check out the full range of courses here. Enrolment for Spring term will begin in December.

Visiting Erasmus+ students from Madrid

Well done to the visiting Erasmus+ students from Madrid who have just completed a very successful Healthcare work placement with elderly clients at St Marys Residential Care Centre in Shantalla Road, Galway City. Picture shows the students with GTI Healthcare Teacher, Ann Jennings. Students from Healthcare courses in GTI will travel later in the year to Madrid for work placements.

Beauty Classes Training Days

First Year Beauty students have taken part in training with various beauty product companies at the start of their course. These companies include INGLOT Professional Training, 'Deplieve' Waxing Introductory Training and Dermalogica.

Student Induction Days

Many class groups have taken part in Student Induction days in September. These days are an opportunity for a class group to bond, develop teamwork skills and get to know their classmates in a non academic environment. Some examples are  - Health Science classes and Beauty Therapy classes took part in teamwork exercises in Petersburg Outdoor Education Centre. Hairdressing students went to a Professional Beauty exhibition in Dublin and GTI Engineering and Construction classes went to the National Ploughing Championships in Tullamore, Co.Offaly.

GTI Concept Hair Salon

Second Year students will once again operate their "Concept Hair Salon" in Room 21 from 1pm to 4pm on Thursdays starting 28th Sept. For appointment, text  087 6173661. Blow drys only. Models are also required for barbering classes, Thursdays 10am-12pm. GTI Room 21 text 087 6173661 for appointment, walk ins welcome. Free gents hair cuts

Erasmus+ Work Placements for GTI Students

Over 80 students from GTI will participate in Erasmus+ work placements in Europe between October 2017 and May 2018. 12 students from GTI Sports Department will travel to Glasgow for work placements on October 22nd . The placements are funded by the European Commission and managed by Leargas in Ireland. The students develop general workplace skills, language skills and gain experience of other European cultures. Please visit www.gtieurope2017.weebly.com for more information.

GTI Programmes & Services

Click on the link to see all that GTI has to offer from the learners' perspective.



Student Finance

For all queries relating to maintenance grants and student finance information, see www.studentfinance.ie or the Student Universal Support Ireland website  www.susi.ie

For students applying for BTEA & VTOS grants see the link below to download application forms