Galway Technical Institute

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.


Return to Onsite Activity - Notice to Students

The Stakeholders working group met on April 8th, 2021, to discuss further phased return for learners in FET settings commenced on March 15th.

Virtual Open Day and Information Sessions

Further virtual Information sessions for Leaving Certificates  will be 15th and 29th April at 6pm. See for details and video testimonials from past and present students as well as video presentations from teachers on many courses for all interested applicants wishing to upskill or reskill etc.

APPLY NOW! for full-time courses 2021-22

GTI's Online Application System is now OPEN Follow us on our social media platforms @gtigalway. New courses for September 2021 include Pre-University Arts, Pre-University IT Skills (Arts and Social Sciences Department); Logistics and Distribution and Law & Criminology (Business Department) and Animal Care: Dog Grooming (Applied Health Science Department)

COVID-19 Notice for Visitors

GTI buildings and carparks remain closed to the public except by appointment.   Visitors must contact reception in advance and book an appointment time.Telephone  091 581342 from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday or email queries to: GTI Visitor Form must be completed before entering the premises. Visitor log must be completed to facilitate contact tracing. Face coverings must be worn and hand sanitising protocols observed.

Welcome Back

We hope you all had a relaxing Easter break. 𝐖𝐞𝐥𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐞 𝐁𝐚𝐜𝐤 to our students and staff returning onsite to complete essential practicals as part of their course requirements and to all of our students returning to online learning. We look forward to working with you all this term, helping you to complete your course work and assessments.

We encourage everyone to continue follow the COVID guidelines, by wearing a face mask, hand sanitising and social distancing.

Welcome Back everyone.

'9 to 9' Challenge- Get Active Today!

GTI Students & Staff....Looking for a NEW Challenge for April?

Why not sign up for Galway Sports Partnerships new 𝟗 𝐭𝐨 𝟗 challenge. With the March for March challenge being such a fantastic success, 𝟗 𝐭𝐨 𝟗 challenges you to get active from the 9th April to the 9th May. There are 3 challenges to choose from:

1️⃣ Firstly, you can sign up to your local leader board and see how your friends and neighbours are doing!

Accounting Technician Apprenticeship (Level 6 QQI Advanced Certificate in Accounting)

Accounting Technician Apprenticeship (Level 6 QQI Advanced Certificate in Accounting) 

What is the Accounting Technician Apprenticeship? 

The Accounting Technician Apprenticeship is a two-year, work-based learning programme which leads to a Level 6 QQI Advanced Certificate in Accounting.

Part-Time Adult Education September 2021

GTI are now accepting applications for September 2021 for our range of exciting Part-Time programmes. Choose from online, blended and classroom-based delivery across areas like Business and Accounting, Law, Childcare, Care Skills, Languages, Media, Hair, Beauty and much more. 𝗔𝗣𝗣𝗟𝗬 𝗡𝗢𝗪 at

GTI Caretaker John Kerrigan Retires

Today GTI wished our much loved caretaker John Kerrigan a very happy and well earned retirement, after 42 years of looking after the GTI building to such an incredible standard. Thank you John for all your hard work and dedication, and congratulations on your retirement from all the staff and students at GTI.  (Pictured L-R: Alison Ward- GTI Deputy Principal, John Kerrigan-GTI Caretaker, Geraldine Gibbons-GTI Principal, John McLoughlin-GTI Deputy Principal)

Essential Onsite Activities at GTI

GTI Security and Sports & Physical Therapy students were onsite today in GTI completing essential assessment activities and demonstrations as part of their course requirements. The SPT class gained certification in their Infection Control assessments, with the Security students carrying out a range of role play demonstrations. Well done to all students involved, continuing to follow the COVID guidelines.