Galway Technical Institute

Autumn 2021 - Phased Return to onsite learning

GTI will continue to operate a phased return to all on-site activities this term in line with the Safe Return Plan published by the Department of Further & Higher Education, Research, Innovation & Science in June 2021. Practical classes will continue to be prioritised for onsite class. The Stakeholders working group met in September 2021, to discuss phased reopening of FET (Further Education and Training) activities, to support the Autumn 2021 term. ETBI  released ETBI Further Education COVID19 Procedures Version 2.1 document which is consistent with the prevailing public health advice and the advice from the relevant Government departments.The FET overarching guidelines continue to apply. The return of FET provision will continue in this phased approach and in accordance with current Government Plan  COVID 19-Reframing the challenge,continuing our recovery and reconnecting