Careers rarely develop the way we plan them. Our career path often takes many twists and turns, with particular events, choices and people influencing our direction.

We asked Ciaran Walsh from Forestry Careers Ireland to give some advice for people considering this job:

Ciaran Walsh

Forestry Professional

Forestry Careers Ireland

Read more

Ciaran Walsh
My currently role is quite different and often reliant on others to complete certain parts of work before I could progress my workload which can be frustrating but once you’re aware of it you can plan accordingly. The outdoors element of the role are quite varied as I could be looking at a greenfield site that is potentially being planted, in a mature forest considering a forest plan, inspecting a felling licence or a claimed site. There is a variety to the role which makes it quite appealing.
Close

Investigative?
Investigative
The Investigative person will usually find a particular area of science to be of interest. They are inclined toward intellectual and analytical activities and enjoy observation and theory. They may prefer thought to action, and enjoy the challenge of solving problems with clever technology. They will often follow the latest developments in their chosen field, and prefer mentally stimulating environments.
All Courses
PLC Progression Routes
PLC Points Calculator
CAO Points Calculator
CAO Video Guide

Sligo College of Further Education
University of Limerick - UL
Monaghan Institute
Career Interviews
Sector Profiles
School Subjects (LC)
College Courses
Close
Study Skills
Other
Work Experience (School)
CV & Interview Preparation
Logo for


Upcoming Events

Monday, July 16, 2018
Computer Summer Camps
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Computer Summer Camps
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Monday, July 23, 2018
Computer Summer Camps
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
See more events

About Us

read more

Why us?

94% of students complete their programme.

Undergraduate Entrance Scholarships valued at €2,000

State of the art facilities including the award winning Lime Tree Theatre

Off–Campus Placement programme and study abroad opportunities

MIC graduates are found at the top level of many sectors nationally and internationally, most notably education, psychology, public policy development and media and communications.

Ormonde College of Further Education is centrally located in the heart of Kilkenny city and accessed by regional and provincial buses. The main building and campus of the college occupies a site of notable historical significance.

We offer a diverse range of fully certified and quality assured programmes at Level 5 and 6 on the National Framework of Qualifications.

Learner grades and progression to employment and higher education are consistently high. The college has developed agreements with a number of Institutes of Technology in order to secure progression for OCFE students into third level education programmes. 


Career Articles

Recent Notices


Upcoming Events

Thursday, February 07, 2019
Open Day / Interview Day 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Open Day / Interview Day 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Open Day / Interview Day 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Open Day / Interview Day 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
See all college events
Back to top