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Kilbeggan Further Education & Training

About Us

Kilbeggan FET Centre is located in the Midlands Gateway Business Park. Our spacious and modern facility includes a large kitchen, IT Room and general learning  suites.  

The centre has five members of staff with an array of teaching qualifications from home economics and biology to ICT and maths. 

Kilbeggan FET provides a learning environment where students can excel both academically and socially, having been inspected in 2016 and receiving an outstanding Report Kilbeggan FET staff strive to ensure that the young individuals that enter their facility leave a more confident, self assured, educated young person that is ready to continue their educational journey or enter the world of work. 

Click here to view our Inspection Report for the Dept of Education and Science


Stephen Gaye

Centre Coordinator

Stephen has worked at the centre since 2015 and was promoted to Centre Coordinator in early 2021 from assistant coordinator. Coming from an educational background of Physics and Mathematics he specialises in numeracy skills and teaches maths across all QQI levels within the centre. He also teaches Research and Study Skills at QQI Level 5. 

SOLAS the Further Education and Training Agency is responsible of the Longford Westmeath Education Training Board, who funds and manages the Kilbeggan Further Education and Training Centre. 

Youthreach Programme is co-funded by the Irish Government, the European Social Fund and the Youth Employment Initiative as part of the ESF Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014-2020.  

Learners on the Youthreach programme are entitled to receive a training allowance. Additional allowances for meal, travel and accommodation are also available. 

Block A, Marlinstown Office Park, 
Co. Westmeath, 
N91 RW96

(044) 934 8389