Waterford & Wexford Education and Training Board

WWETB is one of 16 ETBs established under the Education & Training Boards Bill which was enacted on 1st July 2013.  WWETB came into being as a result of the amalgamation of following; City of Waterford Vocational Education Committee, County Waterford Vocational Education Committee, County Wexford Vocational Education Committee and the Training Functions of SOLAS.

Waterford and Wexford Education and Training Board (WWETB)/Bord Oideachais agus Oiliúna Phort Láirge agus Loch Garman is a statutory body which has responsibility for education, training and youth service provision in counties Waterford and Wexford supporting a population of over 260,000 people.

Waterford and Wexford Education and Training Board aims to place the interests of the learner/student at the centre of everything we do. Presently we are working to develop an integration agenda and strategic plan for the organisation to ensure we achieve this aim.

  • 20,400 Students & Learners
  • 1,489 Staff
  • 668 Different Courses
  • 24 Further Education & Training Centres
  • 13 Post Primary Colleges
  • 3 Community Schools under Joint Trusteeship
  • €100m annual budget
  • 319 Companies Supported
  • 13 different apprenticeships (with 295 different employers)

WWETB is currently responsible for a variety of programmes including;

Post Primary

Junior Certificate

Transition Year

Leaving Certificate

Leaving Certificate Applied

Initiative (BTEI)

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programmes

School Completion

Post Leaving Certificate


Further Education

Adult Guidance Service

Adult Literacy


Back to Education

Community Education

Community Training including- CTC, LTL, STP

English for Speakers of Other Languages

Skills for Work

Training Services

Vocational Training

Opportunities Scheme



Youth Services


Business Website Address: http://waterfordwexford.etb.ie/

Business Phone Number: (053) 912 3799

Business Contact Email: info@wwetb.ie