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The Progressive College Network is newly formed organisation to meet the demand for an alternate representative body for the private college community in Ireland. The objectives of the organisation are:
The Progressive College Network (PCN) is dedicated to quality delivery of English Language courses and the satisfaction of our students, who, at the end of the day are customers. We want to ensure that Ireland is a world renowned destination for students wishing to hone their English language skills while experiencing the culture and history Ireland has to offer. With that in mind, we also need to remember that the students have a responsibility to attend class and maintain an attendance rate of 85% (in accordance with student visa regulations and course terms & conditions).
The Progressive College Network was formed with the clear goal and ethos of providing a coherent voice for language schools who wish to set themselves apart as quality institutions. We want quality to be the main focus of our institutions and have developed guidelines, best practices and QA measures to achieve this.
Each PCN institution follows guidelines which are laid down clearly for all members.
All PCN Institutions are expected to:
Institutions discovered not to be strictly adhering to PCN guidelines, are subject to sanctions and the possibility of being permanently removed from the Private College Network.
The founding members of the organisation include the following colleges: