What is the LCVP?

This is an optional add-on programme for students taking the traditional Leaving Certificate.

An enhanced Leaving Certificate

Two Broad Areas of Study called Link Modules are taken:

  • Preparation for the World of Work
  • Enterprise Education


Students can use the LCVP as one of their 6 subjects when calculating points for college.

The Universities and Institutes of Technology are awarding the following points:

  • Distinction 66 points
  • Merit points 46 points
  • Pass points 28 points