Leaving Cert exam helpline now open

A special Leaving Certificate exam helpline is now open for students who received their results this morning.

A special Leaving Certificate exam helpline is now open for students who received their results this morning.

THE National Parents Council post-primary launched the new helpline at 10am today to assist Leaving Certificate students, their parents, and teachers. It provides information on the points system, exam rechecks, repeating exams, CAO procedures, apprenticeships and other training.

The helpline is staffed by members of the Institute of Guidance Counsellors.

The Exam Helpline can be reached on 1800-265165 and will be open from 10am-7pm tomorrow (the day of the results), 8am-7pm on Thursday, 10am-2pm on Friday.

It will reopen on Monday, August 20 – the day the CAO results are due to be sent out. t is also worth noting that support services and guidance are available, both within schools and elsewhere.