Adult Education Evening Classes Autumn 2019

Information & Registration Evening Monday 23rd September from 7 to 8pm

QQI LEVEL 5 UNDERSTANDING SPECIAL NEEDS Monday 7-10pm (10 weeks) plus 1 Saturday. Cost €250

The purpose of this award is to equip learners with the knowledge and skills and competence required to work effectively under direction in a special needs setting. This award will also give learners an understanding of the context of special needs, the associated issues and approaches

ART Monday 7-9pm (8 weeks). Cost €90

Whether you are a complete beginner or returning to the world of painting this class is for you. Each class will have an element of theory included in order to understand the basics as well as developing your skill.

FLOWER ARRANGING Monday 7-9pm (8 weeks). Cost €90

This class is calling anyone with a love of flowers. Learn many of the skills to master the beautiful art of floristry with our tutor who has years of experience as a florist.

LINO PRINTING Monday 7-9pm (8 weeks). Cost €90

Learn the art of block printing through the medium of lino-printing. This class will focus on the technique of cutting; leading to the registering and printing of a simple black and white print. If time allows the classwill progress to the introduction of colour.

YOGA WITH MINDFULNESS Monday 7-8.30pm (8 weeks). Cost €90

This course is suitable for complete beginners in addition to those with some exposure to yoga and/or mindfulness. The classes will include yoga postures (asana), breathwork (pranayama) and mindfulness meditation practices. A regular yoga and mindfulness practice promotes physical and mental wellbeing.

FIRST AID RESPONDER Monday 7-9pm (8 weeks). Cost €105*

This course will equip the learner with the necessary practical skills, knowledge and confidence to give effective life support, diagnose and treat injuries or illness, and maintain care and comfort of a patient who has become suddenly ill or injured in the workplace or elsewhere until the arrival of emergency medical services. * An extra €10 on top of fees for certification.

CONVERSATIONAL SPANISH (8 weeks) Monday 7-9pm. Cost €90

Are you a regular visitor to a Spanish speaking country or just have a love of learning languages. Why not enroll for this class?

BAKING AND SUGARCRAFT (8 weeks) Monday 7-9pm. Cost €90

Learn how to bake and decorate simple cookies and cupcakes. Bake from scratch and learn how to pipe buttercream. Also learn how to royal ice your cookies. This course includes baking a cake, torting, filling, crumb coating and applying fondant, along with some simple celebration decorations you can use for any occasion.

SIGN LANGUAGE (8 weeks) Monday 7-9pm. Cost €90

Communication is a key element in life and sign language is a wonderful alternative way of communication.

BASIC DIY AND HOME MAINTENANCE (8 weeks) Monday 7-9pm. Cost €90

This class will cover topics including simple plumbing, repairs, hanging shelves and other jobs that need attention around the house! It will include demonstrations and hands on where possible.

SEWING & DRESSMAKING (8 weeks) Monday 7-9pm. Cost €90

This class is for those whose wish to be creative with their sewing machine. It is for beginners and improvers. A sewing machine will be required for this class.

INTERIOR DESIGN (8 weeks) Monday 7-9pm. Cost €90

This course is for those who are looking for tips and ideas to make the most of their home. It will teach you how to breathe new life into your abode looking at revamping old pieces of furniture, clever lighting ideas and using colour effectively.

BEGINNERS BRIDGE CLASS (10 weeks) Monday 7-9pm. Cost €120

This class is for absolute beginners as well as those who wish to do a revision course given by a CBAI accredited teacher. Learn to play bridge in a fun and informative way. This 10 week course will give you the basic knowledge to start playing one of the world’s most popular card games.

UPSKILL IN IT Monday 7-9pm (8 weeks). Cost €90

This course is designed for individuals that are new to computers or want to gain confidence in using a computer in day to day tasks. Topics include keyboard skills, Microsoft Word, emails, attaching documents and much more. This course will also cover Excel which is used in accounts and budgeting.

Terms & Conditions
• Enrolments can be made online, over the phone or in the school office during school hours
• Courses commence week beginning Monday 30th September 2019
• Fee Reduction: (70% of the tuition fee applies to the following categories) to the nearest €5. Full Medical Card holder - evidence of entitlement to fee reduction, full medical card must be produced in advance of course
• Admission to courses is confined to those over 16 years who have left full-time second level education
• Courses will only be formed when there is sufficient enrolled applicants
• Fees are non refundable once a course has commenced
• In the case of the cancellation of a course payments will be refunded
• All fees must be paid on or before the registration
• The school reserves the right to close a course or to modify it in any manner it deems suitable at any time
• The provision of classes may vary during midterm breaks
• Responsibility cannot be accepted for loss or damage of property of students
• All visitors to Glenart College must comply with all safety rules and regulations
Sinead Donoher on 0402 32149 or email
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